Grade 7

Students in Grade 7 will be focusing on the New Testament of the Bible. Chapters of the Grade 7 book are interspersed with stories from the Bible which should be read thoughtfully. A Bible activity book is provided for enhanced understanding and reflection.



Sign of the Cross - p. 235 in book (Latin)    BIBLE/BOOK  
Hail Mary - front cover of book Lesson Plans for Chapter 1 Chapter 1: The Impact of Jesus p. 3 - Book

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Lord's Prayer (Our Father) - front cover of book Lesson Plans for Chapter 2 Chapter 2: Friendship with Jesus p. 11 - Book

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Glory Be - front cover of book Lesson Plans for Chapter 8 Chapter 8: Baptism and Confirmation p. 61 - Book

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Act of Contrition - front cover of book    Jesus' Birth was Special (Matthew 1:18-2:15)

Following the Star (workbook p. 35)

A Special Someone's Birth (workbook p. 36) 

Prayers of the Mass - pp. 245-246 in the book    Jesus Obeys His Heavenly Father (Matthew 3:13-17)

Spirit in the Sky (workbook p. 37)

God Praises His Son (workbook p. 38) 

Beatitudes - p. 241 in book    Jesus Teaches Us How to Be Happy (Matthew 5:1-12)

Do You Want to Know a Secret? (workbook p. 39)

Key to a Future In Heaven (workbook p. 40)

Rosary - pp. 236-237 in book    Jesus Teaches Us How to Pray (Matthew 6:5-13)

Deleting Delia (workbook p. 41)

Taking Apart the Lord's Prayer (workbook p. 42) 

Mysteries of the Rosary - p. 238 in book  Lesson Plans for Chapter 12 Chapter 12: Penance and Anointing of the Sick p. 95 - Book

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Stations of the Cross - pp. 239-240 in book    Ask God for What You Need (Matthew 7:7-11)  
Apostles' Creed - front cover of book    Jesus Helps Us in Times of Trouble (Matthew 8:23-27)

Don't Rock the Boat! (workbook p. 43)

Jesus Answers 9-1-1 Calls (workbook p. 44)

  Lesson Plans for Chapter 15 Chapter 15: Jesus' Kingdom of Justice and Truth p. 121 - Book

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  Lesson Plans for Chapter 16 Chapter 16: Jesus' Kingdom of Love p. 129 - Book

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     God's Kingdom is Greater Than Any Treasure (Matthew 13:44-46)  
     Peter Learns to Have Great Trust in Jesus (Matthew 14:22-33)  


   Jesus Makes Peter the First Pope (Matthew 16:13-20)

The Keys to the Kingdom (workbook p. 45)

Who's Who: Pope peter! (workbook p. 46) 

     Jesus Teaches Us to Forgive (Matthew 18:21-35)  
     Jesus Welcomes Children! (Matthew 19:13-15)

Welcome! (workbook p. 47) 

Jesus Has Time for Children (workbook p. 48)

     The Crowd Praises Jesus (Matthew 21:1-17)  
     We Must Care for People in Need (Matthew 25:31-46)  
     Jesus Gives His Life for Us (Matthew 27:32-56)

Connecting to Jesus (workbook p. 49) 

We Are Loved (workbook p. 50)

     Jesus Wants Us to Help Others Know Him (Matthew 28:1-20)

 I am a Disciple! (workbook p. 51)

Be an Apostle! Spread the Word! (workbook p. 52)

     John the Baptist Prepares People for Jesus (Mark 1:1-8)

An Announcer for Jesus (workbook p. 53)

The Work of John the Baptist (workbook p. 54) 

    Jesus Heals People from Sin and Sickness (Mark 2:1-12) 

 Dropping in to See Jesus (workbook p. 55)

A Doctor of Body and Soul (workbook p. 56)

     Jesus Wants Us to Hear and Accept His Word (Mark 4:1-20)  
     Jesus Brings Us New Life (Mark 5:21-43)  
     Jesus Helps a Blind Man to See (Mark 10:46-52)  
     Love is the greatest Commandment (Mark 12:28-34)

 Picking Up the Pieces (workbook p. 57)

Love: The Most Important Thing (workbook p. 58)

