Retreat: Making the Most of Your Life by Making the Most of Holy Week

How to weave palms with Louise (VIDEO)

Resources 

 

  • Good Friday Story in a video game theme (9 minutes)

         https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-wNyRro80Ik

 

  • A Reflection from a young adult on Luke 23:34 “Father forgive them; they know not what they do” 

         https://blogs.canisius.edu/campusministry/2020/04/05/father-forgive-them-they-know-not-               what-they-do-luke-2324/

 

  • The Story of Easter (Holy Week) video from the Beginners Bible (30 minutes)

         https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PSgoPdKQFQ

Resources for Easter

 

  • Resurrection Rolls:

      A fun and delicious Easter Activity, that helps you explain Jesus’ Resurrection. 

      https://www.catholicicing.com/resurrection-rolls/

  • Dying Easter Eggs:

You don’t have to buy egg decoration kits. Here is a quick and easy way to dye your eggs with items you might have in your pantry.

 

Mix 1/2 cup boiling water, 1 teaspoon vinegar and 10 to 20 drops food color in a cup to achieve desired colors. Repeat for each color.

Dip hard-cooked eggs in dye for about 5 minutes. Use a slotted spoon, wire egg holder or tongs to add and remove eggs from dye.

Resources for Palm Sunday

  • Link to Palm Sunday video to watch with their children: 

         https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYZMhaRepJk&t=1s

  • Link for Palm craft

         https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4Qtkb8ZGhk&t=18s

Resources for Holy Thursday

This beautiful banner is made with the hand and feet prints of your family. A wonderful keepsake and easy way for you to explain Holy Week with you children. You can read from your children’s bible the stories as you make the banner. 

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