Celebration Magazine...a comprehensive worship resource
New Celebration editor, Denise Simeone, introduces
herself in September's Editor's Corner
In the September issue of Celebration new editor Denise Simeone introduces herself with a parable from someone special, her granddaughter. Read more here.
Feature: Music preparation for September 11
During the 15th anniversary of September 11, music can serve
to connect, inspire, and heal. Read more in this feature from
J. Michael McMahon.
A Reflection Guide for The Face of Mercy- ¡En español!
St. Sabina Parish in Belton, Mo. translated the reflection guide in Spanish.
Todos puede acceder a la guía gratis.
Special announcement: Celebration editor Pat Marrin retires after 19 years
In this month's Editor's Corner, long-time editor Pat Marrin announces his retirement. We wish him the best of luck and many thanks for his innumerable contributions as Celebration editor
Free download: A Reflection Guide for The Face of Mercy
Individuals and organizations alike are welcome to use this guide to contemplate the idea of mercy during this jubilee year.
By Pat Marrin
Our longtime music editor Mike McMahon has been trying to accommodate as wide a range of the most commonly used music hymnals. We want to continue to support our subscribers who are still in transition by providing an archive of music resources. Read more
This monthly 48-page publication features 6-8 articles, preaching resources, liturgical planning materials, prayers, Sunday intercessions, bulletin graphics, Lectionary-based music selections, weekday reflections and more. All this for $69.95. (Electronic only version is $49.95 per year.)
It's an invitation to the entire parish community to become full participating members of the Celebration.
It's much more than a homiletic preparation program . . .
. . . it's a parish spiritual nourishment program as well.
Preaching Resources Included
Four-page folders for each Sunday of the month containing full commentaries on the Lectionary readings, sample homilies, youth preaching suggestions and sermon starters.
Daily Bread Included
A four-page folder with short, focused reflections that can be used as either homily starters or for personal prayer and meditation. Each passage is based on the day's reading for each weekday of the month. Ideal for sharing with your church members as daily spiritual nourishment.
See a complete sample issue