on Good Friday, Christians and Catholics fast, meditate, perform penance, pray and attend church service. It is a solemn day, full of sadness, grieving for Lord Jesus Christ death. Sinful mankind had caused his death...
Advent comes every year the four weeks before Christmas. Each week has a different theme to help people prepare for to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.
This article is about how the Filipinos celebrate All Saints Day and All Souls Day. A unique celebration for the remembrance of the dead love ones.
A reproducible family Protestant Advent ceremony which is short and child-friendly to be used in the home. Adapted for kindergarten through primary grade kids. Provides list of supplies, script, and suggested songs....
St Patrick's day is coming. Last year I had a great time when visiting Ireland. This year I'll not be there, but here are some thoughts.
The three Wise Men who bring gifts to the baby Jesus are a part of the Christmas story. They arrived 12 days after Jesus' birth and their arrival is celebrated with a separate holiday - Epiphany.
Celebrating a Name day is a tradition very well known in most of the European countries. This Name Day Calendar has been created as an effort to bring this celebration to our American friends.
What could this possibly mean, to throw ashes on one's head, and what if any, religious significance does it have today? A free Sunday school lesson for College age adults.
Before Ash Wednesday each year, Catholics around the world pick a sacrifice for lent. There are many types of sacrifices, so here are some ideas for both adults and children.
Religious Christmas, secular Christmas, both, or none? Every year someone asks, "What is the true meaning of Christmas?" One part of that for me is how I can honor departed friends, while I do more to appreciate those...