Story for Children

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...

Where Will I Live?

Standing sorrowfully before the statue of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Manuel unburdened his soul. Nothing in his life had ever worked out... Burying...

Owe Nothing to Anyone

At the height of the party, everyone began to wonder where the birthday celebrant was. Suddenly, he came hurrying down the stairs, took a...

In Search of the Lost Sheep

Bethel had disappeared! As Hannah went to get help, she heard pipes and drums playing, and voices that rang out in jubilation. What might...

God Surpasses All Our Hopes!

Doran cried out in fright. However, his last moment had not arrived as he imagined… so he renewed his surrender into God’s hands....

The Lioness’ Loss and the Tortoise’s Triumph

What chance does the tortoise have? Its speed is minimal, it has no one to ask for help, and it is incapable of fighting....

Pursued by a Gaze

Little did Marco suspect that another plan was afoot for an altogether different “surprise attack” that would be far more successful.   It was...

“Never Trade your Father’s Love for Evil!”

Peter returned home with his two sons, but a dark shadow now hung over the family: How could Leopold possibly have gone to...

The Price of a Miracle

Jesus did not cure him, but planted a seed of hope in his heart. Persevering in that hope, and trusting in that love, the...

From Stones to Stars

With the departure of Amethyst, things began to change. What had started as a simple pastime for the new stars began to deeply trouble...