Read: The Catholic Faith Handbook for Youth, Chapters 3 & 4, pp. 32-47
Review Vocabulary Terms Faith (as gift, its importance, its characteristics...) God as Eternal and Origin Aristotle Theory of the First Mover I Am Who Am Characteristics of God Fall of Angels A.C.T.S.
Chapter 5: The Human Person
Legend is a fantasy adventure in which evil good and evil battle. In a mythical forest inhabited by fairies, goblins, unicorns, and mortals, one mortal boy named Jack takes part in a quest to vanquish the Lord of Darkness and return light to the world. Lily, a beautiful naive willful friend of Jack, cast a dark shadow over the mortal world as a result of her sin. Lily chose to place her will and desire over the natural order.
Catholic Concepts Addressed
Original Sin Jesus’ conquering of sin and darkness Human or Natural Virtues Natural Virtues Cardinal Virtues Fall of the Angels Beatitudes Free Will
First Segment Wrap-Up Questions Skip Lines
Describe the world before Lily touched the unicorn.
Did Jack know that mortals must not touch the unicorns?
Why do you think Jack took Lily to see the unicorns?
Draw some parallels between the forest before the death of the male unicorn and the Garden of Eden.
What happened to the forest after the unicorn’s death?
What happened to humanity after the sin of Adam and Eve?
Who does the Lord of Dankness “D” represent?
Who do the Goblins (Blix) represent?
Second Segment Wrap-Up Questions Skip Lines
How do Gump, Screwball, and Brown Tom respond to Jacks love for Lily?
From a Christian perspective who does Gump represents?
What must Jack do to make amends for the unicorn’s death?
Why do you think Gump cannot go with Jack into the cave?
Are angles willing to fight to protect humans just as Brown Tom fought the goblins?
Rename the Cardinal Virtues.
Write a want-add for God’s grace.
Third Segment Wrap-Up Questions
Describe Jack’s quest?
How is Gump like your guardian angel?
Describe Lily’s temptation?
Why did Jack trust Lily?
Does sin exist in our world?
Will it always exist?
How does God help us combat evil?
Read: The Catholic Faith Handbook for Youth, Chapter 5, pp. 48-55
Review Vocabulary Terms Free Will Unity of Men and Women Stewardship Spiritual Gifts Supernatural Gifts Adam & Eve "die die" Original Sin Effects of Original Sin Criteria of Mortal Sin Venial Sin Personal Sin Sanctifying Grace Nature of Humans Nahash Characters in the Movie Legend
Chapters 6-9: Jesus Christ True God and True Man, Message and Mission, Jesus' Death, & Jesus' Resurrection
Read: The Catholic Faith Handbook for Youth, Chapters 6-9, pp. 56-91
Review Vocabulary Terms How to use the Bible When the Gospels were completed Jesus Baptism The Kingdom of God Life of Virtue: faith, love, and hope Use of Miracles Apostles/Disciples The nature of Jesus Inspired Scripture Competing Scriptural Accounts "God became man, that we we might become God-like" Reasons for Jesus arrest and death Romans 5:12-21
Chapters 10: The Holy Spirit
Read: The Catholic Faith Handbook for Youth, Chapter 10, pp. 92-99
Review Terms 7 Gifts of the Holy Spirit Paraclete Counselor Advocate Ruah
Chapters 11 & 12: The Mission of the Catholic Church & The Organization of the Catholic Church
Read: The Catholic Faith Handbook for Youth, Chapters 11&12, pp. 100-122
Chapters 13: The Last Things
Read: The Catholic Faith Handbook for Youth, Chapter 13, pp. 123-131