· is a ritual for the proclamation of God’s Word with Children appropriate to their understanding.
· is a moment of salvation in which the living God communicates life to God’s children and in which they respond with awe, praise, thanksgiving and petition.
· is liturgy, and is not Sunday School. Activity sheets can be useful as take home material for family follow-up, but they are not appropriate to be used during a liturgical celebration.
· is time to hear God’s Word at an appropriate level.
· is an opportunity to hear the Gospel message and consider how to practise it in life.
Lay leaders of Liturgy of the Word with Children undergo formation in order to be more effective ministers.
Formation Workshops for Leaders of Liturgy of the Word with Children:
Workshops may be arranged by contacting Tina at the Liturgy Centre, Ph 09 360 3061 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Liturgy Centre will be running a workshop for leaders of Liturgy of the Word with Children at Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Meadowbank, on Sunday, 27th August, following the 9.30 am Mass. If you are not part of Meadowbank parish and would like to attend please register with Tina, Ph 09 360 3061 or email email@example.com
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- Preparation Material and Liturgy Outlines for each Sunday
- Audio files of the Gospel Acclamations used in our resource
- Mass setting suitable for children
- More information on Liturgy of the Word with Children
or contact Teresa Wackrow at the Liturgy Centre, Ph: (09)3603042 firstname.lastname@example.org