Children's 

Mysteries of Light

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Baptism of Jesus

1. Matthew 3:13

Then Jesus appeared: he came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptised by John.

2. Matthew 3: 17

And suddenly there was a voice from heaven, ‘This is my Son, the Beloved; my favour rests on him.’

3. Jesus is the Light of the World. Jesus loves us so much.
    Jesus wants us to love Him and talk to Him.

4. In the picture we see Jesus and the Holy Spirit.

5. We hear the voice from heaven.

...‘This is my Son, the Beloved; my favour rests on him.’ 
                                                                                                                Matthew 3: 17

6.  There are Three Persons in one God.

7. This is the Trinity.

8. God the Father wants us to love Him, pray to Him 
    and obey Him.

9. We are children of God. God loves us so much.

10. God the Holy Spirit is a Person of the Trinity.
      The Holy Spirit wants us to pray to Him.

 

 

    


  

  

Marriage at Cana

1. Jesus worked miracles while on earth.

2. Jesus performed a miracle at the
    Marriage at Cana.

3. Jesus loves the youth.

4. Jesus wants the youth to pray.

5. Jesus gives us the Holy Scripture.

6. Jesus gives us the Holy Eucharist. 
    The Holy Eucharist is a sacrament.

7. There are 7 sacraments in the Church.

8. We can go to Confession. Confession is a sacrament.

9. There is the sacrament of Baptism.

10. There is the sacrament of marriage in the Church.

    

    

    


     

Kingdom of God

1. God wants us to help build His Kingdom.

2. All of us working together to do what God wants
    us to do will help build the Kingdom of God.

3. The Our Father is an important prayer to pray.

4. We should pray deeply to Our Father when we
    pray the prayer the Our Father and think about
    the words.

5. Jesus wants to be the center of our hearts.

6. Jesus wants us to pray to Him.
    Jesus wants us to talk to Him during the day.

7. Jesus shows us His Sacred Heart.

8. Jesus shows us His Heart because He loves us so
    much.

9. Jesus wants us to make Him the King of our homes.

10. Jesus wants us to put the image of the Sacred Heart
      and Immaculate Heart in our homes.

    

   

    

      

Transfiguration

1. Matthew 17: 1

Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain by themselves.  

2. Matthew 17: 2-3

There in their presence he was transfigured: his face shone like the sun and his clothes became as dazzling as light. And suddenly Moses and Elijah appeared to them; they were talking with him. 

3. Jesus showed Himself to the Apostles in the brightest light.

4. God wants us to be good and loving to one another.

5. We must ask ourselves everyday before bed
    if we hurt anyone and tell God we are sorry.

6. God wants us to love our family, our neighbors.

7. Sometimes we are not nice.

8. Jesus showed Himself in this great light to the Apostles.
    We pray to God for grace to be good and holy
    more like Jesus.

9. We have a soul, God wants us to be good.

10. God wants us to be good. God wants us to serve Him. 
      God wants us to be with Him for all eternity.
      God has a special place for us in heaven, but
        we must serve Him.

 

 

    

  

Last Supper

1. Jesus washed the feet of the Apostles at the Last Supper.

2. Jesus changed bread and wine into His Body
    and Blood at the Last Supper.

3. Luke 22: 19-20

    Then he took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to them, saying, ‘This is my body given for you; do this in remembrance of me.’ He did the same with the cup after supper, and said, ‘This cup is the new covenant in my blood poured out for you.

4. John 6: 51

I am the living bread 
    which has come down from heaven. 
Anyone who eats this bread 
    will live for ever; 
and the bread that I shall give 
is my flesh, for the life of the world.’

