Christmastide


Picture Books to Celebrate Solemnities for Christ!

These differ from Christmas books, which focus on Christ’s birth, and Lent or Easter books, which celebrate His death and resurrection.  Although the following books may incorporate some of those themes, they are primarily stories of Christ’s entire life, or His adult ministry.  This means they are great for any […]


Solemnities for Christ: board books

Here are some fantastic board books that celebrate the life of Christ.  They are perfect for any time of the year, but particularly handy for the string of solemnities that begin with Pentecost every year.  These board books are for toddlers and preschoolers; I have a separate post here for […]


CDs for Baptism

Merry Christmas!  Wow, this “stack” is going to be an incredibly short list! If you are looking for CDs to celebrate tomorrow’s solemnity, the available options are scarce.  I do not recommend searching for “baptism” as a CD title, for you will see scores of sacrilegious albums.  So sad.  Here […]


Baptism Playlist

Tomorrow is the Baptism of the Lord, and the official end of the Christmas season.  I thought I would share the songs we will be listening to from our Baptism Playlist: Come to the Water – Matt Maher Communio: Omnes Qui in Christo (chant) Communio: Vidimus Setlam (chant) Offertorium: Benedictus […]


Christmas CDs

Merry Christmas! We’re so blessed – in the Catholic Church, it’s still Christmas, and will be for a few more weeks!  I, like most people, LOVE Christmastide!  I know many people have dozens of Christmas CDs in their collection, but what about specifically Catholic and Christian ones?  Here are a […]