|November 16, 2021; class #9 (Tuesday after 33rd
Sunday in Ordinary Time; Mark 13:24-32)
Textbook lesson #20, p. 177: Why is the
Lords Prayer called the perfect prayer?
Lets begin with the Sign of
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the
Holy Spirit. Amen.
Come, Holy Spirit, and fill the hearts of your faithful.
Light the fire of your love in them. Send forth your
Spirit and they shall be created, and you will renew the
face of the earth. We ask this through Jesus Christ our
Lord, who lives and reigns forever and ever. Amen.
Remember what color chasuble the priest was wearing at
Mass this weekend?
[Give sheet explaining colors of priests
Remember that every Sunday at Mass, there are three
readings from the Bible. The third reading is always from
one of the four gospels in the Bible Matthew,
Mark, Luke, and John. Those four men wrote about what
Jesus said and what Jesus did. Well read the story
at the top of each page here.
[Give copies of children's bulletin, and have children read aloud.]
. . . . . Jesus was talking to His disciples.
. . . . . Someday Gods Son will come to earth
. . . . . When Jesus returns, He will send His angels to
gather faithful people.
. . . . . Only God knows the time Jesus will come.
This week well do lesson # 20 in your book. It
starts on page 177. Its about the
Lords Prayer, which we also call the Our
There are two new words for you: hallowed and Kingdom
of God. Well get to them while were
Now, were at page 177. What do the words at the
very top of the page say?
[Read from textbook. Ask questions as appropriate.]
Well have snack as we watch a Brother Francis
video. Brother Francis also talks about the Lords
First, well say our prayer before our snack:
Bless us, O Lord, and these gifts that we are about to
receive from Thy bounty, through Christ our Lord. Amen.
Brother Francis video #10: What is the
Saint Pope John Paul, singing the Our Father in
Latin, in 1982:
Explain that Mass used to be said in Latin, in all
countries around the world.
Our Father word
Have children write the words, line by line.
Coloring sheet: Guardian Angel coloring
sheet. Coloring sheet is
based on new stained glass window at church, in the
children's room (the "cry room").
Closing prayers: Time to say good bye.
We'll begin with the Our Father. You know many of the
words. You can follow along as we all say them:
Our Father, who art in heaven,
hallowed be thy name;
thy kingdom come;
thy will be done;
on earth as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread.
And forgive us our trespasses,
as we forgive those who trespass against us.
And lead us not into temptation;
but deliver us from evil. Amen.
Saint Michael the Archangel, please defend us in
Be our protection against the wickedness and snares of
May God rebuke the devil, we humbly pray.
And do Thou, O Prince of the Heavenly Host, by the Power
cast into hell Satan and all the evil spirits,
who prowl through the world seeking the ruin of souls.