School Year Faith Formation

November 2021:

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?