Bulletin Inserts & Class Handouts

Download Parish Resources for August

Index of All Resources for August: Download a printable preview (PDF format). Breaking Open the Word of Faith Sunday Reflections with discussion questions for the month of August Whole Parish License (unlimited printing) $100 Or get them year-round for less than $16/month! See description and other license options → 18th […]

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Breaking Open the Word of Faith

Faith Sharing ebook for Sundays of August: Printer-ready reflections and discussion questions on the readings from Sunday Mass for August faith-sharing groups such as Small Christian Communities (SCC), Bible study groups, RCIA and family discussions. Covers the 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st, and 22nd Sundays of Ordinary Time. Preview Editable: Customize […]

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18th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle A

Good News Inspiration for Daily Life Bulletin Insert for August 2, 2020. Description: Reflection for the 18th Sunday of Ordinary Time reveals what it means to be fed by the hand of God. As we say in the responsorial Psalm, “The hand of the Lord feeds us; he answers all […]

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The Overwhelming Light of Truth

Feast of the Transfiguration of Jesus (August 6) Handout or Bulletin Insert. Description: This reflection for the Transfiguration of Jesus shows how to overcoming sin by relying on Christ for growth in our holiness. Instead of focusing on sin, it is very uplifting and inspires a desire for holiness. This […]

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19th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle A

Good News Inspiration for Daily Life Bulletin Insert for August 9, 2020. Description: Reflection for 19th Sunday of Ordinary Time explores the idea of a well-balanced faith life. In the Gospel reading, Matthew 14:22-33, Jesus finishes with the miracle of multiplying a few loaves and fish to feed thousands of […]

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The Meaning of the Assumption of Mary

Feast of the Assumption (August 15) Handout or Bulletin Insert. Description: This reflection for the Feast of the Assumption of Mary explains the doctrine of her Assumption to Heaven and relates it to our own personal pursuit of holiness. God gave Mary a ministry that did not end when she […]

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Sharing in the Blessed Mother’s Glory and Grace

Feast of the Assumption (August 15) Handout or Bulletin Insert. Description: Mary lived a life full of God’s grace. Therefore, we can ask her to share with us the grace that helped her to resist sin. Consider the grace that’s available in the Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary. This faith […]

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20th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle A

Good News Inspiration for Daily Life Bulletin Insert for August 16, 2020. Description: Reflection for the 20th Sunday of Ordinary Time uses the Gospel reading, Matthew 15:21-28, to challenge readers to examine their tendency to judge others. The Canaanite woman had two prejudicial strikes against her: gender and nationality. Of […]

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21st Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle A

Good News Inspiration for Daily Life Bulletin Insert for August 23, 2020. Description: Reflection for the 21st Sunday of Ordinary Time shows that when Jesus ordained Peter to become the rock upon which he would build his Church (Matthew 16:13-20), he made a promise. The gates of hell, he said, speaking […]

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Oh God! Why are You letting this happen?

Memorial of the Martyrdom of John the Baptist (August 29) Handout or Bulletin Insert. Description: Considering what happened to St. John the Baptist, we might surmise that working for God is not safe. It sure seems so whenever we take an unpopular stand on the truth. What does this really […]

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22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle A

Good News Inspiration for Daily Life Bulletin Insert for August 30, 2020. Description: Reflection for the 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time invites readers to reflect on how the prophet felt in Jeremiah 20:7-9. We’ve all sometimes felt like yelling at God: “You duped me, O Lord, and I let myself […]

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