| How St. Nicholas Became Santa Claus
St. Nicholas comes to life in this video portrayal through authentic costumes,
It's not too late to order Christmas cards! We have 50 different beautiful designs available.
| Essential Advent and Christmas Handbook
This reader-friendly companion provides everything Catholics need for a richer
experience of the Advent and Christmas seasons. Whether readers wish to follow a
traditional, contemporary, or family program of devotion and prayer for Advent
and Christmas, this all-in-one resource will be a treasured guidebook.
| Magnificat Advent Companion
Advent is the sacred season of anticipation and expectation in which we
prepare for the coming of our blessed Savior. To live Advent is to live in an
awareness of a Presence that changes our lives. The Magnificat Advent
Companion is a rich spiritual guide that will accompany you daily through
the 4 weeks of this holy season. It provides original daily reflections based on
the Scriptures of the Mass for each day of Advent written by some of the finest
Catholic writers in the world. In addition, it offers superb essays, devotions,
prayers, and other liturgical and spiritual aids to guide and enrich the
reader's experience of Advent. This invaluable booklet will bring you ever
closer to the Infant King.
| Advent and Christmas with the Saints
The Advent and Christmas season is a time of anticipation and preparation,
celebration and joy. Beginning with the first day of Advent and continuing
through the twelve days of Christmas, Advent and Christmas With the Saints
guides readers to an experience of closeness with God. Words of devotion and
excitement fill each page, from the pens of such luminaries as Francis of
Assisi, Therese of Lisieux, and many, many others.
| Approaching Christmas
In the rush before Christmas, it is easy to forget that the very preparations
themselves—decorations, music, gifts and meals—are a wonderful opportunity to
prepare for the Lord. This book will help the readers to discover, through
lyrical prose and masterpiece art, the spiritual scope of the season’s
festivities, and restore the wonder of Christmas to their hearts.
| Jesse Tree Kit
The Jesse Tree is a wonderful Advent tradition that fosters reflection on
salvation history as a preparation for the celebration of Christmas. This
user-friendly kit features a history of the Jesse Tree, suggested Scripture
verses to accompany each ornament, and a Jesse Tree prayer service. This great
activity for families, classrooms, and parishes is ideal for kids ages 6-12.
| Make Your Own Christmas Nativity
Kids can create their very own Nativity scene with this
Makes a wonderful Advent gift. A Christmas treat for
This hand sculptured fine pewter creche includes 12 figures approximately 3"
|Outdoor Nativity Statues and Sets We have a variety of nativity sets, both indoor and outdoor in all price ranges for you to dress up your yard and home.|
This hand-painted ceramic creche is 12 inches high and 7 inches wide. It features Mary and
|Christmas Pins Wear a beautiful reminder about the season this year! These gold-plated, Swarovski Crystal pins are a perfect, tasteful reminder about the meaning of Christmas.|
As We Wait in Joyful Hope...
Ancient Catholic Customs Can Control Christmas Materialism
By Kevin Orlin Johnson
For many American Catholics, Thanksgiving kicks off another season of "here we
For one thing, when you look at the