JOY of the GOSPEL


A ready-to-use lesson on each Sunday Gospel this month

How to Use

Help your students get more out of Holy Mass and grow closer to Christ with these lessons for every Sunday Gospel in the month.

How to Use

Help your students get more out of Holy Mass and grow closer to Christ with these lessons for every Sunday Gospel in the month.

This Month's Lessons

April 2019

This month, your students will celebrate Christ's Resurrection, reflect on God's mercy, prepare their own witness to Jesus, reflect on how they can better follow Jesus our Good Shepherd, and contemplate ways to strengthen their own prayer lives.

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March 2019

This month your students will reflect on their Lenten journey, analyze the basic proclamation of the Gospel, contemplate how they can follow Jesus by taking up their own crosses, and meditate on Christ's Passion with sacred art.

February 2019

This month's lessons include an exploration of the Beatitudes, a brand new Spot-the-Difference activity, a Scriptural Rosary activity, a reflection on how to imitate Christ, and many more opportunities to bring this month's Gospel readings to life!

January 2019

This month's lessons include an exploration of the meaning of the visit of the Magi, a new Baptism of Jesus Spot-the-Difference activity, a reflection on Jesus' first miracle at the wedding feast at Cana, and many other ways to bring the Gospel to life!

December 2018

This month, instead of our usual Joy of the Gospel lessons, we offer you a complete mini-unit for the season of Advent! That's four full lessons in the style of our Spirit of Truth K-8 curriculum to help you teach your students about Advent!