What the Church Believes and Teaches: Visions
Emphasize social justice, moral reasoning, and service for junior high students
through current-interest articles, life-dilemma stories, and real Christian-life examples. Discussion starters
help young teens explore links between today’s issues, the Sunday readings, and their own lives.
- Living the Gospel pages interactively involve kids in exploring and applying the message.
- Doctrinal concepts are summarized, related to attitudes, and extended to prayer.
- Our Catholic Faith relates Sunday’s Old Testament or Epistle readings to teachings.
- “Talk” prompts lively discussion of vital issues affecting young teens.