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Diving Deep: The Legacy Behind Your Parish

BY DANIEL THOMAS      The idea of helping your students learn about their parish is an outstanding one. It involves something that they have...

A Family Together: Beginnings and Endings

Most everything has a beginning an ending. In fact, the beginning of one thing often means the ending of another thing.

O Antiphon Chocolate Coins — Advent Craft

By Jessica Gordon “O come, O come, Emmanuel, and ransom captive Israel, that mourns in lonely exile here until the Son of God appear.” — “O...

We Gather to Pray: Living the Joy of the Gospel

A few months ago, Pope Francis addressed Christians with a new document on the joy of the Gospel. As we celebrate this glorious season of Easter, there is no finer time to take his message to heart. Today’s prayer service is based on two key passages of Evangelii gaudium. It also includes private reflection and shared prayer.

Journey to Emmaus, Recognizing Jesus

One of the things I love about the Emmaus story (Luke 24:13-35) is the dramatic change in the feelings of Jesus' disciples.

The Joyful Mysteries

A Family Together

Motivation to Go to Mass (9 min. video)

At the heart of the Mass is worship. What is worship? Stay with this video. Great for teens and adults.

A Moral Compass: The Sermon on the Mount

Practical Strategies for Working with the 2010-2011 Catechist Formation Program

Teaching the Lord’s Prayer – a series

An Introduction to the Our Father and its First Petition JAMES BLANKENSHIP Editor's note: This is the first in a series on the Lord's prayer. Look...

A New Catechetical Year — A prayer service to begin

MARC CARDARONELLA Beginnings are always exciting. This is especially true as the school year or the new catechetical year begins. There are new possibilities, new...