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

September 2018

This month's collection of activities for older and younger learners includes a reflection on the liturgical seasons, contemplation of Jesus' power to heal us, exploration of Jesus' identity, and many other ways to bring this month's Gospels to life!

Access Past Lessons

June 2018

For this last Joy of the Gospel of the school year, we've given you a lesson to help your students understand the connections between the Last Supper and the Mass, and a guide for praying with Lectio Divina over the summer.

May 2018

This month's collection of activities for older and younger learners include analysis of quotes from the saints, personal reflection, contemplation of sacred art, and many other exciting ways of breaking open the Word of God for your students!  

April 2018

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. 

March 2018

This month, your students will reflect on their Lenten journey so far, 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.