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: Faith is the anchor and force of life.
Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s 2nd Reading
Step One: Listen to the Word
As you hear the words of St. Paul proclaimed in this reading, what strikes you most? What word or phrase caught your ear?
Step Two: Look into Your Life
Question for Children: Jesus teaches us that our faith is is powerful and with it, we can do great things. We can forgive, love, and share with others. Which of these do you do most often?
Question for Youth: The Gospel tells us even a little bit of faith is enough to make amazing things happen. How are you keeping your faith alive and growing? What good things happen in your life because of your faith?
Question for Adults: Being “in Christ” means living as Christ teaches. What signs do you see in your life of generosity, forgiveness, hospitality, or any other of Jesus’ teachings?