November 21st Edition – Wisdom
We hope you enjoy the newest edition to The Tablet Jr., a monthly four-page pullout for elementary school children. The articles and artwork you see are created by the students of diocesan academies, and each month there will be a new theme and a new academy.
“Wisdom,” one of the gifts of the Holy Spirit, is the theme. St. Bernadette Catholic Academy in Brooklyn is this month’s academy to showcase its journalistic skills. Enjoy reading the additional student submissions as well as the Teacher Resources below. Let us know what you think!
Seeing Ourselves Through God’s Eyes
By Giulia Viggiano, Grade 8
As I grow in wisdom, I come to see myself, my life, and others as God sees. What we think becomes what we do and feel inside and out …
FOR THE FULL ARTICLE, SEE THE COVER PAGE OF THE TABLET Jr.
Wisdom Vs. Knowledge: Does One Build the Other?
By Robert Gilroy and Vincent Tolve, Grade 8
Making a distinction between wisdom and knowledge can be difficult. Both of these beautiful gifts from the Spirit are rooted in faith …
FOR THE FULL ARTICLE, SEE PAGE 2 OF THE TABLET Jr.
Knowledge allows us to learn about God through human intelligence.
As we grow older we grow wiser, but how do we acquire this wisdom?
What Knowledge and Wisdom say.
It is in our control to act on our values and use our gifts “wisely.”
We see wisdom as the most important gift of the Holy Spirit.
They are virtues of grace that lead us to live lives of holiness and humility.
If we truly want wisdom in our lives, we must ask for it and take time to pray.
Student-submitted artwork and photos that represent the theme.
About the Tablet Jr.
A collaboration between CTN and The Tablet editorial staff, The Tablet Jr. includes stories written by middle-grade students from diocesan schools as well as student-created artwork. Additional elements include a question-and-answer column, a diocesan history column, fun activities such as word puzzles, and a news article written by a member of The Tablet staff.