Category: Parenting

Harry Potter and the Paganization of Childrens Culture

Harry Potter and the Paganization of Childrens Culture

Even the most cursory glance at what is available in children’s literature and entertainment offers ample evidence that the paganization of the imagination is well underway.

The Decisive Battle Will Be Over Marriage and Family

The Decisive Battle Will Be Over Marriage and Family

Sunday Sermon for December 31, 2017, Holy Family, Year B Readings: Sir 3:2-6, 12-14; Col 3:12-21; Lk 2:22-40 We celebrate today a feast that has become one of the most important in the Church’s...

Parents have no idea what doctors are telling their kids behind closed doors

Parents have no idea what doctors are telling their kids behind closed doors

Highly-educated professionals in a healing occupation who should know better sometimes discourage children from staying close to the people who care the most about them in the whole world. They often have contempt for...

What’s the Message? A Media Awareness Checklist for Catholic Families

What’s the Message? A Media Awareness Checklist for Catholic Families

By regularly evaluating the messages your kids’ favorite media contain, you can help them develop critical thinking skills, and the habit of critically evaluating the messages and values society would like them to accept as their own.

Educating Children in the Faith by Bill and Marian Bacik

Educating Children in the Faith by Bill and Marian Bacik

by Bill and Marian Bacik Parents have an obligation to rear and educate their children but it is vital for them to ask the question, “What does it mean to educate a child?” From...

Sex Education – You Can Say No

Sex Education – You Can Say No

“It is recommended that parents associate with other parents, not only in order to protect, maintain or fill out their own role as primary educators of their children…but also to fight against damaging forms...