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It’s time for our favorite Giveaway of the year at Catholic-Link.org! It is such a joy to work with each of these faith-filled small businesses and share their amazing Catholic gifts with our readers.
In the true spirit of St. Nicholas, each of these Catholic vendors has generously donated the Catholic gift feature in our Gift Guide to give to one winner. Yes, that’s right. One winner will receive EVERY Catholic gift listed on this list! Past winners have shared with us that they don’t keep all these gifts for themselves, they spread the blessings and share with friends and family! This year’s Christmas Giveaway winner will be selected on December 6. There are many ways to enter to win this fabulous package that includes over fifty of the best Catholic gifts for 2020!
Many of our vendors have included coupon codes so that you can save when you support these wonderful Catholic small businesses!
For Babies And Toddlers
The Cozy Rosary was created out of desperation when mom and Fiat to Halo founder, Paige, was struggling to keep her kids engaged and sitting still during their family Rosary. It was when she eventually decided to embrace her children’s squirms that Paige dreamed up the idea of the Cozy Rosary, a walkable rosary blanket that allows children to prayerfully walk from “bead” to “bead” as the family prays. When you provide children with a rosary that allows them to learn through movement and wiggles, you’ll be amazed by how quickly they learn and fall in love with this beautiful prayer. And because the Cozy Rosary is a snuggly throw blanket, it also makes for a meaningful and unique gift for anyone on your shopping list. Edit: This blanket just arrived to include in our Giveaway winner’s package and describing it as cozy is not enough! It is incredibly soft and just the type of blanket you’ll want to wrap your
self…I mean, baby in all the time!
Use code CatholicLink30 to take $30 off your Cozy Rosary now through December 31, 2020.
These precious handmade Miraculous Medal baby rosaries are truly one of a kind and are made with love! Little ones can use them as a rattle or for teething as they hold Mother Mary close. They’re perfect for mass, family rosaries or whenever momma needs a little help entertaining them!
Lion and Lamb Woodcraft was founded in 2019 by a young mom named Mary in Atchison, Kansas. As a child, she grew up building wood products with her father in their shop. They would build bookshelves, birdhouses and board games. Now that she’s a mother of 2 with one on the way she uses nap times to “play with wood”. She handmakes the Miraculous and Benedictine medals sold on her baby teethers. Her Etsy store also showcases portable prayer kneelers in addition to a few other house items .
Checkout Lion and Lamb Woodcraft on Etsy and Instagram!
My Catholic Keepsake is a baby/child’s memory book designed just for Catholic parents to record their child’s developmental AND faith-based milestones. Thirty-six beautifully designed pages include quotes from the saints and scripture verses that accompany each milestone—from Baptism to Confirmation, and from first steps to the first days of school. You’re giving your child the greatest gift of all: faith. My Catholic Keepsake is the perfect token to remind them of how far they’ve come in their faith, and life, as they enter the world as a disciple of Christ.
Read Catholic-Link’s full review here!
“This is the Church” is a picture book for ages 2 and up that guides your child through salvation history through the eyes of a little girl dazzled by the stained glass windows in her church. This book is available at TANBooks.com. Don’t miss their BOGO sale on all books from Nov 9-15.
Meg Whalen is a Catholic wife, mother, and illustrator who wants to help the littlest Catholics fall in love with the beauty of their faith. She met author Katie Warner in grad school and, thanks to their partnership with TAN Books, the pair has been able to see their dream of making children’s books for the New Evangelization become a reality with the First Faith Treasury. “This is the Church” is Meg and Katie’s seventh book together.
The late, beloved children’s book writer and illustrator Tomie dePaola, presents his unique, imaginative artwork to bring new life to this beautiful retelling of a well-loved and inspiring Bible story.
Noah was a good man, and it was said that he walked with God. So Noah did what God said: He built a huge ark, took his whole family and two of every kind of animal in it, and he waited as the rain poured down for forty days and forty nights . . . Learn More Here!
St. Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle!
The perfect companion made by Shining Light Dolls will remind your little one that God and his friends have defeated evil! There is nothing more comforting than knowing God and his angels are watching over us. An adorable and powerful reminder of God’s strength. Handcrafted from the softest plush we could find, this St. Michael the Archangel plush is sure to become your little one’s favorite companion! St. Michael comes tagged with feast day and patronage information, ready for gifting (if you can manage to let him go!). Take a look at the entire collection of plush dolls at Stay Close To Christ.
