Resources for Calendar Month – January


New Year Reflection

A New Year Service from CEIST

January: The Month of the Holy Name of Jesus

Feast of the Epiphany Prayer Service

In particular, an updated Prayer Service for the Feast of the Epiphany has been added to the January 6 page. The following links may also prove useful on Wednesday: From BustedHalo: What are Magi anyway? and How old was Jesus when the Wise Men arrived in Bethlehem to visit him?

Baptism of Jesus: 7th January

Martin Luther King Day: 17th January

(Youtube clip of “I have a dream” plus Martin Luther King RE resource)

Igniter Media

Check out the following links to Igniter Media, as they may prove useful to inspire you and your students in welcoming the New Year.

It’s Our Time


One Small Step

Holocaust Resources

Eileen Gallagher (Diocesan Adviser in Clogher) has kindly shared this Holocaust Memorial Day PowerPoint which may prove useful on Wednesday 27th January.

Check out the Holocaust Resources on the Archdiocese of Dublin website for more ideas.

Other Resources

New Year Reflections PowerPoint

Huffington Post’s Ten Spiritual Resolutions

Catholic Schools Week The last week in January

January 6th: Feast of the Epiphany of Our Lord

January 7th: Baptism of our Lord

January 18th-25th: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

January 27th: Holocaust Memorial Day

January 25th-February 1st: Catholic Schools Week 2015

January 28th: Feast Day of St. Thomas Aquinas

January 30th: Feast Day of St. Aidan of Ferns

January 31st: Feast Day of St. Don Bosco