Memorial of St. John Capistrano

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“Capistrano, a Franciscan priest who lived from 1386-1456, seems an unlikely choice to follow in the footsteps of St. Francis. He began his adult life as a successful lawyer and politician.” Read more from our own Melissa Musick who recommends feeding the birds in St. John’s honor, after the jump:

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Making Felted Easter Eggs

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Felted Easter Eggs

The season of Easter lasts for 50 days. Consider doing some Easter related crafts or projects on your own or with your children to celebrate Easter and the coming of Spring. Many people decorate boiled eggs, or work in the garden this time of year. Another fun and easy thing to do is to make felted eggs. The home is the “domestic Church” and Easter eggs date back to the early church. Our own Anna Keating shows you how after the jump:

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