This micro (2×5 x 6 inch) “Faith” sign made with the letters of the Saints is a reminder of the great Gift God has given us and how the saints are there to help us along the way! The wooden sign is covered in resin to give it a glass-like finish. Sacred Print also makes small (3×8) and large (6×19) personalized names with the letters of the saints! You’ve got to check these out on their website. Our unique saint alphabet lets you spell the name of your loved one with the letters of the saints! FAITH: Francis of Assisi, Ann, Ignatius of Antioch, Thomas More and Helen. These creative signs will make a great Christmas gift, but keep them in mind for Baptism and First Communion gifts as well!
For The Kids
This unique and handcrafted box Portable Peg Doll Church Box was designed by Farris Creations to help children connect more with Our Lord and foster a deeper love for God and his church through interactive learning. This church box comes with a hand-painted priest peg doll, a removable altar table, miniature metal chalice and paten, a small paper bible, two paper missals, a miniature candle set, two miniature floral arrangements and a small bag for storing accessories. An acrylic paint is used for all the painted features and the entire box is finished with a non-toxic seal.
At Farris Creations, Colleen makes learning tools inspired by her own children their interests and their unique styles of learning. By day, she attempts to juggle my daily vocation and live the Catholic faith to the best of her ability. By night, she becomes an artist and tries to give people a chance to share in the joy that she sees in her kids when they experience her creations. Collen hopes that the love and prayer put into each and every product will help inspire and allow others to come to love God more through her simple creations.
Our shop’s Our Lady of Perpetual Help pillow doll is made from a Blessed Friends Forever original design on premium cotton with coordinating back fabric. It is measured approximately 9×6″ and also comes with a matching prayer card for free! Shop owner Marie shared this about her store, “Blessed Friends Forever started over 2 years ago because I was inspired to create little saint stuffies for my kids who are all named after Catholic Saints. My children were my first customers! My team consists of… just me! I hand draw, sew, stuff, and package each saint pillow doll and swaddle myself. My shop is designed to focus on Catholic Saints, who are not just your best friends, but BLESSED friends forever! This shop specializes in creating original saint designs on pillow dolls and swaddles. They are perfect for every occasion – pray, play, sleep, and cuddle! Suitable for children and adults of all ages.” Find more designs in her Etsy store and follow on Instagram!
Your little one will love the story of this spirited young girl and her bold dreams to become a saint, book and broom in hand. Filled with bright and colorful illustrations, whimsical rhyme, and a powerful lesson, you and your child will want to read this book again and again! Find Lily Lolek on Amazon and at TANBooks.com. Don’t miss TAN’s BOGO sale on all of our books from Nov 9-15.
Visit FirstFaithTreasury.com for more great Catholic children’s books! Katie says, “I love creating good, true, and beautiful books for your Catholic little ones that are both catechetical and fun.” Follow children’s book author, Katie Warner on Instagram @KatieWarnerCatholic or on Facebook: Katie Warner, Catholic author and children’s book writer
Fiat to Halo offers a wonderful line of children’s puzzles! These precious puzzles were created in the hopes of allowing for organic discussion of Jesus, Mary, and the Saints while having some good ol’ fashion fun with the kids. Though we’re listing this in the children’s gifts, we think many adults would enjoy these puzzles too!
“Be who God meant you to be, and you will set the world on fire!”
Those words are at the heart of Be Yourself! A Journal for Catholic Girls, which is designed to help girls explore their identity and purpose in life in light of the wisdom of the Catholic Church, including half a dozen female saints. Packed with gorgeous, full-color line art, quizzes, journaling questions, and inspirational quotes from the Catechism and Scripture, the Be Yourself! journal leads girls to discover that they are beautifully and wonderfully made…and that they have a unique,God-given mission and purpose in the world. Ages 9 and up.
“You are a thought of God, you are a heartbeat of God. To say this is like saying that you have a value which in a sense is infinite, that you matter to God in your completely unique individuality.” – Pope Saint John Paul II
Be Yourself: A Journal for Catholic Boys was designed for boys to understand their identity and individuality, with the help of their Catholic faith. Packed full of great art, quizzes, journaling questions, quotes from the saints, Scripture verses, and passages from the Catechism of the Catholic Church, the Be Yourself journal helps boys become the men God created them to be. Ages 9 and up.
Learn more about author Amy Brooks HERE.