  Lesson Plans for Chapter 18 Chapter 18: Living Faith in Jesus p. 147 - Book

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     The Last Supper (Mark 14:12-26)

A Meal to Remember (workbook p. 59)

Jesus Provides a REALLY Special Meal (workbook p. 60) 

  Lesson Plans for Chapter 20 Chapter 20: The Eucharist p. 163 - Book

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     The Women Find the Empty Tomb (Mark 16:1-8)

Looking for Jesus (workbook p. 61)

Jesus is Alive! Alleluia! (workbook p. 62) 

     Mary Trusts God Completely (Luke 1:26-38)

Message Received (workbook p. 63)

Mary Puts Her Lofe in God's Hands (workbook p. 64) 

     Shepherds Announce the Good News of Jesus' Birth (Luke 2:1-20)   
     Jesus Obeys His Parents (Luke 2:41-52)  
     Jesus Says He Came to Save Us (Luke 4:16-22)

Sharing the Message (workbook p. 65)

Jesus' Job Description (workbook p. 66) 

     An Officer Believes in Jesus (Luke 7:1-10)  
     Jesus Forgives a Woman's Sins (Luke 7:36-50)  
     The Transfiguration (Luke 9:28-36)

 Seeing is Believing (workbook p. 67)

The Glory of Jesus Shines Through (workbook p. 68)

     The Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37)

Helping Hands (workbook p. 69)

Be a Friend to Enemies? (workbook p. 70) 

     God Cares for All Our Needs (Luke 12:22-31)  
     The Forgiving Father (Luke 15:11-32)

 Circling Around (workbook p. 71)

Uh Oh, What Did I Do? (workbook p. 72)

     Lazarus and the Rich Man (Luke 16:19-31)  
     Zacchaeus Wants to Meet Jesus (Luke 19:1-10)  
     Peter Denies Knowing Jesus (Luke 22:47-62)  
     Two Disciples Meet the Risen Jesus (Luke 24:13-35)  
     Jesus Calls People to Follow Him (John 1:35-51)  
     Jesus Turns Water Into Wine (John 2:1-11)

Saving the Best for Last (workbook p. 73)

Jesus Rescues a Wedding (workbook p. 74) 

     We Are Born Again Through Baptism (John 3:1-21)  
     Jesus is the Source of Eternal Life (John 4:5-42)  
     Jesus Feeds a Hungry Crowd (John 6:1-15)

A Picnic With Jesus (workbook p. 75)

A Picnic for Thousands (workbook p. 76) 

     Jesus is the Good Shepherd (John 10:1-18)

Who Cares? (workbook p. 77)

What is a Good Shepherd? (workbook p. 78) 

     Jesus Raises Lazarus from the Dead (John 11:17-44)  
     Jesus Washes the Disciples' Feet (John 13:1-17)  
  Lesson Plans for Chapter 23 Chapter 23: Alive with the Spirit p. 187 - Book

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     Jesus Sends the Holy Spirit to Help Us (John 14:15-31)  
     Jesus Prays That His Followers Will Be United (John 17:9-23)  
    The Risen Jesus Appears to Mary Magdalene (John 20:11-29)  
    Jesus Helps the Disciples to Catch Many Fish (John 21:1-14)  
    Jesus is Taken into Heaven (Acts 1:3-11)

Going Home (workbook p. 79)

Jesus Returns to His Father (workbook p. 80)

    The Holy Spirit Comes to the Disciples (Acts 2:1-42)

Filled With the Spirit (workbook p. 81)

On Fire for Christ (workbook p. 82) 

    Peter Heals a Lame Man (Acts 3:1-10)  
    Soul is Changed After Meeting Jesus (Acts 9:1-30)

 Mixed-Up Millie (workbook p. 83)

Saul Sees the Light (workbook p. 84)

     God Frees Peter From Prison (Acts 12:1-19)  
     Paul Spreads the Good News About Jesus (Acts 18:1-10)  
     God Saves Paul From a Shipwreck (Acts 27:13-28:10)  
     The New Jerusalem (Revelation 21:1-4)

A Rose-Colored World (workbook p. 85)

Heaven: A Happily-Ever-After Place (workbook p. 86) 

   Lesson Plans for Chapter 24  Chapter 24: Matrimony and Holy Orders p. 195 - Book

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