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RELIGIOUS EDUCATION






mini-monstrance.jpg NEW ITEM!
Mini-Mini Monstrance

$19.95
Beautiful miniature reproduction of the child-sized monstrance, this version is only 3" high and 2.2" wide.


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Paschal Candle replacement
$12.95
10" 51% beeswax candle with stickers and five incense grains. No candle stick.

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GS and the Child.gif The Good Shepherd and the Child
$16.00
by Cavalletti, Gobbi and Coulter. The subtitle of this book is, "A Joyful Journey," and it is indeed that. Here is a good beginning for "how-to" implement the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd with children ages 3-6. Includes presentations for the Parables of the Kingdom, the Eucharist, Baptism, Parable of the Good Shepherd and others.

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Baptism2011.JPG Baptism Set
$75.00
Three scripted lessons introduce the elements and symbols of Baptism through beautiful hands-on materials.
The Baptismal Set includes:
  • Lesson Plan Booklet (with reproducible student pages)
  • Rite of Baptism Booklet
  • Paschal Candle w/stand (styles vary, may be USED)
  • Five grains of Incense (for Paschal Candle)
  • Baptismal Candle and glass stand
  • Glass Baptismal font (bowl)
  • Doily
  • Shell
  • Brass Holy Oil Containers (empty)
  • Brass Candle Snuffer
  • White Stole (for "priest")
  • Candle-lighting Sticks



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  • MassKit2011.jpg Miniature Mass Kit --
    $140.00

    For children ages 3-12. Kit includes
  • brass chalice 4 1/2"
  • brass paten 3 1/4"
  • brass crucifix 4"
  • brass ciborium
  • brass incense boat w/spoon
  • brass stand for censer
  • brass snuffer 10"
  • brass bell
  • brass sanctuary light
  • brass censer (2 1/2")
  • NOT SHOWN:
  • set of five altar cloths
  • glass cruets (pair) 3.5"
  • glass finger bowl
  • glass votive candles (pair)
  • incense grains and instant lighting charcoal
  • lesson plan book with activity sheets
  • patterns for making a wooden altar

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  • monstrance2 web Child-size Brass Monstrance
    $45.00
    Lovely brass replica of an original, this vessel stands 8 1/2" tall. The back piece is threaded (instead of hinged) making it easy to use and hard to break.

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    Pattern for Child-size Vestments
    $10.00
    Designed for complete beginners. Simple pattern and directions for making a chasuble, alb, stole and cincture. Printed size fits the average four-year-old. Directions included for how to enlarge for older boys. Includes card of Vesting Prayers for the young 'priest' to say as he puts on each piece. My favorite is the prayer as he dons the alb: "Purify me Lord, and cleanse my heart so that, washed in the Blood of the Lamb, I may enjoy eternal bliss."

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    weight of a Mass.gif The Weight of a Mass-soft cover--out of stock
    $0.00
    By Josephine Nobisson. Illustrated by Katalin Szegedi. On the day of a royal wedding in a kingdom where everyone has grown careless in the practice of their Catholic faith, a poor widow helps reveal the true value of the Mass. Full-color illustrations. This makes a beautiful First Communion or birthday gift.

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    UnderstandingLatin Understanding the Latin Prayers of the Rosary
    $10.00
    Book and CD include the Sign of the Cross, Apostlesí Creed, Our Father, Hail Mary, Glory Be to the Father, Fatima Prayer, Hail Holy Queen and concluding prayers. Includes Joyful, Luminous, Sorrowful, and Glorious Mysteries each with an accompanying Latin Bible verse. Word-by-word translations of the prayers and Mysteries, including the meaning and an English derivative for each word. Helpful not only to homeschoolers, but also to Catholic Schools and Religious Education programs whose teachers need help learning and teaching the traditional Catholic prayers.

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    AisforAltar.jpg A is for Altar, B is for Bible
    $10.00
    A delightful way to learn the ABC's. Each letter of the alphabet is illuminated by an image and a brief prayer drawn from scripture or the liturgy. Based on the Catechesis of the good Shepherd lessons. Hardcover. Ages 2-6.

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    Lamb.jpg Lamb
    $2.00
    A Safari Farm Replica. 2" long, 1.5" tall. These darling lambs make lovely toys. They are also an integral part of Montessori religious education materials.

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    Ewe.jpg Ewe
    $4.25
    A Safari Farm Replica. 3" long, 2.5" tall. Sheep figurines are an integral part of Montessori religious education materials.

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    Incense and Charcoal
    $2.00
    For use with the Miniature Mass Kit produced by Our Father's House.

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    Brass Candle Snuffer
    $3.00
    Brass snuffer.

