Great Ideas: A Visit from Mary


Visit from Mary

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From the TCT archives: honoring the Blessed Mother at school and at home

Once a week our small statue of Mary goes home with a different student. A paper accompanying the statue explains that it should be put in a special place in the house where members of the family can honor Mary. It may be with a family Rosary, grace before the evening meal, or a morning or evening prayer together.

The student notes where the statue was placed in the home and how Mary was honored.

During May I arrange a classroom display showing how Mary, for whom our school is named, visited our homes during the school year.

~ Submitted by Louann Marchand  (at time of original publication, Visitation of Our Lady School, Marrero, Louisiana)

This great idea was originally published in our April/May 2013 issue.

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