Catholic Feast Days

Bring This Mary Garden Activity to your Parish! #WomensFellowship

Bring This Mary Garden Activity to your Parish! #WomensFellowship

May 2nd, 2022 5 minute read Catholic Feast Days | Catholic Home

Happy May! What better way to honor Our Mother during her month than with women's fellowship through crafts, coffee, and prayer? This is an activity that I brought to my Parish this past weekend, and it was a hit! In this post, I will be outlining the specific details of the event as well as what materials were used to make our very own miniature Mary gardens. Enjoy!  Gather your supplies. For your Mary garden, you’ll need the following: • Glass containers for the... more »

St. Patrick Wasn't Irish...and 4 More Facts You Might Not Know

St. Patrick Wasn't Irish...and 4 More Facts You Might Not Know

March 15th, 2022 3 minute read Catholic Feast Days

Looking to learn more about this incredible Saint in the Catholic Church? Put some of these facts in your back pocket this St. Patrick's Day! Although St. Patrick’s Day can be affectionately celebrated through traditions such as eating corned beef and wearing green, here are a few things to remember about the Saint who’s behind the entire day.  St. Patrick was actually British - St. Patrick was born in Britain in the fourth century and ended up in Ireland after being kidnapped by Irish... more »

Design a Miniature Mary Garden - Invite Friends!

Design a Miniature Mary Garden - Invite Friends!

March 10th, 2022 3 minute read Catholic Feast Days | Catholic Home

This quick, adorable DIY craft brings our Blessed Mother into your home without the fuss of watering, dirt, and seasonal upkeep. Enjoy your indoor Mary garden all the year long! ​ Maybe where you live, little green shoots are starting to sprout through the dirt. Maybe you’re anticipating another few rounds of snowfalls. Maybe you have a big backyard with room for creative plantings. Maybe you live in the city with your own little balcony paradise. No matter what your... more »

90 Lenten Ideas for Catholics: Prayer, Fasting, Almsgiving

90 Lenten Ideas for Catholics: Prayer, Fasting, Almsgiving

February 21st, 2022 3 minute read Catholic Feast Days | Catholic Home

Lent is upon us! It's the perfect opportunity to practice self-mortification, strengthen relationships with our neighbors, and grow closer to Christ. If you're feeling stumped about what your Lenten sacrifice should be, I've compiled a list of 90 Lenten ideas: 30 God-centered things to do for Lent (prayer), 30 non-sweets related things to give up for Lent (fasting), and 30 almsgiving ideas for Lent.  Be sure to share this post with your friends and loved ones who are looking for some... more »

Celebrating the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Immaculate Heart of Mary

Celebrating the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Immaculate Heart of Mary

June 9th, 2021 5 minute read Catholic Feast Days | Catholic Home

Happy June! With the impending official start of summer, images of lazy pool days, dripping ice cream cones, and fireworks come to mind, but June is also the perfect time to celebrate the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Both feast days are right around the corner, and there are numerous ways to observe both beautiful Catholic days. Read on to learn more about these heart-centered feast days, their histories, and how to glorify Jesus and honor His Mother this month. The Sacred... more »

7 Awesome St. Joan of Arc Facts You May Not Know

7 Awesome St. Joan of Arc Facts You May Not Know

May 24th, 2021 3 minute read Catholic Feast Days

"Go forward bravely. Fear nothing. Trust in God; all will be well." Saint Joan of Arc, whose feast day we celebrate on May 30, is an amazing example of what is means to be a warrior for Christ.  Here are 7 awesome facts about St. Joan of Arc: Saint Joan of Arc is the patroness of soldiers. She led a life full of courage and bravery, so she is one of the best saints to ask for intercession from when it comes to the gift of spiritual courage. #JoanUp!  At the age of 12, she experienced... more »