Magnificat is offering complimentary access to MagnifiKid, a weekly Sunday missalette for children ages 6 through 12. Great to have when watching Mass from home!
CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD
The United States Association of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd offers a variety of resources for parents, catechists and others including ideas for setting up a prayer space at home, praying with your children, and talking about coronavirus.
ADULTS AND TEENS
GIVE US THIS DAY/ MAGNIFICAT/THE WORD AMONG US
All three of these periodicals are providing complimentary access to their online versions, which include daily Mass readings, reflections and a simple morning prayer and evening prayer.
The United States Catholic Conference of Bishops has a number of resources on their website, including Daily Readings for Mass, the daily readings read aloud, and a video reflection.
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Liturgy of the Hours
This link from Liturgy Training Publications, includes guidance on how to pray the Liturgy of the Hours at home. They update the page every week to provide morning prayer or evening prayer for each Sunday. You can download the complete text for your family to use. They also have audio for an opening hymn.
This link from Liturgy Training Publications includes resources for daily prayer, children and family prayer and reflection/discussion for the Sunday Scriptures.
How to Pray the Rosary Everyday Website
Includes reflections on the mysteries and a basic guide.
Once you download the app, just click on “Rosary and Chaplet” The interactive rosary has a great picture of a rosary. When you click on the beads, it shows the prayers.
Talking With Children About Coronavirus
Tips for talking with children about coronavirus from Unicef
An article that addresses children’s worries about coronavirus in the context of the church. Written from the viewpoint of the Episcopal church but helpful for all. (You may need to adapt some of the wording.)
Resources from St. Jude. Includes articles for parents as well as a coloring book for younger children and activity book for older children.