*Be sure to check out Gospel for the Mass Year B page right below the header for other days that you need Gospel for the Mass activities.
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catholicmom.com- Scroll down to the date for Coloring Page, Mass Worksheet, Crossword Puzzle, Word Search, etc.
catholickidsbulletin.blogspot.com- Download a FREE bulletin to help your kids learn more about our Catholic Mass. Each week's bulletin contains coloring pages for a saint and activities based on the Gospel. The coloring pages may also include a maze, dot-to-dot, find the picture, and many other activities.
loyolapress.com- Background on the Gospel and activities for groups and families
4catholiceducatiors.com- Resources on the Sunday Readings (John)
sermons4kids.com- Spring Cleaning object lesson with group activities, coloring page, puzzles, quiz, worship bulletin
sermons4kids.com- Cleaning House object lesson with group activities, coloring page, puzzles, quiz, worship bulletin
sundayschoollessons.com- Jesus Chases the Moneychangers Out of the Temple lesson
sundayschoolsources.com- Jesus Cleans the Temple lesson
christiancrafters.com- Jesus Cleanses the Temple
A lesson for dealing with anger.
ministry-to-children.com- Jesus Cleared the Temple (John 2:13-22) Sunday School Lesson
word-sunday.com- Doing The Right Thing (scroll down to Gospel)
The Catholic Toolbox- What Can Teens Do For Gospel For The Mass Activities?
textweek.com- Lectionary, Scripture Study and Worship Links and Resources
sermons4kids.com- Cleansing the Temple
sermons4kids.com- Jesus Cleansing the Temple
biblewise.com- Jesus Removing the Money Changers
calvarycurriculum.com- The Cleansing of the Temple (page 3)
churchpublishing.org- John 2:13-22 (page 23)
sermons4kids.com- Spring Cleaning group activities (crafts)
sermons4kids.com- Cleaning House group activities (crafts)
antiesbiblelessons.wordpress.com- Jesus Cleanses the Temple craft
Make coins or a money bag out of material or paper.
artisthelpingchildren.org- Several bags posted to make
Show the students a picture of the temple. Have the students make a temple using blocks or Legos.
craftingthewordofgod.com- Solomon’s Temple (scroll down to this craft and printable)
auntiesbiblelessons.wordpress.com- Editable Craft
gkvapeldoornzuid.nl- Solomon’s Temple page 1 (click on Afdrukken to print template)
gkvapeldoornzuid.nl- Solomon’s Temple page 2 (click on Afdrukken to print template)
gkvapeldoornzuid.nl- Solomon’s Temple page 3 (click on Afdrukken to print template)
Taking Flight- A bird that can be a dove that you make out of white paper and using the child's handprints. (From the Hands of a Child by Anthony Flores, page 41).
enchantedlearning.com- Peace Dove
first-school.ws- Lamb & Sheep crafts
first-school.ws- Bull, Cow, Ox crafts
dltk-kids.com- Ox or Bull Toilet Paper Roll Craft
sermons4kids.com- Spring Cleaning group activities (games)
sermons4kids.com- Cleaning House group activities (games)
Introduce game: What were the people doing inside the temple that made Jesus so angry? People were buying and selling animals. What did Jesus do? He stormed through the temple overturning the tables and furniture and driving the sellers and the animals out of the temple.
Temple Bowling (Jesus Clears the Temple)- A fun medium energy level game with complete directions, supply list, what to say, and post game discussion questions. This fun and educational bowling game will emphasize Jesus clearing the temple. NOTE: I adapted this game using plastic soda bottles and taping pictures of items that Jesus cleared the temple of. (The Encyclopedia of Bible Games for Children's Ministry by Group Publishing, page 83).
cspc.net- Does It Belong? (scroll down to this game)
i.pinimg.com- Spot the Difference
gardenofpraise.com- Word Search
sermons4kids.com- Cleaning House (Word Search)
web.archive.org - Word Search
sermons4kids.com- Cleaning House (Word Jumble)
gardenofpraise.com- Word Scramble
sermons4kids.com- Cleaning House (Crossword)
calvarycurriculum.com- The Cleansing of the Temple circle the correct words, true or false, fill in the blanks, puzzles, etc.
sermons4kids.com- Multiple Choice
sdc.me.uk- John 2:13-25 Worksheet
thekidsbulletin.com- John 2:13-25 Kid’s Bulletin (scroll down for this)
eaglechristianchurch.com- Discussion Questions (questions that can easily be made into a worksheet
studyandobey.com- John 2:12-25 Inductive Bible Study (questions that can easily be made into a worksheet