Lifelong Catechesis

Forming Catholic identity across generations
May 22, 2024


Forty days before the Triduum, the Lenten season disposes Catechumens and the faithful to celebrate the paschal mystery through prayer and penitential practices.

Questions of the Week

Third Sunday of Lent

Theme: We must do what God wants.

Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s First Reading from Exodus, the short version

Step One: Listen to the Word
What in this reading touches you? What line or word in this reading caught your ear?

Step Two: Look into Your Life

Question for Children: Share one way in which you “honor your father and mother.”

Question for Youth: Jesus was angry – as we all get at times. When is your anger a good thing? When is it not?

Question for Adults: As you hear the Commandments proclaimed today, which one of them really strikes you?