religious education

Veggie-Tales

Does Veggie Tales get it wrong?

Hang on, don’t throw those tomatoes yet!  I like to waltz with potatoes (“up and down the produce aisle…”) as much as the next man.  I think from what I’ve seen that Veggie Tales is one of the most wholesome TV programs out there for young children. That’s why I was so intrigued to stumble upon […]

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Totus Tuus: Four Missionaries, 500 Kids, One Great Summer

Author’s note:  This article was originally published on July 19th, in the One Voice (a Catholic newspaper published by the Diocese of Birmingham in Alabama). Leaning forward, I address the attentive crowd of grade-school children seated on the floor around me.  I ask them, “Who are we going to see at Mass today?”  A second-grader […]

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