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Late Close Lessons

The program and school year are quickly coming to a close. For those that need additional lessons, we offer four free Late Close Lessons (Celebrate Creation, Exploring Parables, Celebrate Ascension, […]read more

Holy Days: Why We Have to Go

A wise woman once referred to Holy Days of Obligation as “holy days of opportunity.” Ever wonder why the Church compels Catholics to attend Mass on these special days? Did […]read more

SUNDAY’S GOSPEL May 21, 2017 Sixth Sunday of Easter

Last Supper Discourse: John 14:15–21 Jesus does not abandon his Church. There is “no child left behind” in his politics. Yet Christian representatives—parents, teachers, preachers, even bishops—may choose to speak […]read more

A Special Gift

The practice of giving someone a spiritual bouquet—a card in which you list prayers and devotions you will say in honor of the receiver—is a thoughtful gift for any occasion […]read more

SUNDAY’S GOSPEL May 14, 2017 • Fifth Sunday of Easter

 The Way, the Truth, the Life: John 14:1–12 I like Thomas because he often gives voice to the very objection I have in mind. Jesus is on his way out […]read more

Five Special Sundays

The Church celebrates in spring in a big way—with a feast day on each of five Sundays from Ascension Sunday on May 28, through the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus […]read more

Sunday’s Gospel – May 7, 2017 Fourth Sunday of Easter

The Good Shepherd: John 10:1–10 Sunday’s Gospel describes Jesus as a good shepherd, who has come so that his followers might have life to the fullest. Shepherds lead, protect, and […]read more

Sunday’s Gospel – April 30, 2017 Third Sunday of Easter

Road to Emmaus: Luke 24:13–35 This Sunday’s Gospel tells the classic story of the presence of the Risen Jesus in the lives of his followers. Two discouraged disciples walk home […]read more

The Easter Celebration Is Just Beginning

Happy Easter season! It’s important for children to understand that Easter is not only a day, but a 50-day season that celebrates the Resurrection and Ascension of Jesus Christ, the commissioning of […]read more

Sunday’s Gospel – April 16 & 23, 2017

Since the Sunday Gospel is the heart of the Gospel Weeklies, an important part of preparing to share the Gospel with children is to read and reflect on it in […]read more

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David Dziena

David Dziena is the Publisher of Pflaum Publishing Group. He has also served as Executive Editor and […]

Joan McKamey
Project Editor

Joan McKamey, project editor, joined the Gospel Weeklies editorial team in September 2016. […]

Erika De Urquidi
Bilingual Editor

Erika De Urquidi, bilingual editor, joined Bayard, Inc. in July 2018. During her 15 years as a professional translator […]