SYLLABUS: Luther's Small Catechism 2019-2020

Catechism Orientation—In House Visits During the Summer by Pastor Pieper

A chance for all parents and students to learn what the importance of Catechism is and what Pastor's requirements are.

August 24, 29

Introduction

Luther's Life, pp. 20-25

Why do we need the Bible? (Q 1-8)

What is the Bible? (Q 9-12)

What does the Bible teach? (Q 13-17)

Assignment

Books of Bible: Genesis-Deuteronomy (p. 31)

BP: 2 Timothy 3, John 17, John 3

Review Luther's Life (pp. 20-25)

Questions and Answers

August 31, September 5

Labor Day Break, No Catechism

September 7, 12

Verbal Quiz

What is the Law? (Q 18-30)

The Mosaic Law

What is the purpose of the Law? (Q 31-33)

Assignment

Review Luther's Life (pp. 20-25)

BoB: Genesis-Esther (p. 31)

BP: 2 Timothy 3, John 17, John 3,  Psalm 119

Q&A

September 8, Sunday School

September 14, 19

Quiz

What does it mean to have God as our God? (Q 34-40)

How does God want us to use his name? (Q 41-52)

Assignment

BoB: Genesis-Song of Solomon (p. 31)

Commandments: 1-2 (p.1)

BP: 2 Timothy 3, John 17, John 3,  Psalm 119, Matthew 22, Psalm 50

Q&A

September 15, Sunday School

 

 

September 21, 26

Quiz

How does God want us to worship him? (Q 53-62)

How does God want us to view those in authority? (Q 63-78)

Assignment

BoB: Genesis-Daniel (pp. 31-32)

Commandments: 1-4 (p.1-2)

BP: 2 Timothy 3, John 17, John 3,  Psalm 119, Matthew 22, Psalm 50, Matthew 11, Colossians 3

Extra Credit: Church Year Diagram

Q&A

September 22, Sunday School

September 28, October 3

Quiz

How does God want us to treat human life? (Q 79-86)

How does God want us to use the gift of sex? (Q 87-98)

Assignment

BoB: Genesis-Nahum (pp. 31-32)

Commandments: 1-6 (pp. 1-2)

BP: 2 Timothy 3, John 17, John 3,  Psalm 119, Matthew 22, Psalm 50, Matthew 11, Colossians 3, 2 Corinthians 6, Matthew 19

Extra Credit: Church Year Diagram

Q&A

September 29, Sunday School

October 5, 10

How does God want us to use the gift of possessions? (Q 99-107)

How can I thank the Lord for all his goodness to me (Stewardship)?

Assignment

BoB: Genesis-Malachi (pp. 31-32)

Commandments: 1-7 (pp. 1-2)

BP: 2 Timothy 3, John 17, John 3,  Psalm 119, Matthew 22, Psalm 50, Matthew 11, Colossians 3, 2 Corinthians 6, Matthew 19

Q&A

October 6, Sunday School

October 12, 17

How does God want us to protect our reputation? (Q 108-116)

How does God stop sin in its tracks? (Q 117-125)

Assignment

BoB: OT, Matthew-Acts (pp. 31-32)

Commandments: 1-10 (pp. 1-3)

BP: 2 Timothy 3, John 17, John 3,  Psalm 119, Matthew 22, Psalm 50, Matthew 11, Colossians 3, 2 Corinthians 6, Matthew 19, Matthew 18

Q&A

October 13, Sunday School

 

 

October 19, 24

Quiz

Why do I keep on sinning? (Q126-132)

Why does God give me all these commandments? (Q133-144)

Assignment

Ten Commandments (pp. 1-2)

BoB: OT, Matthew-Colossians (pp. 31-32)

Commandments: 1-10 and Conclusion

BP: 2 Timothy 3, John 17, John 3,  Psalm 119, Matthew 22, Psalm 50, Matthew 11, Colossians 3, 2 Corinthians 6, Matthew 19, Matthew 18

Q&A

October 26, 31

Nevada Day Break, No Catechism

October 27, Sunday School

November 2, 7

Quiz

What is the Gospel? (Q145-147)

Who is our God? (Q148-150)

What is faith? (Q 151-152)

Assignment

BoB: OT, Matthew-Revelation (pp. 31-32)

Creed: 1st Article (p. 4)

BP: Exodus 20, Psalm 145, Romans 8   2 Timothy 3, John 17, John 3,  Psalm 119, Matthew 22, Psalm 50, Matthew 11, Colossians 3, 2 Corinthians 6, Matthew 19, Matthew 18

Q&A

TEST NEXT TIME!!

