Regina Matrum Puddin’ McNamara exudes caring

By Christine Bordelon “Faith, trust and strength” are among the virtues Sandra Gourrier uses to describe Alma “Puddin’” McNamara, this year’s 2018 Regina Matrum

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Gospel for kids’ ears in Children’s Liturgy of the Word


Ever gone to church and arrived home wondering what the Gospel message was? Were your children, perhaps, sitting next to you during Mass?
    Several churches in our archdiocese have adopted a Children’s Liturgy of the Word. While each parish executes it differently, the premise is to remove little ones – usually preschool age – from Mass during the readings, Gospel and homily and place them in a different setting to hear a child-friendly Gospel explanation. Children return at the offertory.
 

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