Here you’ll find resources to help your parish spread the Good News this Advent and Christmas!

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Resources for Families, Teachers, and Catechists

These resources have been created to help your parish spread the Good News this Advent and Christmas.

Evangelization Training

These resources have been created to assist your parish in preparing to go out to invite visitors, welcome them at Christmas Mass and engage them in the life of your parish.

Explore resources to help your parish spread the Good News this Advent and Christmas here!

Is your parish working to implement creative evangelization efforts? Click here to apply for a Parish Evangelization Grant.

Evangelization Training

These resources have been created to assist your parish in preparing to go out to invite visitors, welcome them at Christmas Mass and engage them in the life of your parish.

Explore resources to help your parish spread the Good News this Advent and Christmas here!

Is your parish working to implement creative evangelization efforts? Click here to apply for a Parish Evangelization Grant.

Mass Announcements and Prayers

Here you’ll find sample prayers of the faithful, bulletin announcements, and pulpit announcements in both English and Spanish.

Please make use of these resources in any way you would like; use them as written, modify them to better suit your parish’s needs, or use them as inspiration to create your own content.

Digital Media

Encourage your parishioners on social media to Find and Share the Perfect Gift this season! Use the sample posts here or create your own to encourage your followers to find Christ’s joy this Advent season and invite a friend to join them for Christmas Mass. Use the graphics digitally or for print to share the message and invite others to find the perfect gift. 

Click here to find images for web use or for Bulletins or Flyers.

Digital Media

Encourage your parishioners on social media to Find and Share the Perfect Gift this season! Use the sample posts here or create your own to encourage your followers to find Christ’s joy this Advent season and invite a friend to join them for Christmas Mass. Use the graphics digitally or for print to share the message and invite others to find the perfect gift. 

Click here to find images for web use or for Bulletins or Flyers.

Strategies for Supporting Persons with Disabilities

The Department of Special Needs Ministries presents a webinar with strategies for parents, grandparents, and friends to use while supporting persons with disabilities through Advent, Christmas and the New Year. Are you serving as an usher or a greeter during the holidays? Read this tip sheet to gain a better understanding of how to assist parishioners and visitors with disabilities.