Teach your kids the beauty of the Traditional Latin Mass with this fun, interactive lapbook! This is a digital product created by the To Jesus Sincerely Etsy shop. The Catholic Christmas Gift Giveaway winner will receive 2 pdf files: One with all the pieces of the lapbook to print, and the other with assembly directions. Since this is sent digitally, it makes for the perfect last-minute or socially-distanced gift!
Your child will love making the priest and altar boys process into the church, ascend the steps of the altar, and celebrate the Mass. You can move the missal from right to left side for the Epistle and Gospel, light candles for a low Mass or high Mass, and so much more with this adorable lapbook. Customize your child’s lapbook with the name of your parish priest. Use coupon code: LOVETHETLM for $1 off any paper doll lapbook in the To Jesus Sincerely Etsy shop.
To learn more about the To Jesus Sincerely ministry, visit here.
Based on Saint Teresa of Avila’s spiritual classic, this book is enchantingly adapted for children 7yrs. and up about a boy’s journey into the riches of prayer. The Interior Castle brings to life the soul’s progress through prayer. Judith Bouilloc’s engaging story is beautifully illustrated by award-winner Éric Puybaret, and promises a journey its readers will never forget!
These adorable Rosary Cards for Children are a product of Catholic Family Crate. A visual guide on how to pray the rosary and beautifully illustrated cards covering the Joyful and Luminous Mysteries (with devotions for children on the back) are included! Catholic Family Crate is offering a Christmas special available November 23-28th that gets you 6 months of Catholic Family Crate’s Monthly Crate for the price of 5, PLUS our new card game “Alleluia” that we will be releasing this month for FREE! No code needed. Free shipping, always.
In this set of video links, Professional Storyteller Christine Henderson tells the following saint stories to Billy the puppet: Saint George and the Dragon, Blessed Imelda Lambertini, and The Legend of How Saint Anthony Brings Fire to the World. Your child (and you) will be captivated by hearing and seeing these stories retold in “storyteller fashion.” Christine is an animated storyteller known for her facial expressions, voice inflections, and how she is able to transport viewers into the stories she tells. Sit back, snuggle up with your children, and enjoy these stories. For the month of November enter Advent2020 at checkout to receive 10% off. Learn more at: www.FaithandPuppets.com
Designed with a variety of learning styles and social/emotional needs in mind, To Hear His Voice provides space for every child to encounter and live out the Word of God. Weekly entries include:
- each Sunday’s readings
- space to draw, journal, or take notes
- discussion question to help you delve into the meaning of the Scriptures
- writing prompts to help you and your family apply Church teaching
- prayers and suggestions for evangelization
To Hear His Voice provides an accessible, theologically sound avenue for every child to more fully participate in the sacrifice of the Mass.
Learn more about Ginny Kochis is an author, blogger, and homeschooling mom of three differently-wired children here.
Meyer Market Designs offers so many wonderful products for children. The winner of Catholic-Link’s Catholic Gift Christmas Giveaway will win this adorable Christmas Bundle that includes one 12 Days of Christmas coloring book, one metal Pray for Us Saint Ornament, and one pack of the 12 Days of Christmas Ornament Set.
There are 14 one of a kind, high-quality prints of the 14 Stations of the Cross that come packaged in a beautiful burlap bag. Each print has on the back the English and Spanish name of each station. Another creation by Sacred Print that seeks to evangelize through art and beauty. All the products in this shop are geared to help people be bold in their faith by sharing sacred images of the lives of Jesus and the saints in their own community. They believe that their products are incredible tools that help start a conversation on the faith in a variety of settings. It their hope that through the use of these products the beauty of the faith would reach the streets, workplaces, schools, gyms, families and the entire world!
For The Home
This exquisite Vintage Sacred Heart Wall Medallion, an iconic symbol representing the transformative power of divine love for all of humanity, is available from House of Joppa. The heart opens to reveal a space to place a written prayer or notes of gratitude. It also has a hook on the back to hang on the wall or on an altar. It can also be used as a Christmas ornament, baptismal or confirmation gift.
Receive 10% off with code BLESSED10 when you purchase BOTH the Advent/Nativity Wreath AND the Nativity Garland from Rough 2 Rustic this holiday season. Freebies will also be offered with purchase on Small Business Saturday, while supplies last. Rough 2 Rustic works to faithfully and joyfully create inspirational art and decor that leads us all toward the kingdom of heaven and it shows! Their products are not only beautiful, the high-quality woodwork is exceptional. This is a gift that can be passed down for generations to come. Visit @rough2rustic on Facebook or @rough2rustic on Instagram to see more great products.
