RE Resources - Presentations

In this section you can find presentations, often on power point, that you can use in groups during catechism or reflection sessions.

Title

Audience

Size

Notes

1 The Year of Mercy
  • Youth Groups
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • General Use
  • 23 slides
  • 4.51 MB

A General Introduction to the Year of Mercy. A brief explanation of the parables of Mercy.

2 What Catholics Believe
The Creed
  • Youth Groups
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • General Use
  • 19 slides
  • 2.8 MB

Discussing, point by point all the articles of the Catholic Faith.

3 Celebrating the Sacraments
  • Catechism Groups
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • General Use
  • 15 slides
  • 1.29 MB

Explaining the Seven Sacraments of the Catholic Church.

4 Celebrating the Mass
  • First Holy Communion Groups
  • Primary Schools
  • General Use
  • 28 slides
  • 2.85 MB

Explaining the different parts of the mass.

5 Reconciliation
  • First Holy Communion Groups
  • Primary Schools
  • General Use
  • 8 slides
  • 400 KB

Explaining about the Sacrament of Reconciliation and how to celebrate it.

6 The Olympic Games:
A Christian Perspective
  • Youth Groups
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • General Use
  • 20 slides
  • 2.12 MB

Discussing the values that should govern the olympic games from a Christian perspective.

7 John Henry Newman
  • Youth Groups
  • Secondary Groups
  • Confirmation
  • 19 slides
  • 2.71 MB

A presentation on the life and works of Blessed John Henry Newman (includes notes).

8 Pope Benedict and Visit to UK 2010
  • Youth Groups
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • 16 slides
  • 1.82 MB

A brief biography of Pope Benedict 16 and information about his visit in the UK (Sept 2010).

9 The Confirmation Ceremony
  • Secondary Groups
  • Confirmation Groups
  • 12 slides
  • 1.45 MB

An explanation on how the Confirmation Ceremony runs.

10 The Holy Rosary
  • General Use
  • 14 slides
  • 2.66 MB

A presentation about the Rosary which includes the 4 sets of mysteries, an explanation on how to pray the rosary and a picture of St Dominic.

11 Prayers to Mary
  • General Use
  • 9 slides
  • 846 KB

A set of prayers to Mary (Hail Mary, Hail Holy Queen, Angelus, Litany of Loreto) displayed on slides.

12 Lent
  • General Use
  • 8 slides
  • 400 KB

A presentation about the meaning of the 40 days of Lent. Last 2 slides include Psalm 51 which could be used as a reflection/prayer.

13 Advent
  • General Use
  • 7 slides
  • 320 KB

A presentation on the meaning of Advent and the main symbols used in this season.

14 St George Preca
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • Catechism Groups
  • Youth Groups
  • Other
  • 12 slides
  • 1.19 MB

A biographical presentation of St George Preca, founder of SDC and first Maltese saint to be canonized by the Church.

15 John Paul 2
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • Catechism Groups
  • Youth Groups
  • Other
  • 24 slides
  • 1.21 MB

A presentation on the life and work of Pope John Paul 2.

16 Thomas and Thomas
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • Catechism Groups
  • Youth Groups
  • 18 slides
  • 1.15 MB

The life of two saints named Thomas: St Thomas a Bechet and St Thomas More.

17 The Holy Spirit and His Seven Gifts
  • Secondary Schools
  • Confirmation Groups
  • 19 slides
  • 2.24 MB

Explains the Seven gifts of the Holy Spirit; can be used as preparation for Confirmation.

18 The Liturgical Year
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • Catechism Groups
  • Youth Groups
  • 32 slides
  • 5.23 MB

Goes through all the Liturgical Year with a slide about each season and about each major feast throughout the Church's Year.

19 Saints for You and Me
  • General Use
  • 27 slides
  • 2.45 MB

A variety of saints, male and female, rich and poor, black and white from all over the world; a slide on each saint.

20 The Holy Rosary
  • General Use
  • 24 slides
  • 5.27 MB

Pictures of every mystery in all sets: Joyful, Luminous, Sorrowful and Glorious.

21 We are the Church
  • Primary Schools
  • First Holy Communion Groups
  • 18 slides
  • 1.29 MB

A presentation about the two meanings of the word "Church" - A 'place of worship' and 'The Family of God'. Based on the song "We are the Church".

22 The Passion of Our Lord
  • Primary Schools
  • First Holy Communion Groups
  • 24 slides
  • 3.15 MB

A narration of the passion of Jesus. Could be used at any time especially during lent.

23 The English Martyrs
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • Catechism Groups
  • Youth Groups
  • 16 slides
  • 4.42 MB

A brief look at who were the English Martyrs. Includes a list of the 40 canonised saints and a brief look at the life of 3 of these saints.

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