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Daily Reflection

Tuesday, Sep. 23

Reading: Luke 8:19-21
Drawing Near: In today’s Gospel, I speak of the family of faith. Pray, today, especially for your students whose families suffer strife and discord of any kind for any reason.
Feast: The Memorial of St. Pio of Pietrelcina, priest
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Child, Arise!

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A Family Together

Two Popes, Two Saints

This reproducible activity helps students learn about and be inspired by newly canonized Saint John XXIII and Saint John Paul II. More.

The Leading Edge

The Relevancy of Saints

We can rely on the saints to disturb us from our comfort zones, lift us out of ourselves, and inspire us with their courage, confidence, and reverence so necessary in our roles as catechetical leaders. More.

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