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Archangels Prayer & FREE Printables

The feast day of the Archangels, or more commonly known as Michaelmas, is September 29. The archangels Gabriel, Raphael, and Michael allRead more »

In Honor of St. Joseph: Our Guide, Our Intercessor, Our Friend

I picked up the phone and heard my sister’s ecstatic voice on the line. “WE HAVE SOMEONE INTERESTED IN THE HOUSE!”  My heart sang andRead more »

GIVEAWAY: We’re Mixing It Up This Year on Our Fifth Anniversary!

Friends, can you believe it’s been FIVE YEARS since the beginning of Catholic Sistas? I look back with so many fond memories of whatRead more »

Saint Lucy Crown –A Simple Tutorial–

December is full of wonderful Christmas time feast days and Advent observances, like the Immaculate Conception and Saint Nicholas.Read more »

Advent and 7 Quick Takes

First Sunday in Advent 2015 is the last Sunday of this month! I don’t know about you but I often find that Advent catches me byRead more »

Celebrating Pope St. John Paul II: Catholic Cootie Catcher

When I was thinking about what kind of activity that might be fun to celebrate the feast day of Pope St. John Paul II for some reason theRead more »

Seven Quick Takes: The Seven Sorrows of Mary

Earlier this week I began turning over my ideas for this month’s Seven Quick Takes and started thinking about titlingRead more »

What’s Your Name Again?

Today is the memorial day of Blessed Chiara Bosatta. Raise your hand if you’ve ever heard of this saintly woman. No? I hadn’t either untilRead more »

Seven Quick Takes: Easter Traditions

Our forty days in the dessert are almost complete – today is Good Friday.  And while most of the Quick Takes this week will featureRead more »

Luck of the Irish

The secular world LOVES St. Patrick. His feast day is the focus of many celebrations, chiefly involving green beer and wearing greenRead more »

A Day for Feasting

Since I am almost entirely Irish, St. Patrick’s Day is every day. His medals are worn by two of our children, his prayer is a common choiceRead more »

Climbing Above the Crowd to See Jesus

Byzantine Catholics celebrated the Sunday of Zacchaeus this week, the first of five Sundays of preparation for the Great Fast. See LukeRead more »

Seven Quick Takes: Images of the Holy Family

In honor of the feast day of the Holy family which until 1969, was celebrated the first Sunday after Epiphany, and is now celebrated theRead more »

Merry Christmas from Catholic Sistas

Merry Christmas from Catholic Sistas Rejoice greatly, born today  For whom the world was yearning. In the arms of Mary the being is fromRead more »

7 Quick Takes Friday Christmas Dinner!

It feels like just yesterday I was advocating that we take joy from the beautiful browns and earthy colours that November is dressed in andRead more »