Modern Families


I can explain how modern families can strive for holiness.

Warm Up

Parents have the first responsibility for the education of their children. They bear witness to this responsibility first by creating a home where tenderness, forgiveness, respect, fidelity, and disinterested service are the rule.

Catechism of the Catholic Church no. 2223

Discussion Questions

Modern Families

Activity 1: Modern Family

Watch the “Modern Family Season 1 Trailer,” and “Postulator for the Parents of St. Therese of Lisieux.” Then answer the questions on the handout.

Modern Family.pdf

Activity 2: Modern Families Writing

Write a five- to seven-sentence paragraph that responds to the following prompts: