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Session 12: Human And Divine

Session 12: Human And Divine
Session 12: Human And Divine

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  • To err is human, to forgive divine. — Alexander Pope To understand everything is to forgive everything. — Hindu Prince Gautama Siddhartha,...
  • In the days before you present this session, explore your own ideas of forgiveness, redemption, and salvation. Remember and revisit...
  • Materials for Activity Conundrum Corner poster/banner Leader Resource 1, Church Sign Chalice and matches Optional: Newsprint, markers and...
  • Materials for Activity Story 1, " Zeus Punishes ," and Story 2, " Jesus Forgives " Preparation for Activity Read the stories. Photocopy...
  • Preparation for Activity Identify a spiritual space your group can visit conveniently. If you intend to visit your congregation's sanctuary...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, Definitions Preparation for Activity Write the twelve terms on separate name tags. Do the same...
  • Description of Activity This activity asks youth to move around to show their answers to some belief questions based on Sessions 9 through...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Taking It Home Preparation for Activity Create a handout from Taking It Home that is specific to the...
  • Meet with your co-leaders after the session to reflect on how it went. How was your mix of discussion and action? Have you successfully...
  • Materials for Activity Pencils and two sheets of paper for each participant A paper bag or other disposable container Optional: Portable...
  • Materials for Activity Two dice (extra large if possible) of different colors Ethics Play role nametags Ethics Play Scenarios (Session 1,...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook, Singing the Living Tradition Music player Recording of "Amazing Grace...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint and washable markers Preparation for Activity Write and display on newsprint the Alexander Pope quotation...
  • Materials for Activity Unitarian Universalist hymnbook, Singing the Living Tradition Preparation for Activity Reading 477 in Singing the...
  • Materials for Activity Story 3, " Cast the First Stone" Preparation for Activity Read the story. Photocopy Story 3, "Cast the First Stone...
  • To err is human, to forgive divine. — Alexander Pope To understand everything is to forgive everything — Hindu Prince Gautama Siddhartha,...
  • Adapted from Christian scripture, John 8: 2-11, New Revised Standard Version. Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. At dawn, he appeared in...
  • Adapted from Christian scripture, Luke 23, New Revised Standard Version. An angry crowd demanded that Jesus be put to death. Pilate decided...
  • Zeus was not big on forgiving. He was the chief god on Mount Olympus, and what he said went. When the other gods and goddesses obeyed, fine...
  • Photograph of a sign outside the Trinity Church in Gray, Maine. Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF...
  • Terms are on the left and their definitions are on the right. Write each term on a separate hanging name tag. Do the same for each...
  • Valea, Ernest. " Salvation and eternal life in world religions "; an examination of religious approaches to salvation on a comparative...

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