A Supplemental Lectionary-Based Resource.
Celebrating the Lectionary for Primary Grades provides
15-minute Lectionary-based catechetical sessions for every Sunday and Holyday
of Obligation. It includes reproducible send-home pages for each Sunday
and Holyday of Obligation that families can use to live the message of the
Lectionary and celebrate the seasons of the liturgical year.
This resource picks up where most school religion textbooks and traditional
faith-formation programs leave off, providing children with timely background
and reflection on the seasons of the liturgical year and readings for each
Sunday and Holyday of Obligation. Use of this resource as part of a school
religion or parish religious education program will help children to explore
their Catholic identity through the words of the Lectionary, concepts from
major Church documents, and solemnities, feasts, and memorials of the
liturgical year. This resource is intended for use with children in grades 1-3 (approximately
Paperback, 8 1/2 x 11, 224 pages