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  • Palm Sunday - The Skit Guys

    A casual look at what Palm Sunday is ... and isn't. This duo also makes other great videos suitable for catechetical sessions or a quick preview before movie night at home. For a more serious offering from Skit Guys, try searching Youtube for "The Chisel Skit Guys", a look at how God remakes us in his image.

    Uploaded Mar 26, 2019
  • Bishop Barron on Prayer

    Have you ever experienced a dryness in your prayer? Seems like I'm going through the motions but nothing is happening. Or maybe, you've never taken time to just BE with God. This 13-minute video is packed with inspiration, so have the Pause button ready, because he moves from item to item very quickly. Prayer changes us, and the kind of prayer we are drawn to may change too. Pause here for a spiritual kickstart.

    Uploaded Mar 22, 2019
  • Palm Sunday

    On Palm Sunday, we begin by re-enacting the triumphant entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, waving our blessed palms and acclaiming, "Hosanna in the highest!" Learn more in this short video from www.catholic.org.

    Uploaded Mar 21, 2019
  • Stations of the Cross

    If you can't pray the Stations of the Cross with others in the church this year, try walking with Jesus during his last day on earth with this 40-minute video. No 40-minute gaps in your day? Visit https://www.catholic.org/prayers/station.php, where you can find a short 3-1/2 minute video for one station each morning, and instructions for praying along. Use the "Next Station" button to advance to the prayer and video for each station.

    Uploaded Mar 18, 2019
  • Sacraments 101 - Penance (why we confess) - BustedHalo.com

    For how-to, see the previous ODB video, but this is a great explanation of why. Visit www.bustedhalo.com for all kinds of short videos and articles useful for child, youth, and adult catechesis.

    Uploaded Mar 12, 2019
  • How do I go to Confession? - Outside Da Box

    A 4 1/2-minute animated explanation of why and how we celebrate confession. A little refresher for those who have may have forgotten. ODB makes similar shorts on other Catholic topics.

    Uploaded Mar 12, 2019
  • 4:45 Sacraments 101 - How to Receive the Eucharist - from Busted Halo

    Ever wonder why the person in the communion procession in front of you is taking a bow? Is it more appropriate to receive Jesus in the hand or on the tongue? Check out this short clip from www.bustedhalo.com.

    Uploaded Mar 07, 2019
  • The Hour That Will Change Your Life - Seek 2015 - Fr. Mike Schmitz

    A favourite video about the Eucharist. Aimed at university students, but with a short explanation great for use in First Communion or Confirmation parent sessions. Starts off sounding a bit like a talk on chastity, but keep listening.

    Uploaded Mar 05, 2019
  • Pray The Mass Like Never Before - Seek 2019 - Fr. Mike Schmitz

    A great video to encourage worship at Mass, and a new way of presenting the sacrificial nature of the Eucharist. This video can be started 17 minutes in without losing a great deal if you are trying to keep it under 30 minutes. Could be particularly impactful played right before celebration of the Mass; be sure to provide your pastor a heads up too.

    Uploaded Mar 05, 2019
  • Fasting Can Change You Forever - Fr. Mike Schmitz

    It's not just about what we give up, but the good we are pursuing!

    Uploaded Mar 05, 2019
  • 4 Reasons for Fasting - Fr. Mike Schmitz

    Uploaded Mar 05, 2019
  • 3:00 Lent in 3 Minutes - from BustedHalo.com

    Uploaded Feb 28, 2019 by Heather Currens