September 14, 2009 - Volume 2, Number
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§ Nature Wallpapers & Nature Pictures - 144 nature small poster size wallpapers / pictures, many with scripture verses. Read more...
§ Joseph, son of Jacob coloring pages - A series of coloring pages from the Calvary Kids Page Web site on the story of Joseph (Genesis 37-45) - Read more...
§ Coloring Pages: Saints - A blog with over 50 coloring pages of saints. Read more...
§ Colorear dibujos de Religión offers coloring pages on themes related to various religions including a handful of coloring pages for christianity. Read more...
§ Coloring Pages - Blog with an extensive listing of useful coloring pages. Read more...
§ Church in the 21st Century Online Courses - non-credit courses for spiritual renewal and on-going faith formation. Read more...
§ Independent Study for Catechists - Series of flyers from the Archdiocese of Baltimore for catechist formation. Read more...
§ Lalemant Polyphonic - resources on polyphonic chant and on the eight holy Jesusit Martyrs of North America. Read more...
§ C.S. Lewis - dossier produced by the BBC on the program Religion & Ethics. Read more...
§ Clipart ETC: Architecture - Many of the line drawings in this collection can be useful when talking about church architecture. Read more...
§ 4marks Catholic Videos - The 4marks is a Catholic Web site that offers videos, podcasts, forums, articles, etc. Read more...
§ HLI Research is an extensive online resource center for life issues. Read more...
§ The Web site Kids' Music Town™ - Bible Children's song lyrics and sound clips. Read more...
§ An interview with Jean Vanier, the founder l'Arche communities:
The Wisdom of Tenderness from Speaking of Faith on Vimeo.
and Religious Education § 100 (Legal) Sources for Free Stock Images - "there are a number of sources for free images, and we’ve collected them here. So read on for 100 sources where you can find free stock images:"
Religious Education Products and Resources § For a review of Religious education products see The Latest Scoop.
§ The Parables of Jesus - An extensive webography of resources on New Testament paralbes including liks to commentaries, homilies, children's stories, clipart, art, posters,...
§ Small posters: The Hail Mary and the Beatitudes
on the Sunday Readings
Background articles and commentaries, homilies, children's stories, art, clipart, videos and other resources on the Mass readings for upcoming Sundays:
Click on the images for a full-size version
It is not so essential to think much as to love much.
-St Teresa of Jesus
Look for Christ Our Lord in everyone and you will then have respect and reverence for all. -St Teresa of Jesus
Word of Wisdom Posters
Download and print a sheet of four
scripture cards to print, cut and
to students, catechumens, or friends .
Bible Verses Cards, Scripture
Clipart Cards and Scripture
§ The Creed: Gateway to Grace by Scott Hahn, Catholic Update, American Catholic
"The Creed is both a prayer at Catholic Mass, and a basic catechetical instruction. It's the statement of Catholic beliefs. What is a creed? Why do Catholics and other Christians need a creed? Here's a look at how the creed developed and how it is crucial for Catholics today."
§ Articles by Ron Rolheiser, Roman Catholic priest and member of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate:
Conservatives and Liberals - We Need Both
Religious Language as Icon
Love - Illusion and Reality
Too-bruised to be touched - One of the causes of Suicide
Extraordinary Women, Extraordinary Stories
For other articles by Ron Rolheiser see the
Column Archive on his Web site
§ Beyond CCD: Making the most of your child’s religious education by Theresa Difato and Patricia Mitchell, The Word Among Us
"You are a conscientious Catholic parent who wants your children to learn about their faith."
§ Forgiveness: Evidence of God’s Touch, by Benedict Groeschel, CFR, and Bert Ghezzi , The Word Among Us
"Bear with one another; forgive each other if one of you has a complaint against another. The Lord has forgiven you; now you must do the same."
§ Living under the Mystery of the Cross by Hallie Riedel - Saints & Christian Heroes - The Word Among Us
"On August 2, 1942, the German S.S. stormed a Carmelite convent in Echt, Holland, and demanded that one of its nuns, Sister Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, be handed over immediately, along with her sister Rosa."