Jesus Christ: God's Revelation to the World (Second Edition)

Chapter 10: Influencing the World


Influencing the World

Film Focus: In this video Fr. Michael Schmitz encourages you, through the story of St. John Paul II, to be positive models of Jesus by influencing people toward holiness.

Text Focus: Pages 348-349

Discussion Questions:

  1. What was St. John Paul II’s answer to the question of whether his father was hard on him? What effect did that have on John Paul II?
  2. Do you think Fr. Schmitz is correct that everyone has an influence on others?
  3. How well do you influence others in a positive way? What are some ways that you do this?
  4. Name one thing you can do to inspire another to be a great saint?

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