Sessions A

Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A, Intermediate

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Intermediate Session Ezekiel 18:25-28 Matthew 21:28-32 Opening Prayer Let us pray. O God, you made us to love you and each other. Help us to make choices that show our love for you. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen. Opening Life Reflection Today’s topic is moral decision-making. To begin distribute blank sheets of white paper and pencils....

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Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A, Junior High

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Junior High Session Ezekiel 33:7-9 Matthew 18:15-20 Opening Prayer Let us pray. Loving God, thank you for always being there to love and forgive us. Help us to become all that you have created us to be. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen. Opening Life Reflection The theme for today is conversion. To begin, invite the young people to reflect...

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Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A, Junior High

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Junior High Session Ezekiel 18:25-28 Matthew 21:28-32 Opening Prayer Let us pray. Lord God, guide us in all our decisions. Help us to do the right thing. Give us the faith to follow wherever you lead us. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen. Opening Life Reflection The topic for today is moral decision-making. Invite the young people to...

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Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A, Catechist

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Catechist Background and Preparation To prepare for this session, read all the readings. Sirach 27:30–28:7 Psalm 103:1–2, 3–4, 9–10, 11–12 Romans 14:7–9 Matthew 18:21–35 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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Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A, Primary

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Primary Session Matthew 18:21-35 Opening Prayer Let us pray. Loving God, thank you for your forgiving love. Help us to be forgiving too. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen. Opening Life Reflection The topic for today is forgiveness. To begin, brainstorm with the children ways that people show forgiveness. Provide blank sheets of white paper...

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Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A, Intermediate

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Intermediate Session Sirach 27:30-28:7 Matthew 18:21-35 Opening Prayer Let us pray. Forgiving God, we ask your forgiveness for the times we have hurt you and one another. Thank you for loving us and calling us to love each other. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen. Opening Life Reflection The topic for today is forgiveness. To begin write...

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Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A, Junior High

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Junior High Session Sirach 27:30-28:7 Matthew 18:21-35 Opening Prayer Let us pray. Forgiving God, you are compassionate and understanding. Help us to be more understanding and tolerant of one another. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen. Opening Life Reflection The topic for today is forgiveness. To begin, write down two situations on index...

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Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, ABC, Catechist

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Catechist Background and Preparation To prepare for this session read all the readings. Numbers 21:4-9 Psalm 78:1-2, 34-35, 36-37, 38 Philippians 2:6-11 John 3:13-17 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 Word in...

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Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, ABC, Intermediate

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Intermediate Session Numbers 21:4-9 John 3:13-17 Opening Prayer Let us Pray, Eternal God, You showed us your great love by giving your only and beloved Son for us. You sent Jesus to us, knowing he would die on the cross. Through his death on the cross and his rising again to be with you, we know that we will also rejoice triumphantly with you one day....

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Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, ABC, Junior High

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Junior High Session Numbers 21:4-9 John 3:13-17 Opening Prayer Let us Pray, Eternal God and Father, You gave your Son for us. Jesus died on the cross and rose from the dead so that we could be free of sin. Because you love us so much, we will be lifted up with Christ. Until that day help us live in obedience as Jesus did. When suffering comes, let us...

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