Focus on the Sunday Gospel with Our Weekly Liturgy Lesson - Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord.
Use this Weekly Liturgy Lesson - Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord (Cycle B) to help children understand that Jesus wants us to proclaim the good news of the Holy Gospel. The inspiration for this lesson is Christ's words in the Gospel of St. Mark 16:15-20.
In today’s Gospel, Jesus appears to His Apostles to increase their faith. He instructs them to proclaim the Good News, the Gospel, to the whole world. Jesus also says that signs which show God’s authority will be given to His followers to help them spread the message of God’s love. After encouraging His followers, Jesus ascends to Heaven to sit at the right hand of God the Father.
This fun unit study is suited for a CCD or Religious Education class. It may also be used for Sunday School programs or as homeschool materials.
This Weekly Liturgy Lesson - Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord unit study includes:
-Student and Teacher Cover Sheets
-Student Lesson Worksheets
-Inclusive Teacher Guide
-The Ascension of the Lord Coloring Sheet
-Mark 16:19 Trace & Color Sheet
-Write About It Notebooking Sheet
-4 Cool Facts About the Ascension of the Lord Activity Sheet
-Ways to Proclaim the Good News Get the Gospel Trading Card
-Proclaim the Good News Wearable Medallion
-The Ascension of the Lord F3 KWL Activity
-At God’s Right Hand Cut-N-Paste Activity
-Jesus Ascends to Heaven Picture Puzzle (4 Levels) 4pc., 9pc., 12pc., & 20pc.
-Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord, Jesus Ascends to Heaven Mini-Book
This lesson provides opportunities for Scripture reading, class or small group discussion, writing, drawing, and coloring.
Teachers should use the materials and activities to fit the needs or abilities of students or to meet the allotted class schedule.
Liturgical Feast: Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord
Focus: Jesus Ascends to Heaven
Theme: Jesus wants us to proclaim the Good News.
Gospel Reference: Mark 16:15-20
CCC: 634-638, 659-667, 2527