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Resources to Celebrate the Easter Season

March 10, 2009

The Easter Season begins on Easter Sunday, April 12.

Resurrection of Christ

Read more about the mystery of the resurrection:

Life Out of Death: A Thought a Day for the Easter Season
Fr. Harold A. Beutow
Daily reflections for the Easter season on the nature and mystery of the resurrection and our celebration of Christ's glorification and redemption of man.

Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa
Reflections on Christ's passion, death, and resurrection by the very knowledgeable Fr. Cantalamessa.

The True Meaning of Easter
This moving CD recounts the story of Christ's passion, death, and resurrection, aided by words from Archbishop Fulton Sheen and beautiful Gregorian chant with orchestral music.

This 5-CD collection from Archbishop Fulton Sheen contains his words from a Good Friday service, in which he discusses the events surrounding Christ's passion, and more. Also included are six other talks by the beloved Archbishop.

Pope John Paul II
In this book, John Paul II shows us how to feel the tangible reality of the resurrection in our own lives.
Hans Urs von Balthasar
A scholarly reflection of the climax of the Christian year, offering spiritual inspiration for the whole year.

Also check out these children's items for Easter:

Fiona French
Twelve beautiful tableaux, showing the Easter story in stained glass, combined with words from the Revised Standard Version of the New Testament to create a classic celebration of Easter.

Inspired by Charles Dicken's A Christmas Carol, this VeggieTales film explains why Christians around the world celebrate Easter – past, present, and future.

A great way to introduce young children to the customs and feasts surrounding Holy Week and the Easter season.
Monica McConkey
Ideas for activities, crafts, and recipes to celebrate the seasons and feast days of the liturgical year.

Don't forget to order your Easter cards now – we have a lovely selection of cards here.

If you're looking for inexpensive quality Catholic gifts, stop by our Clearance Sale. With many items under $5, and most under $10, these quality gifts will be great for both you and the person you're buying for!

One comment

  1. Please let me know when the The Parish Book of Chant is available. Thank you.

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