4 Great Ways to Share the Annunciation with Your Family


Screen Shot 2013-04-08 at 10.47.40 AMToday, we celebrate the Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord. In pondering Mary’s “yes” we are reminded of the words of today’s Gospel and most especially those words from Mary’s heart:

Mary said, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord.
May it be done to me according to your word.”

Today is a special day to share in our homes, since the heart of the Annunciation created the Holy Family. Here are a few special tools for you to bring this holy feast to life in your home:

If your family has a special way of celebrating today’s Solemnity of the Annunciation, please share your traditions in the comments below.

Copyright 2013 Lisa M. Hendey


About Author

Lisa M. Hendey is the founder and editor of CatholicMom.com and the bestselling author of the Chime Travelers children's fiction series, The Grace of Yes, The Handbook for Catholic Moms and A Book of Saints for Catholic Moms. As a board member and frequent host on KNXT Catholic Television, Lisa has produced and hosted multiple programs and has appeared on EWTN and CatholicTV. Hendey hosted “Catholic Moments” on Radio Maria and is the technology contributor for EWTN’s SonRise Morning Show. Lisa's articles have appeared in Catholic Digest, National Catholic Register, and Our Sunday Visitor. Hendey travels internationally giving workshops on faith, family, and Catholic technology and communications topics. She was selected as an Elizabeth Egan Journalism Fellow, attended the Vatican Bloggers Meeting, the “Bishops and Bloggers” meeting and has written internationally on the work of Catholic Relief Services and Unbound. Hendey lives with her family in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Visit Lisa at www.LisaHendey.com for information on her speaking schedule or to invite her to visit your group, parish or organization.

Leave A Reply

Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.