Saluting All Saints Round 1How many do you know? 45 sec.
Saluting All Saints Round 2Match the patronage- 2 minutes
Saluting All Saints Round 3Who am i?
Known as the little flower
Patron saint of italy, founded a religious order
With her perpetual prayer, her son, Augustine, converted to the faith
Died in Auschwitz concentration camp
Started a religious order and spread the devotion to the rosary
The session Goal:
Let’s learn about saints What is a saint? How does one get the title? Sanctus Beatific Vision Canonization Venerable Blessed Saint Are all saints named?
Why do catholics turn to saints? We should pray to God They can pray, too Look at what Jesus did in them!!
Communion of saints
PILGRIMS ON EARTH
THOSE BEING PURIFIED
THOSE IN GLORY
Secondary mediation Saints are Alive! Matthew 22:31-32 Pray for one another 1 Timothy 2:1-4
Patron Saints Baptism Name Receiving new Name Jesus > Simon Δ Peter, Saul ΔPaul Change Me!
Patron Saint I want to be like that! Who you are, where you’ve been, where you’re going
Saints Live the life of a Saint this and every day, and some day, you’ll be one.
Small groups- 20 minutes Leader’s patron Saint Hebrews verse What saints do you know? Create a Modern Day Saint
Wrap up from Pope Benedict XVI Not a small caste, but an innumerable crowd Not only officially recognized Saints Baptized of every epoch and nation, carried out divine will faithfully and lovingly Look at the shining example of Saints to reawaken the great longing Being a Saint= living close to God, living in his family