Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

By |2017-09-06T05:12:40+10:00August 7th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

A look at scripture and tradition can take us back to the feast of the sacred heart of Jesus and give our devotion new life. Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus is not nearly as popular today as a couple of generations ago, when almost every Catholic at least knew about the nine first

Sacred Heart Puzzle

By |2017-09-06T04:19:58+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Craft, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Engage your kids in the beautiful devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. This activity is a modern twist on the traditional nine First Friday Masses. Materials: Template Hard cardboard, glue Scissors Download Here Method: Place template on front and back of hard cardboard, make sure both pieces align, glue down and wait till dry.

Sacred Heart Muffins Recipe

By |2017-09-06T04:18:56+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Recipes, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

¬†Try this simple muffin recipe to celebrate the Feast of the Sacred Heart with taste. Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups self-raising flour 1/2 cup caster sugar 1 1/4 cups milk 1 egg, lightly beaten 90g butter, melted 1 tablespoon instant espresso coffee powder Punnet of Strawberries Method: Preheat oven to 180¬įC. Lightly grease a 6-hole, 3/4-cup

Litany of the Sacred Heart

By |2017-09-06T04:18:23+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

From Faith and Family Live V.    Lord, have mercy on us. R.    Christ, have mercy on us. V.     Lord, have mercy on us. Christ, hear us. R.     Christ, graciously hear us. V.     God the Father of Heaven, have mercy on us. God the Son, Redeemer of the world, have mercy on us.

St Margret Mary’s Sacred Heart Consecration

By |2017-09-06T04:17:24+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Act of Consecration to the Sacred Heart of Jesus By St Margaret Mary  I give myself and consecrate to the Sacred Heart of our Lord Jesus Christ, my person and my life, my actions, pains and sufferings, so that I may be unwilling to make use of any part of my being other than to

Grandparent Power

By |2017-09-06T03:09:59+10:00June 18th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , |

Almost every grandparent thinks their grandchildren are pretty special. Grandparents are¬†allowed to be biased ‚Äď after all, every kid deserves a doting grandparent to counter the¬†nuisance of stressed out, nagging parents. Grandparents enjoy a privileged relationship¬†with their grandchildren. ‚ÄėAll care, no responsibility‚Äô is often cited as a license for fun‚Ķ¬†grandparents seem to relish the

The Renaissance of Marriage

By |2017-09-06T02:25:36+10:00June 18th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Marriage|Tags: , , , , , , |

With the feast day of one of history’s most sainted couples occurring this month it’s an opportune time to affirm the contribution that marriage makes to our community. Marriage as a Resource When we in the Church think about marriage and family life, mostly we think in terms of supporting couples. We look primarily towards marriage and