Author: RCLB

Second Sunday of Lent, Year C, Primary

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Primary Session Luke 9:28-36   Opening Prayer Let us pray. Dear God, thank you for listening to our prayers. Help us to take the time to talk and listen to you. In the name of Jesus we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection During the season of Lent the Church reminds us of Jesus’ teaching on prayer, fasting, and giving alms. The focus for today...

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Second Sunday of Lent, Year C, Junior High

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Junior High Session Genesis 15:5-12, 17-18 Luke 9:28-36   Opening Prayer Let us pray. O God, just as Jesus was transfigured, may we be transformed this Lent. Change our hearts so that we may love more generously. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection The season of Lent is a time of growth and change. Prayer helps...

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Second Sunday of Lent, Year C, intermediate

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Intermediate Session Genesis 15:5-12, 17-18 Luke 9:28-36   Opening Prayer Let us pray. O God, thank you for hearing our prayers. Teach us to pray so that we may grow closer to you. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection During the season of Lent the Church looks to Jesus’ teaching on prayer, fasting, and almsgiving...

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Second Sunday of Lent, Year C, Catechist

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Catechist Background and Preparation To prepare for the session, read all the readings. Genesis 15:5-12, 17-18 Psalm 27:1, 7-8, 8-9, 13-14 Philippians 3:17-4:1 [or 3:20-4:1] Luke 9:28-36 Spend a few minutes reflecting on what these readings mean for you today. Was there a particular reading which appealed to you? Was there a word or image that engaged...

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First Sunday of Lent, Year C, Intermediate

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Intermediate Session Deuteronomy 26:4-10 Luke 4:1-13   Opening Prayer Let us pray. Dear God, walk with us as we journey through Lent. Help us to grow closer to you. We ask this through your Son, Jesus Christ. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection Today is the First Sunday of Lent and we begin a journey of preparation for Easter. Begin the session...

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First Sunday of Lent, Year C, Primary

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Primary Session Luke 4:1-13   Opening Prayer Let us pray. Dear God, during this season of Lent, fill our hearts with love. Help us to follow Jesus in all we say and do. In the name of Jesus we pray. Amen. Opening Life Reflection On this First Sunday of Lent we begin a time of preparation for Easter. During Lent we reflect on how we are living the...

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First Sunday of Lent, Year C, Junior High

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Junior High Session Deuteronomy 26:4-10 Luke 4:1-13   Opening Prayer Let us pray. Lord God, prepare our hearts as we journey through the season of Lent. Help us to turn away from sin and turn our hearts toward your love. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection On this First Sunday of Lent, we begin a journey of...

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Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Primary

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Primary Session Luke 1:1-4: 4:14-21   Opening Prayer Holy God, help us listen to your voice as you speak to us through the scriptures. In the name of Jesus we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection The topic of today’s session is sacred scripture. If you have access to a colorfully illustrated Children’s Bible, put it in the center of the room....

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Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Junior High

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Junior High Session Nehemiah 8:2-4, 5-6, 8-10 Luke 1:1-4: 4:14-21   Opening Prayer Let us pray. O God, open our hearts to your Holy Word. Guide us and teach us your ways. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection Our main topic for today’s session is sacred scripture. To begin, invite the young people to reflect on...

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Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Intermediate

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Intermediate Session Nehemiah 8:2-4, 5-6, 8-10 Luke 1:1-4: 4:14-21   Opening Prayer Most Holy God, You speak to us through your Holy Word. May the scriptures guide us and teach us how to live. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection The main topic for today’s session is Sacred Scripture. Begin with the following...

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