Covid-19 Celebrating Sunday at Home


Celebrating Sundays as a Domestic Church

It’s not easy keeping Sundays special in quarantine. Here are some suggestions:

Be up to speed on Perfect Contrition & Spiritual Communion:

Know your options if you are unable to go to Reconciliation or receive Holy Communion because of the coronavirus.  CLICK HERE  for an excellent summary from the Archdiocese of Seattle. 

Tune-in to an online Mass:

St. Thomas Aquinas:  8:30am Sunday Mass will be live-streamed on Facebook and recorded for viewing later via Facebook or the parish’s YouTube channel:        
- Facebook:  
- Vimeo:

Reflecting on the Word at home:

Archdiocese shares the following link: At Home With Faith has a short video reflection for each set of Sunday readings:  Opening the Word

CLICK HERE to download a flyer provided by the Archdiocese that contains ideas, prayers and activities for your family to grow in faith while at home

          - Magnificat and Word Among US are offering complimentary online versions of their                magazines. Check their websites.

          - Adoremus has a podcast about what to do if Mass is not available.
          - Dynamic Catholic has many videos, books and courses available.

Celebrating Sunday with Children:

MagnifiKid! is online also:  click here to access the edition for all Sundays.

Benziger’s Sunday Celebrations offers a script for your family to use at home. 

Loyola Press’ Sunday Connection provides the Sunday Mass readings with background and commentary; click on the “Family” tab for suggestions on family activities for children. 

· The Brother Francis Collection (various)



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