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    Chief Truths.jpg Chief Truths of the Faith
    $14.95
    Back in stock! By Father John Laux. Brief, clear and interesting explanations for the essential truths of the faith. A high school text.

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    Christian Symbols Master Set
    $6.95
    Gathered from earlier sources these 28 Christian symbols are a great learning activity for children and adults. Each symbol is accompanied by a brief description. Includes permission to photocopy for single classroom or family use. Recommended for ages 6 and up. These pages are all just great for coloring.

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    Creation Story Coloring book
    $5.95
    The Creation Story teaches nine foundational truths upon which a proper understanding of the relationship between man and God, between man and woman, and between man and the rest of creation is based. This book provides a lesson plan for sharing these truths with your child. Ages 6+

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    Early Reader.jpg Early Reader's Bible
    $17.00
    By Gilbert Beers. Recommended as part of the Sound Beginnings Program, this is a very good beginning reader. Over 500 pages and sixty-four Bible stories from Old and New Testaments, all written within a standard first grade vocabulary. None of the lessons are keyed to any story in the reader, so the program may be used effectively with any other reading material. This is a Protestant publication, so there are a couple small problems (for details, see the Introduction to Sound Begininngs in the articles section of this web site), but the "Catholic" version has the identical problems.

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    Our Heavenly Father Revised Grade 1 Student.gif Faith and Life Student Grade 1
    $10.95
    "Our Heavenly Father" revised edition includes twenty-eight chapters illustrated by blackline drawings and full-color fine art reproductions. Chapters include catechism questions, new vocabulary words, scripture citations and traditional prayers.

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    Our Heavenly Father Revised Grade 1 Activity.gif Faith and Life Grade 1 Activity
    $7.95
    Complement to the Grade 1 Student Text. Several pages of activities to reinforce each lesson.


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    Jesus Our Life Revised Grade 2 Student.gif Faith and Life Grade 2 Student
    $10.95
    The best religious education series available.


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    Jesus Our Life Revised Grade 2 Activity.gif Faith and Life Activity Grade 2
    $7.95


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    Jesus Our Life Revised Grade 2 Student.gif Grade 2 Faith and Life Resource Guide
    $21.95††$16.50†On Sale!!
    Especially useful for First Communion and First Confession preparation, this 8 1/2" x 11" spiral-bound text offers all the hands-on activities, projects and tests of the original Grade 2 Teacher Resource Guide. A useful activity expands on the lesson of each chapter in the Student Text.


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    Jesus Our Life Revised Grade 3 Student.gif Faith and Life Student Grade 3
    $11.95
    Our Life With Jesus.

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    Jesus Our Life Revised Grade 3 Activity.gif Faith and Life Activity Grade 3
    $7.95


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    Jesus Our Life Revised Grade 4 Student.gif Faith and Life Student Grade 4
    $11.95
    New revised edition.

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    Jesus Our Life Revised Grade 4 Activity.gif Faith and Life Activity Grade 4
    $7.95
    New revised edition.

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    Credo I Believe grade 5 Student.gif Faith and Life Student Grade 5
    $12.95
    Credo--I Believe.

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    Following Christ grade 6 Student.gif Faith and Life Student Grade 6
    $12.95
    Following Christ.

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    Following Christ grade 6 Activity.gif Faith and Life Activity Grade 6
    $7.95
    New revised edition.

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    The Life of Grace grade 7 Student.gif Faith and Life Student Grade 7
    $12.95
    The Life of grace.

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    The Life of Grace grade 7 Activity.gif Faith and Life Activity Grade 7
    $7.95


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    The Life of Grace grade 7 Teacher.gif Faith and Life Teacher Grade 7-1st Edition
    $12.50
    Original Edition. Limited quantities.

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    Our Life in the Church grade 8 Activity.gif Faith and Life Grade 8 Teacher Manual--1st edition
    $12.50
    If you have an earlier edition of the Student Text this Teacher Manual will match it.

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    First Eucharist Story Coloring Book
    $5.95
    Beautiful story of God's personal love and concern for each individual child. Richly illustrated with detailed borders and meaningful symbols. Introduction for parents and teachers, explanation of each symbol, and suggested lesson plans.

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    Home Catechesis Manual for Ages 3-5
    $40.00
    by Moira Farrell. Finally, a home-based program of religious education in the Montessori tradition! This spiral-bound manual offers thirty-two scripted presentations for children ages 3 to 5. Also, patterns, ideas and directions for making all the necessary hands-on materials. Topics include: items used at Mass, parts of the Mass, biblical geography, Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter, Parables of the Kingdom, Baptism, Creation, and others.

