School Year Faith Formation
Found in Parent Guide November Lesson pg 56 - 93
Lesson 3: Jesus Teaches Us to Pray
Lesson 4: Our Father: The Summary of the Whole Gospel
Saint Of The Month
St. Leo The Great
born Tuscany, Italy
St. Leo, was born in Italy about 400 years after Jesus ascended into Heaven, Leo was ordained a deacon of the Church and elected pope in 440 AD. as the successor of St. Peter.Leo the Great is also famous for stopping Attila the Hun from attacking the city of Rome.
Leo, Latin for Lion
For the Parents ~ A Toast to You
" Toasting has deeply religious roots...The original "libation" consisted of pouring out the first portion of one's drink to the gods with an invocation... Every Baptized layman can and should bless food, drink and family." *recipes can be made with or without alcohol
Excerpt and Recipes from *Drinking with the Saints
The Sinner's Guide to a Holy Happy Hour by Michael P. Foley
We think if appropriate that you toast or prayer for yourselves. We appreciate the time and effort necessary to teach your child(ren) about God and their faith.
Other Resources For Parents to Better Understand - How to Pray?
Video: Bishop Barron on Our Father
Guided Prayer Audio: Desiring to Pray as Jesus prays