“While all members of the family are called to live out the foundational Christian virtues, fathers and mothers have a special responsibility for fostering these virtues within their children. They are the first to proclaim the faith to their children.”
U.S. Bishops, pastoral letter (11/2009)- Marriage: Love and Life in the Divine Plan
Below are free resources for parents to help them develop their faith and their child(ren)'s faith.
Sermons 4 Kids
This website provides easy, at-home activities that parents and children can do together to better understand Sunday gospel readings. A great resource to prepare for church this Sunday or pick any past Sunday gospel. Lessons are free and available in English & Spanish.
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
A great website featuring articles for parents related to raising children, marriage, and work.
This website provides lots of parent resources on activities and lessons to do at home to develop the Catholic faith. There are also children’s games and activities for them to do at home to practice their faith.
This website presents lots of crafts and educational activities that parents and children can do together at home to teach and practice our faith.
The Sunday Website
This website provides resources for parents to help their child(ren) better understand the Sunday readings at church and to help improve one’s prayer life. A good resource for adolescents, young adults, and parents.