Summer with the Saints :: The Year for Priests

by | Jun 18, 2010 | Summer with the Saints | 6 comments

Today we attended a Summer with the Saints in honor of St. John Vianney!  Here are a few pictures from our morning:

~ Coloring Pictures ~

The children began the morning coloring pictures.  I had offered to bring the coloring pages, and I planned to print the one that Illuminated Ink had available for the Year for Priests but I couldn’t find it!  Instead I ended up printing Charlotte’s lovely coloring page of St. John Vianney, an image of a priest, and a priest behind lectern.  
~ Craft Time ~

As a craft we created a set of vestments (or 12!)  for teaching our children the Liturgical Colors of the Church Year!

I posted all of the details here.
~ Games ~


 Father Nick and his vestments, from Catholic Artworks, on display for reference.  We also planned to have the children play Vessels and Vestments but we ran out of time.

~ Snack Time ~

Inspired by Barbara’s Strawberry Cupcakes at Catholic Cuisine, Marci served Strawberry Heart Shortcakes in honor of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.  

St. John Vianney, pray for us!

6 Comments

  1. Angela

    What a fun day! I wish you guys lived closer to me!

    I love the Sacred Heart desserts – such an easy idea!

    ~Angela

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  2. Mom2Seven

    Awesome, and I agree, I wish you (and Marci) lived closer to us!
    +JMJ+

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  3. Anonymous

    Sure wish I could have gone! Looks like it was fun!

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  4. Julianna Murphy

    I love them. You're soooooo good at crafts. I'm glad I'm related to you. hehehe

    Reply
  5. V2

    Hi

    Do you have the template for Father Nick and his vestments? The link doesn't work! I would like to use it for my Sunday School Class

    Reply
  6. V2

    Hi
    Do you have the template for Father Nick and his vestments? The link doesn't work and I would like to use for to teach it.

    Reply

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