Lifelong Catechesis

Forming Catholic identity across generations
February 20, 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

Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Theme: God wants us to be just and right.

Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s second reading, from James

Step One: Listen to the Word
As you hear this reading, what words or phrases strike you? What image comes to mind from this reading?

Step Two: Look into Your Life

Question for Children: In what specific ways do you share with the poor from what you have been given?

Question for Youth: Who are the people you have met who are against you? Are there people who persecute you because of your faith? How do you treat these people?

Question for Adults: In today’s worldwide community, who are the rich and what does God want of them?