Thursday, May 30, 2024

National Bible Week – Nov. 12-18

Mark your calendars for November 12-18: The USCCB invites us to celebrate National Bible Week. Resources recommended by the Bishops Resources we recommend for learning about...

Complete-A-Project Bible Search: Jesus, the Good Shepherd

This Complete-A-Project Bible Search Activity is for teacher and students (grades 4-6) working together.

Times to turn to Scripture — a reference list for young Catholics

Many people turn to Scripture to interpret their lives, their feelings, and their world through God's Word. Use this list yourself as a reference, or...

Shadow-Style Stations of the Cross

SR. NANETTE ZEIMET, SND I first became aware of Shadow-Style Stations of the Cross from one of our older infirm Sisters who I believe devised...

Teaching with Parodies — Singing aids learning and memorization of lessons

Sr. Nanette M. Zeimet, SND I have come to learn the value of music and poetry. Twenty years ago I taught my first religious education class....

Rediscovering the Parables: The Question of a Correct Understanding

The parables that Jesus told can be a source of confusion for many people of our times. People wonder why Jesus talked in riddles that often can be difficult to understand. How does a catechist go about deciphering and explaining the point that the Lord was trying to make?

Praying the Scriptures: A Guide for Teens to Engage with God

BY BECKY GROTH "Mom, we read a Bible verse, go around and say what word or sentence jumped out at us, read the verse again,...

Complete-A-Project Bible Search: Loving God the Most

This Complete-A-Project Bible Search activity is for teacher and students (grades 4-6) working together. This Bible Search is based on John 21:1-19.

Complete-A-Project Bible Search: Jesus Enters Jerusalem

You can use this Complete-A-Project Bible Search activity with learners across a broad age range. This Bible Search is based on Matthew 21:1-11, the Gospel at the blessing of the palms on Palm Sunday in Year A.