Family And Children

The ‘Family and Children’ Resources Handbook offers ideas, suggestions and information on resources for parishes interested in the following topics.

Simply click on the link below to view or download the handbook.

  • Advent/Christmas Tree of Love
  • Lollipop Day
  • Advent for children
  • Music in Church
  • Altar Servers
  • Operation Christmas Child
  • Blessing of Expectant Parents
  • Parish Baptism Preparation Teams
  • Blessing of Mothers and Fathers
    on their ‘days’
  • Parish Picnic
  • Candlemas
  • Pentecost and celebrating Confirmation children
  • Catholic Schools Week
  • Praying the Angelus
  • Welcoming those who were baptised
    into the Christian community during the year
  • Saint Brigid’s Feast Day: 1st February
  • Children Helping Children
  • Saint Francis of Assisi: October 4th
  • Easter for Children
  • Send a card
  • Encouraging Prayer for Vocations
  • Talent Exchange
  • Family Rosary
  • Temperance Sunday
  • First Days at School
  • The Gathering
  • Grandparents Day
  • Welcoming Immigrants to our parishes
  • Ice cream Fun days
  • World Chocolate Day: September 4th
  • Children’s Liturgy of the Word

PDF Resources

FAMILY AND CHILDREN
YOUNG PEOPLE
WELCOME AND COMMUNICATION
COMMUNITY AND OUTREACH
CELEBRATING SPECIAL MOMENTS