5. Today, Jesus gives us Himself in the Holy Eucharist.

6. Jesus wants us to come to Him in Holy
    Communion.

7. Jesus loves us so much.

8. Jesus loves little children to go to Mass.

9. Jesus is truly present in the consecrated host —
    no less present than the day He walked
    the earth.

10. We can visit Jesus at Church. He remains with
        us this day in the Blessed Sacrament.

 

          

  

   

Children's II

Mysteries of Light

 

  

   

Baptism of Jesus

1. Jesus was baptised by John in the Jordan.

2. God gives us the sacrament of Baptism.

3. In baptism we receive a special sharing in
    God's life.

4. God is Divine.

5. There are Three Persons in one God:
    Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

6. God the Father loves us so much.

7. In the baptism of Jesus we see the Holy Spirit over
    Jesus.

8. Water is used as a sign of purity, cleansing.

9. God is our Father and He loves us so much

        John 3:16

For this is how God loved the world: 
he gave his only Son, 
so that everyone who believes in him 
    may not perish 
but may have eternal life.

10. At the baptism of Jesus, the heavens opened above
      Jesus — listen to the scripture —

        Matthew 3: 16-17

    And when Jesus had been baptised he at once came up from the water, and suddenly the heavens opened and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and coming down on him. And suddenly there was a voice from heaven, This is my Son, the Beloved; my favour rests on him.’

 

    

    

   

  

Marriage at Cana

1. Jesus and Mary went to a wedding at Cana.

2. While they were there they ran out of wine.

3. Mary told Jesus.

4. Jesus changed the water in the water jars
    into wine.

5. Jesus performed this miracle at the
    wedding at Cana.

6. Jesus performed other miracle while on
    earth.

7. Jesus healed a paralyzed man and raised
    a little girl from the dead.

8. Jesus is God, He is all powerful.

9. Jesus showed us these signs of His Power.

10. Today Jesus gives us the priest. The priest
      has the power to change bread and wine
      into the Body and Blood of Jesus at the
      Holy Sacrifice of the Mass.

   

   

     


    

Kingdom of God

1. Jesus is the King of heaven and earth.

2. God wants people to make
    Jesus the King of their hearts.

3. God wants people to make Jesus the
    King of their homes.

4. Jesus shows us His Sacred Heart.

5. The Sacred Heart of Jesus is a symbol of His
    love for us.

6. We are on this earth to tell people about
    God's love for them.

7. When we do this we help spread the
    Kingdom of God.

8. We are working for this when we are on earth.

9. I love the feast of Christ the King in November,
    right before Advent.

10. We praise and worship Jesus as King of heaven
      and earth.

    

   

      

    

Transfiguration

1. Adam and Eve sinned in the garden of Eden.

2. Jesus and Mary are the new Adam and the new Eve.

3. Jesus took Peter, James and John up the mountain.

4. Jesus showed Himself to the Apostles
    in great light, He was so beautiful.

5. We are not perfect.

6. We are on earth to learn to be more
    perfected as Our Heavenly Father.

7. That means we are here on earth, so
    when people see us, they will
    see our good works and love our
    heavenly Father through our good works.

8. When we are in the state of grace, God
    lives in us in a special way.

9. We want the Light of Christ to shine from us.

10. We want our hearts to be pure.

 

      

   

    

Last Supper

1. Jesus was with the 12 Apostles at the
    Last Supper.

2. Judas, one of the 12, betrayed Jesus.

3. Many times our friends hurt us.

4. Many of our friends help us.

5. The Apostles, the other 11, helped Jesus.

6. When Jesus ascended into heaven He left
    the Apostles to carry out His work.

7. Jesus gives us the sacrament of the Holy
    Eucharist.

8. Jesus remains with us today in His
    Divinity and Humanity in the consecrated
    Host.

9. The Holy Eucharist is such a gift.

10. Sing the song — A Priest is a Gift From God

 

 

 

For Children

 

 

Baptism of Jesus

1. Matthew 3: 13-16

Then Jesus appeared: he came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptised by John. John tried to dissuade him, with the words, ‘It is I who need baptism from you, and yet you come to me!’ But Jesus replied, ‘Leave it like this for the time being; it is fitting that we should, in this way, do all that uprightness demands.’ Then John gave in to him. 

    And when Jesus had been baptised he at once came up from the water, and suddenly the heavens opened and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and coming down on him.