November 3, Sunday School

November 9,14

TEN COMMANDMENTS TEST

How did the world come to be? (Q153-157)

Assignment

BoB: OT, NT (pp. 31-32)

Creed: 1st Article (p. 4)

BP: Exodus 20

Q&A

November 10, Sunday School

November 16, 21

Review Test

How does God take care of my daily needs? (Q 158-165)

What went wrong? (Q 166-171)

Assignment

BoB: OT, NT (pp. 31-32)

Creed: 1st Article (p. 4)

BP: Exodus 20, Psalm 145, Romans 8, Romans 5

Q&A

November 17, Sunday School

November 23, December 5

Quiz

Who is Jesus? (Q 172-176)

What is Jesus? (Q 177-183)

Assignment

BoB: OT, NT (pp. 31-32)

Creed: 1st Article, 2nd Article (pp. 4-5)

BP: Exodus 20, Psalm 145, Romans 8, Romans 5, Galatians 4, John 1

Q&A

Novemer 24, Sunday School

November 28, 30 Thanksgiving Break (No Catechism)

December 1, No Sunday School

December 7, 12

Quiz

What is Redemption (Q 184-193)

What is Jesus’ humiliation? (Q 194-196)

Assignment

BoB: OT, NT (pp. 31-32)

Creed: 1st Article, 2nd Article (pp. 4-5)

BP: Exodus 20, Psalm 145, Romans 8, Romans 5, Galatians 4, John 1, Ephesians 1

Q&A

December 8, Sunday School, Christmas Program Rehearsal

December 14, December 19

Quiz

What is Jesus’ exaltation (Q 197-208)

Why did Jesus redeem me? (Q 209-217)

Assignment

BoB: OT, NT (pp. 31-32)

Creed: 1st Article, 2nd Article (pp. 4-5)

BP: Exodus 20, Psalm 145, Romans 8, Romans 5, Galatians 4, John 1, Ephesians 1, Romans 4, John 14, 1 Corinthians 6, Job 19

December 15, Sunday School, Christmas Program Rehearsal

December 22, Sunday School, Christmas Program Rehearsal

December 22, Sunday School, Christmas Program, 5 pm

December 20-January 3, Christmas Break  (No Catechism)

December 29, No Sunday School

 

 

January 4, 9

Quiz

Who is the Holy Spirit (Q 218-219)

What does the Holy Spirit do for me? (Q 220-234)

Assignment

BoB: OT, NT (pp. 31-32)

Creed: 1st Article, 2nd Article, 3rd Article (pp. 4-5)

BP: Exodus 20, Psalm 145, Romans 8, Romans 5, Galatians 4, John 1, Ephesians 1, Romans 4, John 14, 1 Corinthians 6, Job 19

January 5, Sunday School

January 11, 16

The Lutheran Confessions

What is the Church? (Q 235-241)

What is the church? (Q 242-250)

Assignment

BoB: OT, NT (pp. 31-32)

Creed: 1st Article, 2nd Article, 3rd Article (pp. 4-5)

BP: Exodus 20, Psalm 145, Romans 8, Romans 5, Galatians 4, John 1, Ephesians 1, Romans 4, John 14, 1 Corinthians 6, Job 19

January 12, Sunday School

January 18, 23

How does God forgive sin? (Q 251-257)

What happens to me when I die? (Q 258-264)

Assignment

TEST NEXT TIME

BoB: OT, NT (pp. 31-32)

Creed: 1st Article, 2nd Article, 3rd Article (pp. 4-5)

BP: Exodus 20, Psalm 145, Romans 8, Romans 5, Galatians 4, John 1, Ephesians 1, Romans 4, John 14, 1 Corinthians 6, Job 19

January 19, Sunday School

January 25, 30

Test-APOSTLES’ CREED

What are the Means of Grace? p. 220-221

What is Baptism? (Q 265-271)

Assignment

What are the Means of Grace?

