“How many days until Christmas?” young children want to know. In the week before Christmas, help them keep track with an O Antiphons paper chain that will serve as a daily reminder of Christ’s coming.
This article is adapted from the book 77 Ways to Pray with Your Kids. Did you know that, as a baptized lay person, you are not only qualified to bless […]
There are many, many ways for your kids to make an evening offering at the end of the day. Here are six options for different ages and prayer styles.
Contemplative prayer is one of the three “expressions of prayer” described by the Catechism of the Catholic Church (the others are Vocal Prayer and Meditative Prayer). Contemplative prayer is a simple resting in the love of Christ. Contemplation may not seem suited to wiggly, squirmy, eye-rolling, “Are-we-done-yet?” kids. But this intimate basking in Christ’s love is something kids deserve to know about.