2. Matthew 3: 17

And suddenly there was a voice from heaven, ‘This is my Son, the Beloved; my favour rests on him.’

3. Jesus gives us the sacrament of baptism.

4. Often little babies are baptized.

5. Baptism is an important sacrament, we
    receive a special sharing in God's life.

6. God outpours His grace on us.

7. See the Holy Spirit above Jesus.

8. Jesus is a Divine Person; He loves us so much.

9. Jesus began His public life at this time.

10. John the Baptist prepared the way for Jesus.

 

    

    

   

Marriage at Cana

1. John 2: 1-2

On the third day there was a wedding at Cana in Galilee. The mother of Jesus was there, and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited.

2. John 2: 3

And they ran out of wine, since the wine provided for the feast had all been used, and the mother  of Jesus said to him, ‘They have no wine.’

3. John 2: 5

His mother said to the servants, ‘Do whatever he tells you.

4. Jesus changed water into wine.

5. We can pray to Mary and ask her to ask Jesus to
    help us.

6. Jesus loves His Mother.

7. I pray to Mary to help me, and ask Mary 
    to intercede to Jesus for me.

8. Jesus likes us to ask Mary to ask Him for help.

9. Mary always did the Father's will.

10. We must live to do God's will. We must
      pray to know what that is.

   

   

     


   

Kingdom of God

1. Jesus is the light of the world.

2. When we pray the rosary we see insights
    into the mysteries of the rosary.

3. We should ask the Holy Spirit to help us
    know truths about God when we pray.

4. Jesus wants us to spread the "good news"
    of His Kingdom.

5. Pray the words of the Our Father now and
    think of every word.

6. Jesus is the light of the world. Praying
    to the Holy Spirit will help us have
    light to understand.

7. God always answers our heartfelt
    prayer some way, we may not
    see it, but we know God is
    helping us even if we don't see.

8. Jesus loves the little children so much
    and He wants children to gather
    and pray together for the priests,
    the Church and the world.

9. Jesus wants us to put pictures of the
    Sacred Heart and Immaculate
    Heart in our homes.

10. Say the Promises of St. Margaret Mary.

    

   

     

    

Transfiguration

1. Matthew 17: 1

Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain by themselves.  

2. Matthew 17: 2

There in their presence he was transfigured: his face shone like the sun and his clothes became as dazzling as light. 

3. Matthew 17: 5

He was still speaking when suddenly a bright cloud covered them with shadow, and suddenly from the cloud there came a voice which said, ‘This is my Son, the Beloved; he enjoys my favour. Listen to him.’ 

4. Jesus is the Divine God.

5. Jesus is all good.

6. We are tainted because of Adam and Eve.

7. Sometimes we are not nice.

8. We can pray for grace to help us be like
    Jesus.

9. Mary is all pure.

10. Jesus wants us to give our hearts to the
        Sacred Heart of Jesus and the
        Immaculate Heart of Mary.

  

    

   

   

The Last Supper

1. Luke 22: 14-16

When the time came he took his place at table, and the apostles with him. And he said to them, ‘I have ardently longed to eat this Passover with you before I suffer; because, I tell you, I shall not eat it until it is fulfilled in the kingdom of God.’

2. Luke 22: 17-18

    Then, taking a cup, he gave thanks and said, ‘Take this and share it among you, because from now on, I tell you, I shall never again drink wine until the kingdom of God comes.’

3. Luke 22: 19-20

    Then he took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to them, saying, ‘This is my body given for you; do this in remembrance of me.’ He did the same with the cup after supper, and said, ‘This cup is the new covenant in my blood poured out for you.

4. Jesus gives us the Mass.

5. The priest has the power to change bread
    and wine into the Body and Blood
    of Jesus.

6. Jesus remains with us this day in the
    consecrated host.

7. Jesus remains with us in our Churches
    in the tabernacle.

8. Jesus is the light of the world.

9. When we go to the Eucharist Jesus
    outpours his grace to us.

10. Jesus wants us to come and pray to
        Him before the tabernacle.
        I give my heart to Jesus and Mary
        with you in love.