But the angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you seek Jesus who was crucified. He is not here, for He has risen, as He said. Come, see the place where He lay. Then go quickly and tell His disciples that He has risen from the dead, and behold, […]
Then Jesus crying with a loud voice, said, “Father, into thy hands I commit my spirit!” And having said this, He breathed His last. (Luke 23, 46) This man went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. Then he took it down and wrapped it in a linen shroud, and laid Him in a rock-hewn tomb, […]
While they were eating, Jesus took bread, said the blessing, broke it, and giving it to his disciples said, “Take and eat; this is my body.” Then he took a cup, gave thanks, and gave it to them, saying, “Drink from it, all of you, for this is my blood of the covenant, which will […]
All Lent the children have been looking forward to Holy Week, our traditional time to paint Easter eggs, Monday they began painting. This year Carpenter astounded us with his creativity and artistic passion. The children paint over a number of days in layers of acrylics. Theses two eggs were painted by Princess. My friend Jenn has created a longing to decorate […]
It was with shock yesterday I realised that Ash Wednesday is next week!! Oh my, time to gather my thoughts and plan our Lent. Of necessity Lent will be simple this year as two weeks after Lent begins our sweet babe joins us:) As I jotted down traditions I realised that we have adopted a […]
Tonight is my favourite night of the year. Tonight you just know that there is something far bigger than you could begin to explain. Today though I did try to explain a little of this to my children.
Lots of Easter preparation occuring here at present:) So pleased we are finally using the Home Catechesis Manuals and of course the lovely Easter Garden on loan.
After Mass on Sunday I was approached by a dear lady of the parish and asked if I would like to borrow an Easter Garden for Lent. You can imagine my response!:) What a blessing. Now I know Our Lord is prodding me to start using our Home Catechesis Manuals.