Document

Has It Ever Happened to You?

This is a set of interview questions to find out about an adult’s experience of being cheated or wronged.

Document

Samson Strong

This is a score card to keep track of physical activities based on Samson from the Old Testament.

Document

Interview Chart for Religious Beliefs

This chart allows students to see the comparison between the beliefs of five major religions and those of the Catholic Church.

Document

Sacred Scripture and the Rules of the Saints

This activity has students work individually and in small groups to read and reflect on the rules of St. Augustine, St. Benedict, and St. Francis.

Document

The Mission of the Church

Jesus has just risen from the tomb. Although you and all the other Christians are overjoyed, you now have to decide what to do. You are one of the followers who has been with Jesus for more than two years. ...

Document

Jesus' Healing Presence

A worksheet that asks students to locate and answer questions about a healing story from each of the Gospels.

Document

Making Connections

Complete the matching exercise below, using your textbook and the Bible to help find the answers.

Document

Laws to Live By Today

Translating Biblical laws into today’s world.

Document

How to Find a Scriptural Reference

Instructions on how to find a Scripture reference, and practice looking up Scripture passages.

Document

Pentecost and the Early Church

The coming of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost was a central event in the life of the early Church. After reading or reviewing chapter 20 of The Catholic Connections Handbook, complete the crossword.

Document

The Holy Spirit

Read or review chapter 17 of The Catholic Connections Handbook, then find the answers to the following clues. Use the letters in the box below to spell out each answer in the spaces below the clue. Cross out each letter ...

Document

The Resurrection of Jesus

The Resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead is God’s greatest miracle. The crossword below is based on the information about Christ’s Resurrection in chapter 16 of The Catholic Connections Handbook. After reading the chapter, complete the crossword.

Document

Jesus Heals

Jesus healed people both physically and spiritually. He calls us to bring God’s healing love into the world just as he did. After reading or reviewing chapter 14 of The Catholic Connections Handbook, complete the crossword.

Document

The Birth of Jesus

The Son of God took on human nature to be like us. His humble birth helps us to understand his love for all people. Using the clues below, find the word that completes each statement, and fill in the blanks ...

Document

The Bible: The Gospels

Below is a summary of chapter 19 of The Catholic Connections Handbook. However, the summary is jumbled; some of the words are in the wrong places. Make the summary understandable by rearranging the words in bold capitals and putting them ...

Document

Faith: Responding to God

After reading chapter 9 of The Catholic Connections Handbook, fill in the white spaces in each puzzle below to complete a phrase about Christian faith. The letters are lined up in columns under the boxes in which they go, but ...

Document

Revelation, Sacred Scripture, and Tradition

Using the information in chapter 1 of The Catholic Connections Handbook, find the word or words described in the clues below. Fill in the blank spaces below each clue. Then, use the letters from the numbered spaces to fill in ...

Document

Life Issues B Activity: Gospel Messages about Money

Develop a skit based on one of the passages above using one of the following dramatic genres.

Document

Chapter 47 Activity: Spirit Telecom: The Universal Wireless Prayer Network

The following Scripture passages feature stories of God calling and people responding. Locate and read at least two passages and jot down a few notes about what happens in each passage.

Document

Chapter 40 Activity: First Three Commandments Crossword

Complete the following crossword puzzle to review what you have learned.

Document

Chapter 28 Activity: Super Sleuth Detective Agency

Matching Scripture passages with the Sacraments they are associated with.

Document

Chapter 24 Activity: Choosing Heaven Scenarios

How to respond in various life issues situations.

Document

Chapter 20 Activity: Come, Holy Spirit

Read the Acts of the Apostles 2:1–4 in your Bible. In the space below, create an illustration to represent one or more of the events at Pentecost.

Document

Chapter 19 Activity: Sharing the Good News

Choose one of the following Scripture stories and read it in your Bible. In the space below, design a “Web page” containing a short news story about the event you read about. Be sure your Web page includes artwork about ...