Tag: st. joseph

St. Joseph Novena Day 1 — start today!

From the Virtual St. Joseph Altar blog: We’re in the home stretch now! If you begin your novena today it will end on the eve of the Solemnity. I will post each days’ prayers as we go along. Hope you will join us! Novena to Saint Joseph: Glorious Saint Joseph, faithful follower of Jesus Christ,…

Prepping for St. Joseph’s Day

It’s never too early to get ready for St. Joseph’s Day. The 2013 feast day will be here before you know it. I’ve been sprucing up the Virtual St. Joseph Altar a bit. This year the Altar will be adorned with brand new food images for your virtual offerings. I’ve added a new item, one of my…

Cool kids’ crafts for St. Joseph’s Day

I’m double-posting from over at the Virtual St. Joseph Altar blog: 3D Cut & Color Virtual St. Joseph Altar Cut, color, and create your own mini St. Joseph’s Altar. This fun family craft will help you and your little ones learn about the lovely St. Joseph Altar tradition. Complete instructions included on the pdf download.…

St. Joseph the Worker

How appropriate that the 1st day of May, a month entirely dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary, is usually the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker. I say usually, because since today is Sunday, Divine Mercy Sunday at that, this optional feast will not be recognized. This weekend, we are workers and carpenters of sorts…

Viva San Giuseppe!

The silence of Saint Joseph is given a special emphasis. His silence is steeped in contemplation of the mystery of God in an attitude of total availability to divine desires. It is a silence thanks to which Joseph, in unison with Mary, watches over the Word of God, known through the Sacred Scriptures, continuously comparing…

Our St. Joseph Lapbooks

Our St. Joseph Lapbooks were inspired by Shower of Roses. Jessica has compiled some great resources for putting together lapbooks so don’t miss her post. Our cover coloring pages are from the Virtual St. Joseph Altar. You’ll find several to choose from. Inside our lapbooks we have the symbols of St. Joseph inside a petal…