Celebrate Epiphany – Bless your home. Learn about the tradition of blessing the doorway of your home here.
Get ready for the Feast of the Epiphany: make a Three Kings Cake. Find recipe ideas for your Three Kings Cake here.
As the Christmas season draws to a close, sing Silent Night. Use the beautiful lyrics of this hymn to hold the miracle of Christmas in your heart. Pray as a family for the light and peace of Christ to fill your home.
Get ready for Epiphany – learn more about the Magi. Did you know: There may have been more than three kings? Yep, it’s true! There were three gifts presented to the infant Jesus, but the Bible does not record how many kings there were. Read the story of the Wise Men in the Gospel of […]
Take care of God’s creation. We have been entrusted with the care of God’s creation. Pick up litter, recycle, reduce your waste, and challenge others to do the same! Read Pope Francis encyclical, Laudato Si.
Show your love for God by serving others. Make a meal, visit a nursing home- the ways to serve are countless. If you need ideas, check with your local parish of visit Catholic Charities DC.
As the new year begins make a new friend – introduce yourself to someone today. Friends bring happiness throughout the year! Start the new year with a new friend!
Begin the New Year by celebrating our Blessed Mother, Mary. Today our Church celebrates the motherhood of Mary. This feast is so important it is called a solemnity – our highest rank of liturgical celebration. Attend Mass today as a family. Remember to thank our blessed Mother, and your own mother, for their love and […]
Be Kind – Give someone a compliment today. At the close of the year gather together with family and friends and give compliments to one another!
Pray to the Holy Family – “Family, O Holy Family, guide us with your example and protect us!” St. John Paul II Read the Gospel of St. Matthew 2:13-15, 19-23, to hear a story of the holy family. Write down the words of St. John Paul II’s prayer and keep near your front door to […]