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Catholic Faith for Families

 


A Month of Dinnertime Conversations

Family-Friendly Scriptural Meditations on the Rosary

Books and Media for Catholic Families

Discover more great FREE resources for prayer, activities, and more to help your family grow in faith with these pages:

At Home wth Our Faith (Claretian Publications)
Newsletter, Weekly Wisdom email, handouts, and a blog on family faith.

 

Catholic Mom.com
A group blog by and for Catholic moms and dads with lots of resources, recipes, ideas for family activities, and a Sunday Gospel Activities page.

Domestic Church
An officially recognized lay movement that provides lifelong formation for sacramentally married couples for the sake of achieving sanctity together, growing in mutual love and providing an environment where children can thrive and grow in union with Christ.

Equipping Catholic Families (Arma Dei)
Free resources and ideas for families - recipes, crafts and activities for saints and feasts for the Church Year, downloadable catechetical handouts and more.

 

 

Faith at Home (Our Sunday Visitor)
Activities, prayers, articles and other resources on social justice, spirituality, the liturgical year, Mary and much more.


Family page (Loyola Press)
Resources and activities for children, teens, family fun, holidays and prayer. Site also has "Sunday Connection" with resources for the Sunday readings.

 

Family page (Sadlier)
Family articles, resources, weblinks and connections to their textbooks for children and youth

 


Forming Faithful Families (the Littletons)
Podcasts, video series, books, home resources, great ideas, speaking engagements and much more for Catholic Families from a couple who has 14 living children and a lot of faith.

 

 

Parents and Family  (RCL/Benziger)
Resources for use with their textbook series or not - family and parenting, activities, Sunday Reading resources, links to essential websites and Catholic movie reviews...

 

Vibrant Faith @ Home (Vibrant Faith Ministries)
Prayer, activities and reflections for children, youth, young adults, young families, teen families, adults/couples, and parents/grandparents encourages families to Talk, Pray, Ritualize and Reach Out.