liturgical calendar

Saint of the Day:

Saint Therese of Lisieux (1873-1897)


  • Reading 1: Job 9:1-12, 14-16
  • Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 88:10bc-11, 12-13, 14-15
  • Gospel: Luke 9:57-62


Saint Therese of Lisieux is among the Church's most important and wise spiritual teachers. We often think that only great deeds and great sacrifices are magnificent examples of our Christian ...



classroom activities

September 11: In Memory and In Hope: A Prayer Gathering

Materials Needed newsprint masking tape markers reflective music candles Preparation Prior to the beginning of the prayer service, set up several areas for small groups of five to seven people to cluster around. Each area should have a piece newsprint ...

Mathematical Equations for Matthew

Explain to the students that this activity is designed to familiarize them with the Gospel of Matthew. Mention that it asks them to solve and create some mathematical equations based on the Gospel. Write the following examples on the board, ...

The Powerful Symbol of the Cross

This activity is part of the Living in Christ Series. Students can reflect the difference between symbols and signs, and ...