Year C

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Catechist

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Catechist Background and Preparation To prepare for the session, read all the readings. Jeremiah 1:4-5, 17-19 Psalm 71:1-4, 5-6, 15, 17 1 Corinthians 12:31-13:13 [or 13:4-13] Luke 4:21-30 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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Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Intermediate

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Intermediate Session Jeremiah 1:4-5, 17-19 Luke 4:21-30   Opening Prayer Let us pray. God of goodness, help us to see the world with your eyes. Give us the courage to stand up for what is good and right. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection The theme for today’s session is our identity as prophets. To begin the...

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Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Junior High

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Junior High Session Jeremiah 1:4-5, 17-19 Luke 4:21-30   Opening Prayer Let us pray. God of Justice, you call us to speak the truth even when it is difficult. Give us the courage to live as prophets in the world. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection Living as a prophet in the world is the focus of today’s session...

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Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Primary

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Primary Session Luke 4:21-30   Opening Prayer Let us pray. Good and loving God, thank you for all the prophets in the world who stand up for what is good and right. Help us to be caring and kind. In the name of Jesus we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection The theme for today’s session is how through our baptism we are called to be prophets....

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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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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, 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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Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Catechists

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Catechist Background and Preparation To prepare for the session, read all the readings. Isaiah 62:1-5 Psalm 96:1-2, 2-3, 7-8, 9-10 1 Corinthians 12:4-11 John 2:1-11 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 you? Read the Word in...

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Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Intermediate

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Intermediate Session Isaiah 62:1-5 John 2:1-11   Opening Prayer Let us pray. Loving God, thank you for our families. Strengthen our family relationships so that our lives together may reflect your love. In the name of Jesus we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection To begin today’s session invite the children to brainstorm all the occasions that...

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Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, Junior High

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Junior High Session Isaiah 62:1-5 John 2:1-11   Opening Prayer Let us pray. Loving God, with all our imperfections you love us still. You delight in who we are. Help us to recognize your love in all our relationships. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.   Opening Life Reflection The main topic for today’s session is the sacrament of...

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