Baptism 1-3 (p. 9)

January 26, Sunday School

February 1, 6

Review Test

Quiz

What does Baptism do for us? (Q 272-274)

How can water do such great things? (Q 275-278)

Assignment

What are the Means of Grace?

Baptism 1-3 (p. 9)

February 2, Sunday School

February 8, 13

Quiz

What does Baptism mean? (Q 279-284)

Other Matters of Baptism pp.228-229

What is the Lord’s Supper? (Q 285-289)

Assignment

What are the means of Grace? Baptism 1-4

Baptism 1-4 (p. 9-10)

Holy Communion 1 (p. 13)

February 9, Sunday School

February 15, 20

Quiz

What blessing do we receive in the Lord’s Supper? (Q 290-292)

How can eating and drinking do such great things? (Q 293-295)

Assignment

TEST NEXT TIME!!

Baptism 1-4 (p. 9-10)

Holy Communion 1-3 (p. 13-14)

February 16, Sunday School

February 22, 27

Test—BAPTISM

Why can’t I receive the Lord’s Supper now? (Q 296-303)

Christian Questions pp. 320-323

Assignment

Holy Communion 1-4 (p. 13-14)

February 22, Sunday School

February 29, March 5

Review Test

Quiz

What are the keys? (Q 304-310)

How does our church use the keys? (Q 311-317)

Other Forms of the Holy Ministry, pp. 271-272

What is Confession? (Q 318-328)

Assignment

Holy Communion 1-4(p. 13-14)

March 1, Sunday School

 

 

March 7, 12

Quiz

What is prayer? (Q 329-333)

Why do we call God our Father? (Q 334-336)

How can I keep God’s Name Holy? (Q 337-341)

Assignment

Holy Communion 1-4 (p. 13-14)

Lord's Prayer: Address, 1st-2nd  Petitions (pp. 6-7)

Q&A

TEST NEXT TIME!!

March 8, Sunday School

March 14, 19

Test—HOLY COMMUNION

How does God’s kingdom come? (Q 342-349)

How is God’s will done? (Q 347-352)

What is daily bread? (Q 353-357)

Assignment

Lord's Prayer: Address, 1st-4th Petitions (pp. 6-7)

March 15, Sunday School

March 21, 26

What am I praying for in the Fifth Petition? (Q 358-362)

What am I praying for in the Sixth Petition? (Q 363-367)

What am I praying for in the Seventh Petition? (Q 368-372)

What does the Doxology mean? (Q 373-376)

Assignment

TEST NEXT TIME!!--Lord's Prayer (7th graders) (pp. 6-8)

March 22, Sunday School

March 28, April 2

Last day of Catechism

All Confirmands must be present at one of the two sessions to practice for Confirmation and First Communion

7th graders will take the Lord’s Prayer Test

Assignment

Be prepared for Confirmation, Palm Sunday, April 5, 10:30 am

..... We will wear white gowns.  Underneath you can wear nice dresses, nice shirts and ties (jackets optional)

Be prepared for First Communion, Maundy Thursday, April 9, 7 pm

..... Same Confirmation attire

March 29, Sunday School

April 5 No Suday School, Palm Sunday for 8th graders      Rite of Confirmation, 10:30

April 9, First Communion at Maundy Thursday Service, 7 pm

April 12, No Sunday School, Easter Sunday

April 19, 26 Sunday School

May 3, 10, 17 Sunday School (Last Sunday School Class for the Year May 17)

May 17, Sunday School Graduation, 10:30 am Worship Service

May 24, No Sunday School—Summer Vacation

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