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Family CatechesisPalm/Passion Sunday • March 25, 2018 • Jesus’ Passion and DeathSunday Readings: Mark 11:1-10; Isaiah 50:4–7; Philippians 2:6–11; Mark 14:1–15:47 Weekly Discussion QuestionsFamily CornerFor the Parish BulletinLife Question: What in the Holy Week liturgies expresses who Jesus is for you?Gospel Question: How does Jesus’ Death on the Cross affect how you live?LIFE AND GOSPEL QUESTIONS BY AGE LEVELExploring the Sunday Readings (Adults)Which character of the Passion story speaks most powerfully to you this Passion Sunday? What does he/ she teach you about yourself?Visit exploringthesundayreadings.comVisions (Grades 7–8)Life Question: Who walks with you in your life journey? Gospel Question: Who walks with Jesus to Jerusalem?Venture (Grades 4–6)Life Question: How would you welcome Jesus to your school or parish?Gospel Question: How does the crowd of people in the Gospel welcome Jesus?Good News (Grades 2–3)Life Question: How do you welcome new children to your class?Gospel Question: What are ways people show respect to Jesus?Promise (Grades K–1)Life Question: What does your family do to prepare the week before Easter?Gospel Question: What are some things that happen to Jesus during Holy Week?Seeds (Preschool)Life Question: Discuss what it means to welcome someone into our home.Gospel Question: How could you welcome Jesus to your class?About the GospelWhen we participate in the reading of the Passion, it is hard to say the words, “Crucify him.” It reminds us that we all choose to sin and that Jesus loves us anyway. He loves us so much that he died and rose for us and our salvation.Visit www.usccb.org/bible/readings to read this Sunday’s Scripture.In ChurchFocus on the Passion of Jesus during Mass. Follow along carefully and say the crowd responses strongly. Consider what it would have been like to be there when Jesus was cruci ed.Family PrayerQuestionof the WeekWhen have you gone along with the crowd, even when you knew it was not the right thing to do?We want to choose you, Jesus! Show us how to do what is right, even when others want us to do what is wrong.Acerca del EvangelioRincon de la FamiliaCuando participamos en la lectura de la Pasión, es difícil decir las palabras: “¡Crucifícalo!”. Nos recuerda que todos elegimos pecar y que Jesús nos ama de todos modos. Nos ama tanto que murió y resucitó por nosotros y por nuestra salvación.Visita www.usccb.org/bible/readings para leer las lecturas de este domingo.En la IglesiaConcéntrate en la Pasión de Jesús durante la misa. Sigue atentamente y di las respuestas de la multitud con fuerza. Considera cómo hubiera sido estar allí cuando cruci caron a Jesús.Oración en familiaPreguntade la semana¿Cuándo acompañaste a la multitud, incluso cuando sabías que no era lo correcto?¡Queremos elegirte a Ti, Jesús! Muéstranos cómo hacer lo correcto, incluso cuando los demás quieren que hagamos lo que está mal.


































































































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