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    Home Catechesis Manual for Ages 6-9
    $40.00
    by Moira Farrell. These spiral bound pages offer twenty-seven scripted presentations for chidlren ages 6 to 9. Topics include: Solar Calendar, Liturgical Calendar, Advent Wreath, Jesse Tree, Annunciation, Visitation, Epiphany, Zacchaeus, Bartimaeus, Palm Sunday, Last Supper, Eucharistic Presence of the Good Shepherd, Seder Meal, Parts of the Mass, etc. Includes patterns, ideas and directions to make the hands-on materials to accompany these presentations.

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    Intro to the Bible.jpg Introduction to the Bible
    $19.95
    By Father John Laux. A high school text presenting the true meaning of inspiration, guidelines to understanding the Bible and the Church's role as the Bible's official interpreter. Also gives an introduction to each book of the Bible with well-chosen Scriptural passages from most of the books that render a representative example of what they are like and about.

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    Miniature Chalice and Paten
    $6.99
    Doll-size brass vessels. Chalice is 1 1/2" high. Paten is 1 7/8" in diameter. Style may vary from picture.

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    Patterns for Holy Week Figures
    $8.00
    Patterns and directions for cutting and painting 57 wooden figures. Includes script and simiple directions for telling all the stories from the Palm Sunday to Easter.

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    LivingLiturgy Living Liturgy--out of print
    $0.00
    by Sofia Cavalletti. Inspired by the work of Maria Montessori, "Living Liturgy" is a book to help adults who catechize children understand for themselves the deepest, most essential aspects of the liturgy. Cavalletti presents brief reflections of core themes in the hope that they might increase conscious and active participation in the liturgy and serve as a springboard for further study.

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    Catholic Apologetics.jpg Catholic Apologetics
    $14.95
    By Father John Laux. Covers the nature of our knowledge, justifications for our belief, proofs for the existence of God, Immortality of the soul, proofs of Revelation, reasonableness of our belief in the Church, primacy of the Pope, etc. A high school text.

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    Catholic Morality.jpg Catholic Morality
    $14.95
    By Father John Laux. A brief but complete book on traditional Catholic morality. Covers every basic aspect--the purpose of life, free will, the Natural Law, positive divine law, human positive laws, elements of a moral act, virtues, Christian perfections, Evangelical Counsels, nature of sin, kinds of sin, duties toward God, ourselves, our neighbor, the family, state, Church, etc. A high school text.

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    Mass and Sacraments.jpg Mass and the Sacraments
    $14.95
    By Father John Laux. The doctrine and history of the 7 Sacraments. Also covers Indulgences and Sacramentals. Topics include the Scriptural background of the Sacraments, their institution by Christ, essential requirements for receving them, their effects in the soul, etc. A high school text.

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    Baltimore No 1.gif St. Joseph Baltimore Catechism No. 1
    $4.50
    Covers prayers, Creed, Commandments, Sacraments, with Bible readings, study helps and Mass prayers. Illustrated. Ages 9-12.

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    Catechism 2.jpg St. Joseph Baltimore Catechism No. 2
    $5.50
    This catechism aims at combining the old with the new. It retains the original text of the No. 2 catechism, but has added abundant explanations to help children understand the more difficult aspects of each lesson. Explanations are geared for middle and upper elementary students.

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    1stComm Catec.jpg St. Joseph First Communion Catechism
    $4.00
    Lessons on basic prayers, the sacraments, the Trinity, salvation, Holy Days and the Mass. Color illusrations. Ages 6-9.

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    new american Bible salmon.jpg The New American Bible - burnished black softcover
    $39.95
    Here is a beautifully made Bible from St. Benedict Press at an excellent price. Red-letter edition, full-color maps, 3-year cycle of Sunday readings, color illustrations, elegant Family Records pages, gold edges, ribbon marker, footnotes.



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    Holy Bible, Ignatius Press
    $21.95
    Revised Standard Edition. Soft cover.

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    Symbols CD-ROM Christian Symbols book and CD ROM
    $14.95
    Dover. Hundreds of symbols to suit every need: Biblical, saints, liturgical, sacramental, etc. Four different electronic formats makes these accessible to everyone.

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    candlestick-small.jpg Mini Brass Candlesticks (pair)
    $6.95
    1 1/2" tall, solid brass. Fits a standard birthday candle.



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    Early Fathers CD.jpg Early Church Fathers CD-ROM
    $59.95††$49.95†On Sale!!
    The historic Edinburgh edition's entire 38-volume set of the Ante-Nicene, Nicene, Post-Nicene Fathers and other ancient writers. Full search capability provides the number of hits per article, and ranks the top 50 hits by relevancy. Includes Clement, Ignatius, Barnabus, Justin Martyr, Irenaeus, Tertullian, Cyprian, Dionysius, Polycarp, Gregory the Great, Origen, and many more.


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