Story for Children

The Lamb, the Pigs and the Mud

It is the peak of summer. “Oh, what a hot day!” the farm animals complain. Horses are lazy; donkeys stubbornly refuse to budge; the...

The Forest Fire

“Oh no! What a disaster!” Gabriel gasped, seeing the fire that was rapidly consuming the woodland around him. “Who will be able to put...

A Good Mother… and an Apple!

“Apples! Apples! Beautiful red apples! Of every size, large, medium and small! Sweet and crisp! Beautiful red apples! Apples!” cried Lucas. Poor fellow! He spoke...

The Hopeless Monk

While the first rays of the sun glimmered on the horizon, the bell of the Benedictine monastery sounded. A new day of praise to...

Angelic Delivery

Just before sunrise, the birds begin to sing, awakening the Ziolek couple for another day of prayer and work. The fields of this dedicated...

Blessed Are the Stars that Saw You as an Infant!

“Let there be lights in the firmament of the heavens to separate the day from the night; and let them be for signs and...

What Is Your Worth?

The sun has already set. We find ourselves in an urban district like any other, in the everyday environment of a family home –...

Pondering Divine Wisdom from the Deep Sea

There once was a family of whales who lived in the peaceful waters of a great sea. Their species was noted for its extremely...

The Memoirs of a Grain of Wheat

Dear friends, let me tell you the story of my life. My name is wheat, just like all the other countless members of my...

The Pretentious Candle

Ding-dong, ding-dong, rang the church bell, loud and clear. Its tolling invited the faithful to prepare for the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass that...

The Happiest Donkey in History

The ninth hour had already passed, and the sun still beat strongly upon the village of Bethphage, situated on the outskirts of Bethany. The...

A Delicious Dish… Stone Soup!

The war is over and the soldiers are returning home, not by plane or on horseback, but on foot. Since many share the same...