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4th Annual St. Joseph Altar Blog Fest

The Virtual St. Joseph Altar BLOG is holding its 4th St. Joseph Altar Blog Fest! March is the Month of St. Joseph and what better way to give him honor than with your very own St. Joseph Altar. Sounds intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. There are certain guidelines that will help you get…

Virtual St. Joseph Altar opens Tuesday

The 2013 Virtual St. Joseph Altar opens Tuesday and will remain open through the March 19 Feast of St. Joseph. The Virtual St. Joseph Altar is my online version of the traditional Sicilian St. Joseph Altars of New Orleans. The first Virtual St. Joseph Altar went online in February of 1999. Visit the Altar and make your virtual…

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…

Our 2012 St. Joseph Altar

This post is part of the 3rd Annual St. Joseph Altar Blog Fest. If you made an Altar for St. Joseph’s Feast Day, and would like to be included, make a blog post about your St. Joseph Altar, including details and pics, then link it here. Linking is open and will continue till March 30.…

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.…

3rd Annual St. Joseph Altar blog fest

Get ready for the 3rd Annual St. Joseph Altar Blog Fest. Less than two weeks till the feast day! The Altar Fest is always lots of fun as each family contributes their own unique ways of honoring St. Joseph. The best way to find out what it’s all about is to check out last year’s…

The 2012 Virtual St. Joseph Altar is open!

Viva San Giuseppe!  The penitential nature of Lent makes finding inspirational family activities somewhat difficult. Forty days is a very long time to the smaller members of the household. One bright spot in our Lenten journey is the March 19 Feast of St. Joseph. In the tradition of the St. Joseph Altars of New Orleans,…

“Live from Jasper’s” this Saturday!

We’re really gearing up for St. Joseph’s Day now! For those in the Kansas City area: I’ll be talking about St. Joseph Altars on “Live from Jasper’s Kitchen” with Jasper Mirabile, Saturday, 11 to noon on KCMO Talk Radio 710. For details on how to listen live online, visit KCMO.

St. Joseph Altar Blog Fest reminder

Don’t forget! The 2nd annual St. Joseph Altar Blog Fest will begin linking on March 19 and continue through the entire month. March is the Month of St. Joseph and the ultimate way to give honor to St. Joseph is with your very own St. Joseph Altar. For all the nitty gritty details, visit the…

E-book giveaway at the Virtual St. Joseph Altar blog

The Virtual St. Joseph Altar blog is giving away an electronic copy of Viva San Giuseppe: A Guide For St. Joseph Altars. With over 40 pages of recipes, stories of faith, Altar background, and history, this little out-of-print booklet is a handy reference for anyone setting up a St. Joseph Altar. Enter by leaving a…

Links of the month: It’s all about Lent

I’m joining in Lacy’s Liturgical Lent Link-Up being held at Catholic Icing. Last year’s Lent link-up was great fun, so here we go again. Lacy’s going to have separate link-ups for Holy Week and Easter, so this one is all about Lent! To makes thing a bit simpler for the link-up, I’m using this “links…

2nd Annual St. Joseph Altar blog fest

Get ready for the 2nd Annual St. Joseph Altar Blog Fest. This is an early post, but I want to get you all planning and thinking! The 1st Annual St. Joseph Blog Fest was a great success, and lots of fun. Check out last year’s fest. That’s the best way to find out what it’s…

Virtual St. Joseph Altar is open!

The Virtual St. Joseph Altar is my online version of the traditional Sicilian St. Joseph Altars of New Orleans. The first Virtual St. Joseph Altar went online in February of 1999. The Virtual St, Joseph Altar is open now through the March 19 Feast of St. Joseph. Visit the Altar and make your virtual offerings,…