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2 Rosary Prayers The Apostles Creed I BELIEVE in God, the Father Almighty, Creator of Heaven and earth; and in Jesus Christ, His only Son, our Lord; who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died and was buried. He descended into hell; the third day He arose again from the dead; He ascended into heaven, and sits at the right hand of God, the Father Almighty from there, He shall come to judge the living and the dead. I believe in the Holy Spirit, the Holy Catholic Church, the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body, and life everlasting. Amen. The Our Father Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed by Thy Name; Thy kingdom come; Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us; and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from all evil. Amen. The Hail Mary Hail Mary, full of grace! The Lord is with thee; blessed art thou among women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners now and at the hour of our death. Amen. Glory be to the Father Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen. The Hail, Holy Queen Hail! Holy Queen, Mother of Mercy, our life, our sweetness and our hope. To thee do we cry, poor banished children of Eve. To thee do we send up our sighs, mourning and weeping in this valley of tears. Turn then, O most gracious advocate, thine eyes of mercy towards us; and after this our exile, show unto us the blessed fruit of thy womb, Jesus. O clement! O Loving! O sweet Virgin Mary! Pray for us, O Holy Mother of God. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ. Fatima Prayers O My Jesus, forgive us our sins, save us from the fires of hell; lead all souls to Heaven, especially those who are in most need of Your mercy. My God, I believe, I adore, I trust and I love Thee. I beg pardon for all those, who do not believe, do not adore, do not trust and do not love Thee. St. Michael Prayer St. Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle; be our protection against the wickedness and snares of the devil. May God rebuke him we humbly pray. And do thou, O good king of the heavenly host, by the divine power of God, cast into hell, satan, and all evil spirits who wander throughout the world, seeking the ruin of souls. Amen.

3 Final Prayer O God, whose only-begotten Son by His life, death and resurrection, has purchased for us the rewards of eternal life; grant, we beseech Thee, that by meditating upon these mysteries of the Most Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary, we may imitate what they contain and obtain what they promise, through the same Christ our Lord. Amen.

4 Workbooks for: 1 st Through 5 th Grade

5 Glorious Mysteries Requirements for 1 st through 5 th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions) Who discovered the tomb was empty? Matt 28:1 According to St. Matthew, what did the angel tell Mary Magdalene? Matt 28:5-7 When do we celebrate the Resurrection? Mark 16:1-8 Before Jesus ascended into heaven, what did He command the disciples? Matt 28:16-20 Before ascending into heaven, what promise did Jesus make to the disciples? Matt 28:19-20 What signs showed that the Holy Spirit was present to the apostles in the upper room? Acts 2:2-4 What miracle of languages occurred on the first Pentecost? Acts 2:5-13 What is meant by the Assumption? (Catechism of the Catholic Church #966 and footnote #507) On what date does the Church celebrate Mary's Assumption into heaven? (Catechism of the Catholic Church footnote 507consult a Catholic calendar) The Coronation of Our Lady Queen of Heaven and Earth (also called the Queenship of Mary) is celebrated one week after the Feast of the Assumption. What date is that? (Catechism of the Catholic Church #966 and footnote #507)

6 Joyful Mysteries Requirements for 1 st through 5 th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions) To whom did the Archangel Gabriel appear? Luke 1:11 What name did the angel tell Mary to give her son? Luke 1:13 What was the name of Mary's husband? Luke 1:27 Whom did Mary go to visit? Luke 1:40 In what town was Jesus born? Luke 2:4 What did Mary and Joseph use for a crib? Luke 2:7 What gifts did the astrologers from the East (three Kings) bring to the Baby Jesus? Matt 2:11 What sign led the astrologers to find the Baby Jesus? Luke 2:10 Why did Mary and Joseph bring Baby Jesus to the temple? Luke 2:22-24 Retell the story of Jesus being found in the temple in your own words. Luke 2:41-51

7 Luminous Mysteries Requirements for 1 st through 5 th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions) Who baptized Jesus? Matt 3:13-15 What was the name of the river where Jesus was baptized? Matt 3:13 What did God the Father say when Jesus was baptized? Matt 3:17 What was Jesus' first public miracle? John 2:11 Where did this first miracle take place? John 2:11 How many disciples went up on the mountain with Jesus? Luke 9:28-30 At the Transfiguration, who appeared on the mountain with Jesus? Luke 9:28 What did Jesus tell His apostles about entering the Kingdom of God? Matt 18:1-4 At the Last Supper, what words did Jesus say when He blessed the bread? Matt 26:26; Luke 22:19 At the Last Supper, what words did Jesus say when He blessed the cup? Matt 26:27-28

8 Sorrowful Mysteries Requirements for 1 st through 5 th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions) How did Jesus die? Who betrayed Jesus and how did he do it? (Luke 22: 47-49) Why did Pilate ask Jesus who He was? What did Jesus answer? What is a crown of thorns and why was it placed on Jesus head? What did the crowd of people keep shouting? When Jesus carried the cross, how many times did He fall? How many thieves were crucified with Jesus? What did the sign of Jesus cross say? (Luke 23:38) Where was Jesus buried?

