A Catholic Child's Advent Calendar
This traditionally-styled Advent calendar presents a spiritual exercise for children that teaches them to meditate and to offer up their daily actions. Children use the daily thoughts and prayers to build a spiritual crib in their hearts to welcome the Baby Jesus.
- Windows to open each day of December
- Nativity illustration to color
- Daily prayers: “Do-it-Yourself Crib” devotion
- Symbols (to color) of the steps in the “Do-it-Yourself Crib”
- Full text of the prayer for the St. Andrew Novena
- Short history of Advent calendars
- Full instructions
Many families use this calendar along with the Family Advent Calendar for enhancing their daily prayers and devotions.
Use it to put Christ into your Christmas in a real, living way!