Tag Archives: Easter

How to Make a Catholic Easter Basket for Kids

The average Easter basket – the thing that really gets children excited on Easter Sunday – doesn’t always reflect the significance of the holiday or call to mind Christ’s Resurrection. But this doesn’t have to be the case! Continue reading

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Pope Francis’ Eucharistic Miracle in Argentina

One recent account of a scientifically analyzed Eucharistic Miracle was witnessed by our own Pope Francis while he was Cardinal Bergoglio. We’ve included two accounts for you below, a blog article written about the miracle as well as a YouTube video by one of the witnesses. Hopefully reading and viewing these accounts will deepen your awe and reverence when receiving Holy Communion, and also encourage you to spend more time in Eucharistic Adoration. Continue reading

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The Easter Triduum: What is it?

Holy Week is the most sacred week in Christianity, the pinnacle of the liturgical year, even more sacred than Christmas. Holy Week commemorates the final week of Our Lord’s life, the reason for which Christmas happened.

Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday, when Jesus made his final entrance into Jerusalem, and culminates with Easter Sunday. As Holy Week progresses to its final days the solemnity heightens. Continue reading

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A Guide to 4 Popular Devotionals for Lent

Christmas and Easter are the two principle feasts of the Church calendar.  On Christmas our Savior was born, on Easter our Savior accomplished what he was born to do.  And both feasts are preceded by a 40 day period of … Continue reading

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Meditations for Holy Week: Wednesday

As we reach the middle of our Holy Week our waiting turns to anticipation. Spending a little time in prayer each day has helped us to identify some of our weakness and times we need to turn quickly to Christ for help. Continue reading

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Three Simple Ways to Celebrate the Easter Season

Holy Week is the time of year we experience in a deeper way many of the events we remember each time we pray the Holy Rosary. Continue reading

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Meditations for Holy Week: Tuesday

“I will make you a light to the nations, that my salvation may reach to the ends of the earth.” (Isaiah 49:6). Today we continue our waiting and preparation as we approach Good Friday. Continue reading

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Meditations for Holy Week: Monday

Even though Monday can be the most hectic day of the week, don’t forget to carve out some quiet time for yourself today. Continue reading

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