The daily examen is a powerful tool for spiritual growth often recommended by the pope. Here’s how to introduce it to your kids.
Help kids practice giving, praying, and fasting this Lent with these ideas . . . plus, a primer on Lent and fasting guidelines.
Contemplative prayer is one of the three “expressions of prayer” described by the Catechism of the Catholic Church (the others are Vocal Prayer and Meditative Prayer). Contemplative prayer is a simple resting in the love of Christ. Contemplation may not seem suited to wiggly, squirmy, eye-rolling, “Are-we-done-yet?” kids. But this intimate basking in Christ’s love is something kids deserve to know about.