Lifelong Catechesis

Forming Catholic identity across generations
June 25, 2024

Ordinary Time

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.

Questions of the Week

Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica

Theme: Jesus was speaking about the temple of his body.

Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s Gospel from John

Step One: Listen to the Word
As you listen to this Scripture story today, what is one word or thought that really struck you? What image do you take away from this reading?

Step Two: Look into Your Life

Question for Children: How does the church help "build up" your faith?

Question for Youth: How do your words and actions "build up" or "tear down" the Church?

Question for Adults: What does it mean to you that you have a choice of whether to "build up" or "tear down" the Church? In what way do you have zeal for the Church?