The perfect card for Mother’s Day that honours both our physical and spiritual mothers. It is a simple black and white template for the kids to decorate and has room for a personal message as well.

Download and print the template, colour and decorate, trim the excess and fold it! You can write your message on the inside of her arms.

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A Prayer for Mothers

We thank you Lord for the great gift of motherhood.
It is within our mother’s womb, that we began life.
It is in her embrace that we have known safety and comfort.
It is through her encouragement that we grow and mature.

Lord, bless our mothers.
Draw close to them and hear their prayers for their children.
Give them the grace of surrendered love –
a love that images the love of our heavenly mother, Mary.

May all mothers find daily
the strength to love generously,
the patience to endure graciously,
and the grace to live their vocation of motherhood joyously.

We ask this through our Lord, Jesus Christ,


This activity featured in the May 2011 edition of the CathFamily e-Magazine.