Tag: all saints day

Our All Saints pennant banner

This is a slight twist on our paper-saint parade from last year. Last week, when I was printing my saints from Paper Dali, there were some technical difficulties with the downloads. So, not having any patience to wait for the problem to be solved, I did what Vee tells everyone not to do. I simply…

All Saints Day Link Up Party

There’s a new blog event in the sidebar today. Lacy, over at Catholic Icing, decided to have a spur-of-the-moment All Saints Day Link Up Party. What a great idea! Head to Catholic Icing and link your All Saints’ and All Souls’ Day ideas, including costumes, games, decorations, party ideas, food, celebration ideas, and more. Here…

Our paper-saint parade

For All Saints Day, our paper saints, courtesy of Paper Dali, adorned our fireplace mantle. From left to right we have St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, St. Damien, St. Juan Diego & Our Lady of Guadalupe, St. Joseph, and St. Rose. It’s a small, but powerful group!

Let us invoke the Saints

Father, All-Powerful and ever-living God, today we rejoice in the holy men and women of every time and place. May their prayers bring us your forgiveness and love. We ask this in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

Plan a paper-saint parade

Paper Dali has an incredible selection of saint paper dolls that are just perfect for an All Saints celebration! Veronica, the artist behind the dalis, has the following saints available: Anna Wang (1) Blessed Juan Diego (1) Blessed Miguel Pro (1) Damien of Molokai (1) Elizabeth Ann Seton (1) Joseph Mukasa (1) Margaret of Scotland…

Halloween & Catholic tradition

Believe it or not, this is one of my high-hitting posts, especially around this time of year. So, I am reposting for 2009: As a child growing up in New Orleans, my Halloweens were well-grounded in Catholic tradition. It all started the weekend before. The car was loaded with buckets, scrub brushes, and brooms. Some…