This is the first lesson of a series which focus on the Great Feasts of the Church. Also discussed is the concept that the Church has its own sense of time based on the person of Jesus Christ.
The Annunciation lesson plan teaches students about the iconography, hymnology, Scripture, and traditions surrounding this feast, celebrated on March 25.
A history of how December 25 came to be the date on which we celebrate this feast is discussed, in addition to iconography and hymns.
The lesson plan for the Feast of Epiphany/Theophany includes a brief history and discussion of the roles of St. John the Baptist and the Holy Spirit.
In this lesson, students will discuss the scripture, hymns, and brief history of the Feast of the Presentation of Our Lord in the Temple.
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