January 7, 2008 - Volume 1, Number 1



Resources Featured on the Catholic Faith Education Blog


bullet Psalm 23 - GodTube - This is a Web site similar to UTube but with Christian videos only. Read more...

bullet Forming Adolescents in the Catholic Faith - The National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry (NFCYM) offers an array of documents related to the faith formation of teens. Read more...

bullet 40 Developmental Assets - Search Institute through its research has identified 40 Developmental Assets for Adolescents (ages 12-18), concrete, common sense, positive experiences and qualities essential to raising successful young people. Read more...

bullet Map of Israel in New Testament Times - This interactive map gives access to a wealth of information on the Holy land at the time of Jesus. Read more...

pastoral musicbullet A Flower on the Wayside is a beautiful slide show presentation to help those discerning whether they have a vocation to the religious life or not. Read more...

bullet The beautiful book A is For Angels contains some of the artwork of Vermont stained glass artist Elizabeth Robbins. This publication is a New Testament ABC based on photographs of a series of stained glass windows she created for a local church. Read more...

bullet Pastoral Music - The National Association of Pastoral Music is providing free access to the first twenty-nine volumes of Pastoral Music, extending from October-November 1976 through August-September 2005. Read More...

bullet Music by Michelle Utley Thompsom - Listen to 21 songs sung by Michelle Utley Thompson. Read more...

bullet A Day Within the Walls - The Cloistered Life Web site provides a glimpse of life within the walls of various women's religious communities. Read more...

bullet The Perpetual Web Rosary - Join thousands of others worldwide in saying the rosary in English, Spanish, Italian, French, Vietnamese, or Latin. Read more...


Resources on the Sunday Readings


Additional Resources:

bullet Baptism of Jesus - Resources for Catholic Educators
bullet Beatitudes - Resources for Catholic Educators


New and Updated


Bible Poster Slide Show

See a slide show sampling of 15 posters with Bible verses available from a collection of 210 posters that you can freely download for non-profit educational purposes. New posters are being added on a regular basis and the collection should grow to over 350 by the Spring of 2008. Posters are organized by books of the Bible according to the scripture verses found on them.

Christian Magazines Online

Magazines - Resources for Catholic Educators - This is an extensive listing with links to Christian magazaine (mostly Catholic) avaialble online. We have updated this page, adding quite a few items in the process.

Religious Education Product News for January 2008

The Latest Scoop: A review of religious education products by Debbie, Religion Product Specialist


Articles Online


Catholic_UpdatesCatholic Update ©2007 - American Catholic

Three New Catholic Updates published by St. Anthony Messenger Press  are available to download on this page:

Day by Day Through Lent: Fasting From Our Clutter - by Susan K. Rowland
Praying for Christian Unity:100-year Anniversary of Week of Prayer for Christian Unity - by Fr. James F. Loughran, S.A.
Creationism: What’s a Catholic to Do? - by Michael D. Guinan

Also on the American Catholic Website:

Walking With the Saints:

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