Stories of the Saints

Posted on September 01, 2008 by Amy Tolmie

In September's Youthwork magazine we featured a resource called Stories of the Saints. This was designed for a KS4 RE lesson, but could also be adapted for any setting.

To help you tell the stories of three saints (Simeon the Stylite, Francis of Assisi and Genovetta Torres), here is a simple presentation:

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There is a reflection to complete the lesson, which involves a set of statements. Print these onto card and cut them out, and they can be used to help young people decide how strongly they agree of disagree with different points of view and beliefs. A way to use them is to arrange them in three piles: AGREE | NOT SURE | DISAGREE.

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