Make Ordinary Time Special with Your Family

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“It’s ordinary time,” my son lamented. “Nothing exciting until Advent.” But as astronomer Brother Guy Consolmagno reminded me, ordinary time is special in its own way. Here are six family faith practices to make ordinary time special with your family.   … Read More

Make Your Own Circle of the Church Year

    Try this hands-on “circle of the Church year” to help your children learn about the liturgical cycle.   by Heidi Indahl   Just as a new calendar cycle begins every January, so too our Church calendar begins a … Read More

How Long Is the Christmas Season?

  How long is the Christmas season? However you measure it, for many Christians, the celebration of Christmas is just getting started on December 25.   While retail stores may be discounting Christmas decorations and putting up Valentine’s Day displays … Read More

Family Traditions Aren’t Just for Christmas Anymore

  With stores putting out Christmas decorations already, I need to remind myself that, for Catholics, traditions are a year round business of family life. by Heidi Indahl I’ve noticed a few Advent mentions sliding into my Facebook newsfeed the last … Read More