Youth Programs

Joyful Mysteries

The Rosary Series focuses on the Mysteries of the Holy Rosary and How to Pray the Rosary. This is an opportunity for youth and adults to learn more about their faith. All youths and adults can work on this activity and earn the patch. This activity can be worked on individually or as a group. It is not necessary to send the completed form. Adults can verify the correct answers.

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How to start

  • Answer 5 of 10 of the requirements below for your grade level.
  • Your parent or scout leader will review the answer for correctness.
  • After completing the requirements, a parent or scout leader will order the patch (Online).

 

Requirements for 1st through 5th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions)

  1. To whom did the Archangel Gabriel appear?  Luke 1:26-27
  2. What name did the angel tell Mary to give her son?  Luke 1:31
  3. What was the name of Mary's husband?  Luke 1:27
  4. Whom did Mary go to visit?  Luke 1:40
  5. In what town was Jesus born?  Luke 2:4
  6. What did Mary and Joseph use for a crib? Luke 2:7
  7. What gifts did the astrologers from the East (three Kings) bring to the Baby Jesus? Matt 2:11
  8. What sign led the astrologers to find the Baby Jesus? Luke 2:10 
  9. Why did Mary and Joseph bring Baby Jesus to the temple? Luke 2:22-24
  10. Retell the story of Jesus being found in the temple in your own words. Luke 2:41-51

 

Requirements for 6th through 12th grade (Answer 5 of 10 questions)

  1. What does the word Annunciation mean? (dictionary)
  2. What was Mary's answer to the Angel Gabriel's announcement?  Luke 1:38
  3. When Mary visited Elizabeth what did Elizabeth first say to her?  Luke 1:42
  4. Why will all generations of people call Mary blessed? (Luke 2:46-55)
  5. Why were Mary and Joseph going to Bethlehem when Jesus was born? Luke 1:1-5
  6. Why was Jesus born in a stable?  Luke 2:7
  7. After Jesus was born, why was He taken to the Temple? Luke 2:22-24
  8. What was God's promise to Simeon?  Luke 2:26
  9. What did Simeon say when he first held the Baby Jesus?  Luke 2:29
  10. When Jesus was twelve, why did He stay behind in the Temple? Luke 2:46-50

 

Requirements for Adults (Answer 5 of 10 questions plus do #11)

  1. At the Annunciation, what was the angel's greeting to Mary? Luke 1:28
  2. When Mary visited Elizabeth what did Elizabeth first say to her?  Luke 1:42
  3. Meditate on why the Son of God and Savior of the World was born in a stable; a place for animals. Share your thoughts with at least one other person.  
  4. Why didn't the astrologers (three kings) return to Herod after they left Jesus?  Matt 2:12
  5. What did the angel say to the shepherds when he appeared to them?  Luke 2:10-12
  6. Why were Mary and Joseph on their way to Bethlehem when Jesus was born? Luke 2:10-12
  7. What was God's promise to Simeon? Luke 2:26
  8. What did Simeon say when he first held the Baby Jesus? Luke 2:29
  9. When Jesus was twelve, why did He remain in the Temple? Luke 2:46-50
  10. When Mary and Joseph found Jesus, what was His response? Luke 2:49  
  11. Mentor one or more young persons to achieve the Joyful Mysteries Patch.