Lifelong CatechesisForming Catholic identity across generations
For a large part of the liturgical year, we devote ourselves to listening to the mystery of Christ in all its aspects unfolded as we seek God's truth and understanding.
Theme: Jesus is our food for the journey.
Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s Gospel
Step One: Listen to the Word
As you hear the story of the Lord’s Supper proclaimed today, what words or phrases strike you? What in this reading touches your heart?
Step Two: Look into Your Life
Question for Children: Why do you like receiving Holy Communion?
Question for Youth: What does it mean for you that the bread and wine becomes Jesus’ Body and Blood during the liturgy of the Eucharist? What feelings or ideas does it surface?
Question for Adults: When you receive Holy Communion and hear the words” Body of Christ...Blood of Christ” what are some of the thoughts and feelings that you have?