REP Update: Weeks of October 18 and 25
Here is the REP Schedule for the Weeks of October 18 and October 25, 2021
- Tuesday, October 19, 4:00 p.m. 1st through 4th grade classes meet
- Tuesday, October 19, 7:00 p.m. 7th and 8th grade classes meet
- Tuesday, October 26, 4:00 p.m. 1st through 4th grade classes meet
- Tuesday, October 26, 7:00 p.m. 5th and 6th grade classes meet
Students, please remember to bring your books and folders to class.
October is the Month of the Rosary
We just celebrated the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary on October 7. The history of the Rosary mostly consists of legend and tradition. There is evidence that beads were used to count Our Fathers and Hail Marys in the Middle Ages. Between the twelfth and fifteenth centuries, the structure of the Rosary included praying fifty Hail Marys together with the Psalms, but tradition also has it that Our Lady appeared to St. Dominic and gave him the Rosary as we know it today. Many saints recommend praying the Rosary to ask Mary for help for others and ourselves. In REP this month, each class will spend a little time learning about the Rosary and praying part or all of it. – From MyCatholicKids.com, “A Short History of the Rosary”
For more information on the REP Program or to volunteer, please contact Danielle Pitzer at (847) 398-5043 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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