Looking at the Church

Activity Objective

The young people will look at the role of the Church from different perspectives.

Lesson Outcome

The young people should be able to describe the instructions Jesus gave to his twelve apostles.


  • Paper
  • Pencils


  • Divide the young people into four groups. Assign each group one of the following topics:

A Catholic is ____________.
Church unity is important because ______.
The world needs the Catholic Church because ________.
The key to Christian unity is ________.
Instruct each group to work together to gather ideas and to prepare a short presentation on their topic for the entire group.

Learning Styles

People Smart, Word Smart

Approximate Time

20 minutes