January 24, 2016 @ 8:23PM

Catholic Alphabet Letter T

That Catholic Alphabet Handwriting Program

The Letter T Is for Thorns

FAITH FOCUS:  Crowning of the Lord with Thorns

 

COPYWORK PASSAGE:

 

"And the soldiers platting a crown of thorns, put it upon his head; and they put on him a purple garment."  -John 19:1

 

POSSIBLE COMPLEMENTARY THEMES:

 

  • What does this Bible passage mean?
  • Explain the event of crowning Jesus with thorns as a form of mockery.
  • This event is part of the Passion of the Lord.  Using one of our Life of Christ timelines, recount the events of Christ’s Passion and Resurrection.
  • Introduce the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary.
  • Highlight the Third Sorrowful Mystery of the Holy Rosary.
  • Discuss Jesus as the King of heaven.
  • Share the meaning of the liturgical color of purple - penance, sorrow, royalty and reflection.
  • What is suffering?
  • Why was Christ tortured?
  • Discuss the duties, characteristics and proper behavior of soldiers.
  • Introduce the Fruit of the Holy Spirit called longsuffering or what Mother Church notes as patience.
  • How did Jesus demonstrate patience as he was persecuted?
  • What is a Gospel?
  • Who was St. John, the author of this passage?

The Essentials

 

Catholic Alphabet Pack Letter T
Catholic Alphabet Pack Letter T
Catholic Alphabet Pack Letter T. This twelve-page printable featuring the letter T is only part of our Catholic Alphabet Handwriting Program. Learn more about this program designed to help writers of any age improve their writing and penmanship. This...
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The Extras

Here are only a few suggestions for resources to accompany this lesson.

Preschool Life of Christ Timeline
Preschool Life of Christ Timeline
Celebrate the Life of Christ in Your Home or CCD Class   Help very young children learn about Jesus with this friendly introduction to 24 events during the life of our Lord. This smaller-sized timeline uses standard 8.5"x11" size paper and is perfect...
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Life of Christ Timeline for Children
Life of Christ Timeline for Children
Children Are Sure to Enjoy This Neat Little Introduction to the Life of Jesus Christ. Created especially for children, this resource features 57 scenes from the life of our Lord. This smaller-sized timeline uses standard size paper and is perfect for...
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Little Timeline of the Life of Christ
Little Timeline of the Life of Christ
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Life of Christ - Jesus Is Mocked and Crowned with Thorns Notebooking Set
Life of Christ - Jesus Is Mocked and Crowned with Thorns Notebooking Set
Life of Christ - Jesus Is Mocked and Crowned with Thorns Notebooking Set   This sixteen-page resource set features many different layouts, line-spacing options, and writing pages to help learners of any age recall and retell the event we have titled:...
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Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary Mini-Book
Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary Mini-Book
Help Solidify the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary for Young Catholics The Rosary is a special kind of prayer devotion in which we recount the life and history of our Lord, Jesus Christ.  Broken into mysteries and said by decades, we recount all the...
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Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary 3-Part Montessori Cards
Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary 3-Part Montessori Cards
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Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary Cut and Paste Activity
Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary Cut and Paste Activity
Help Children Learn About the Sorrowful Mysteries with Cut and Paste Fun Use this activity sheet in home or classroom catechesis to help children learn about the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary.  A brief introduction to this group of mysteries...
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Rosary Match-Up Game (Classic Art Version)
Rosary Match-Up Game (Classic Art Version)
Teach children about the life of our Lord and His Mother, Mary, by using the Mysteries of the Holy Rosary as a guide. This game uses classic art to illustrate the twenty important events in the life of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary as presented in...
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Events of Holy Week Mini-Book Set
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Help Young Catholics Review the Events of Holy Week    This standard quarter-sheet mini-book provides eight pages to help children learn about the events of Holy Week, including: Palm Sunday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday. Learners...
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Stabat Mater Dolorosa Copywork Set
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Soldier Graphic Organizer Sheet
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