9 Pray the Rosary Requirements for 1 st through 5 th grade Say "The Apostles Creed" Memorize and then pray the "The Our Father" Memorize and then pray the "The Hail Mary" Memorize and then pray the "Glory be to the Father" Say the "The Hail, Holy Queen" prayer Say the "Fatima Prayers" Say the "St. Michael Prayer" Pray the Rosary by doing one of the following: Joyful Mysteries: The Annunciation The Visitation The Birth of Jesus or Lord The Presentation of Jesus in the Temple The Finding of the Child Jesus in the Temple Sorrowful Mysteries: The Agony in the Garden The Scourging at the Pillar The Crowning with Thorns The Carrying of the Cross The Crucifixion Luminous Mysteries: The Baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River The Wedding at Cana The Proclamation of the Kingdom of God The Transfiguration The Institution of the Eucharist Glorious Mysteries: The Resurrection of Our Lord The Ascension of Our Lord into Heaven The Decent of the Holy Spirit The Assumption of Mary into Heaven The Coronation of Mary as Queen of Heaven

10 Workbooks for: 6 th Through 12 th Grade

11 Glorious Mysteries Requirements for 6 th through 12 th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions) When do we celebrate the Resurrection? (consult a Catholic calendar) To whom did Jesus first appear after He had risen? (Mary Magdalene) Matt 28:1-2 According to St. Matthew, what did the angel tell Mary Magdalene? Matt 28:5-7 What promise did Jesus make to the apostles before He ascended into heaven? Matt 28:20 Pentecost is also known as the birthday of the Church. After reading the Bible passages about Pentecost, tell the story of the coming of the Holy Spirit and the birthday of the Church in your own words to someone who does not know the story. Acts 1:12-14; Acts 2:1-13 What physical signs indicated the presence of the Holy Spirit on the first Pentecost? (Acts 2:1-1-3) What sacrament confers the gifts of the Holy Spirit? (Catechism of the Catholic Church # ) What is meant by the Assumption? (Catechism of the Catholic Church #966 and footnote #507) When does the Church celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary? (Catechism of the Catholic Church footnote #507) The Coronation of Our Lady Queen of Heaven and Earth (also called the Queenship of Mary) is celebrated one week after the Feast of the Assumption. What date is that? (Catechism of the Catholic Church #966 and footnote #507)

12 Joyful Mysteries Requirements for 6 th through 12 th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions) What does the word Annunciation mean? (dictionary) What was Mary's answer to the Angel Gabriel's announcement? Luke 1:38 When Mary visited Elizabeth what did Elizabeth first say to her? Luke 1:42 Why will all generations of people call Mary blessed? (Luke 2:46-55) Why were Mary and Joseph going to Bethlehem when Jesus was born? Luke 1:1-5 Why was Jesus born in a stable? Luke 2:7 After Jesus was born, why was He taken to the Temple? Luke 2:22-24 What was God's promise to Simeon? Luke 2:26 What did Simeon say when he first held the Baby Jesus? Luke 2:29 When Jesus was twelve, why did He stay behind in the Temple? Luke 2:46-50

13 Luminous Mysteries Requirements for 6 th through 12 th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions) What did John the Baptist say about Jesus? Matt 4:11 What miracle occurred at the Wedding at Cana? John 2:9 What did Mary say to the servants? John 2:5 Jesus taught about His Kingdom by telling parables. Read Matthew 13 and discuss the following: Matt 13:4-12; Matt 13:18-23; Matt 13:31-32; Matt 13:44-46; Matt 13:47-50 What did Jesus tell His apostles about entering the Kingdom of God" Matt 18:3-4 Who were the three disciples who accompanied Jesus up on the mountain? Luke 9:28; Mark 9:2-4 Why did Peter offer to set up three tents? Mark 9:5 (the reader must draw a conclusion from the text that is not overtly stated.) Fill in the blanks: "He who feeds on my and drinks my has and I will raise him up on the last day. For my flesh is food and my blood is drink. John 7:54-55 How did some of Jesus' followers respond to this teaching? John 7:66 How did Peter respond to Jesus' question, "Do you want to leave me too?" John 7:67-68

14 Sorrowful Mysteries Requirements for 6 th through 12 th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions) Who betrayed Jesus? What sign did he give to the soldiers? (Matt 26: 47-49) How much was he paid to betray Jesus? Why did the soldiers beat Jesus? What is a crown of thorns? How many times did Peter deny Jesus? Who was forced to help carry the cross? (Luke 23: 26) What did one of the thieves ask of Jesus? (Luke 23: 40-42) What did Jesus say in response? What were Jesus' last words? (Luke 23: 46)

15 Pray the Rosary Requirements for 6 th through 12 th grade Memorize and then pray the "The Apostles Creed" Memorize and then pray the "The Our Father" Memorize and then pray the "The Hail Mary" Memorize and then pray the "Glory be to the Father" Memorize and then pray the "The Hail, Holy Queen" Pray the "Fatima Prayers" and "St. Michael Prayer" Memorize each of the mysteries. Pray the Rosary in it s entirety (all four sets of mysteries) Joyful Mysteries: The Annunciation The Visitation The Birth of Jesus or Lord The Presentation of Jesus in the Temple The Finding of the Child Jesus in the Temple Sorrowful Mysteries: The Agony in the Garden The Scourging at the Pillar The Crowning with Thorns The Carrying of the Cross The Crucifixion Luminous Mysteries: The Baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River The Wedding at Cana The Proclamation of the Kingdom of God The Transfiguration The Institution of the Eucharist Glorious Mysteries: The Resurrection of Our Lord The Ascension of Our Lord into Heaven The Decent of the Holy Spirit The Assumption of Mary into Heaven The Coronation of Mary as Queen of Heaven

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