Sessions C

Annunciation of the Lord, Intermediate

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Intermediate Session Isaiah 7:10-14 Luke 1:26-38 Opening Prayer Let us Pray. God our Father, you give us loving parents who care for us in the best way they can. Thank you for giving us life through them. Guide them as they show us how to follow your ways, and give us patience and humility to respect them and to listen. Help us be open to all that you...

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Annunciation of the Lord, Junior High

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Junior High Session Isaiah 7:10-14 Luke 1:26-38 Opening Prayer Let us Pray. Loving God, You called Mary, a humble servant, to be Jesus’ mother. Help us keep in mind, too, that we are truly humble. Remind us to keep Mary before us as a model of obedience. Like her, help us follow your ways even when it would be easier to do things our own way. As Mary did...

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Joseph, Spouse of Mary, Catechist

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Catechist Background and Preparation To prepare for this session, read all the readings. 2 Samuel 7:4-5a, 12-14a, 16 Romans 4:13, 16-18 Matthew 1:16, 18-21, 24a (1st Option) The Word in Liturgy As you read these scriptures, pay attention to the things that make you wonder. What questions arise for you? Do you hear something new today in these words? Read...

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Nativity of the Lord, A-C, Catechist

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Catechist Background and Preparation To prepare for this session, read all the readings. Readings for Mass at Midnight Isaiah 9:1-6 Ps. 96:1-3, 11-13 Titus 2:11-14 Luke 2:1-14 Spend a few minutes reflecting on what these readings mean for you today. Is there a particular reading that appeals to you? Is there a word or image that engages you? Read the...

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Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Catechist

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Catechist Background and Preparation To prepare for the session read all the readings. Zechariah 12:10-11; 13:1 Psalm 63: 2-6, 8-9 Galatians 3:26-29 Luke 9:18-24 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 stood out to you? Read the Word in...

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Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Primary

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Primary Session Luke 9:18-24 Opening Prayer Let us pray. Dear Jesus, thank you for loving us so much that you were willing to suffer for us. Help us to know you better. Help us live as your disciples, even if that means suffering. Amen. Opening Life Reflection Invite the children to play a short game of Follow the Leader or Simon Says. You may be the...

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Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Intermediate

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Intermediate Session Zechariah 12:10-11; 13:1 Luke 9:18-24 Opening Prayer Let us pray. Dear Jesus, thank you for calling us to be your disciples. Help us to live as your disciples, even when it is difficult. Amen. Opening Life Reflection Invite the children to think of a time when a parent, friend, or other trusted loved one asked them to do something...

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Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Junior High

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Junior High Session Zechariah 12:10-11 Luke 9:18-24 Opening Prayer Let us pray. Dear Jesus, you are the Messiah. Thank you for allowing us to know you as our Savior and our friend. Be with us as we live each day as your disciples. Help us to remember that, even when we are hurting, you are with us. Amen. Opening Life Reflection Invite the young people to...

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Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Catechist

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Catechist Background and Preparation To prepare for the session read all the readings. 1 Kings 17:17-24 Psalm 30:2, 4, 5-6, 11-13 Galatians 1:11-19 Luke 7:11-17 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 stood out to you? Read the Word in...

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Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Primary

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Primary Session Luke 7:11-17 Opening Prayer Let us pray. Dear God, thank you for creating us and for giving us bodies that can play and learn. Help us to use our bodies to show your love to the world. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen. Opening Life Reflection The theme for today’s session is resurrection of the body. To begin, invite each child...

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