In addition to their beautiful baby and children’s products, Fiat to Halo offers a selection of gorgeous foil prints. This Divine Praises print is their best seller and with good reason. The way the light catches the metallic foil is stunning. It makes for a great gift for your parish priest as well. Available in gold, rose gold, and silver. Visit the shop here!
House of Joppa’s St. Benedict Door Hanger is an important reminder of the blessing and intercession of this great Saint. The St. Benedict Medal is a Sacramental and when used in the home, becomes a constant silent prayer and reminder of our identity as followers of Christ. Hang on any doorknob in your home to invoke the blessing of St. Benedict of Nursia!
Don’t you just love imagery of the Holy Family that is relatable and downright adorable? Display these prints of the Holy Family created by Just Love Prints and be reminded of the love of our Blessed Mother, St. Joseph, and Jesus. Find hundreds of unique Catholic gifts for every person on your list at JustLovePrints.com Enjoy 10% off your order + free U.S. Shipping this Advent & Christmas Season with code LINK10. (expires January 31, 2021)
This lovely handmade St. Nicholas Decorative pillow is a great way to celebrate St. Nicholas in your home on his feast day or all year long! Each pillow features an original illustration of St. Nicholas and is lovingly sewn and packaged in the Gratia Design Co studio in Manhattan, Kansas. Receive 15% off orders of $35+ now through Dec 6th using code CL2020
Gratia Design Co is a creative studio that seeks to celebrate the beauty of God’s grace and inspire joy through art and design. Bringing you quality made cards, stickers, prints, and home decor inspired by our Catholic faith and the lives of the saints. Visit Gratia Design Co today!
The House of Joppa Mini Mary Garden comes with everything you need to create a lovely, delicate homage to Our Lady. The all glass and gold terrarium comes with a white Our Lady statue, a sprinkle of green moss, an assortment of small faux flowers, including a coupling of babies breath stems. A perfect way to remind yourself and your loved ones of Mary’s guidance, love, and intercession through all the Seasons. It might just be necessary to treat yourself with this item from our list! Learn more about the mission of House of Joppa here.
The Divine Mercy image by Eugene Kazimirowski in Vilnius (commonly known simply as “the Vilnius image”) was painted under the supervision of St. Faustina Kowalska and her confessor, Bl. Fr. Michael Sopoćko. The image was venerated publicly for the first time in 1935 during the closing celebration of the 1900th Jubilee of Redemption. This is image is essential for the Catholic home! Find it here: https://cedarhouse.co/divine-mercy-vilnius-framed-canvas-12-x-22/
What started as a hobby for Br. Andre became a ministry supporting the Franciscan Charity Fund in 2012. Today, with Br. Andre as an advisor, Br. Brian and Fr. Francis have taken over handcrafting these beautiful, wood wick, soy candles. Each candle is custom made to your specifications. Choose from their wide variety of label designs, or upload a photo and create your own. Choose from their 45 delightful fragrances to fully customize your candle. Franciscan Soy Candles feature a 3-part wood wick system. Wood wicks create a warm ambiance and release the candle’s fragrance better and faster than traditional cotton wicks. Each soy candle comes in a 12 oz glass jar with a lid and is shipped with a specially designed gift box. Franciscan Soy Candles have an estimated 40 hours of burn time. These make a lovely hostess gift.
Welcome to Gloria a Ti! Before returning to the Father, Jesus sent us out to all the world. He tells us, go! Frame this image to keep this reminder and commission present in all that you do!
Gloria a Ti also creates designs in Spanish!
¡[email protected] a Gloria a Ti! Antes de regresar al Padre, Jesús nos manda a todo el mundo. ¡Nos dice, vayan! Enmarca esta imagen para tener este recordatorio presente en tu vida. 8”x10” en cartulina blanca.
We have a natural tendency to create spaces for things. Look around your home or office—there are spaces to eat, sleep, socialize, and watch TV. So it’s only natural that we should designate a space at home for the most important thing do: pray! That’s the idea behind The Catholic Woodworker’s new home altars. These gorgeous, hand-crafted altars are designed to help you create a physical space for prayer in your home or office. These altars were made to be mobile, so you can easily set up a prayer space anywhere you go. It’s a great way to keep God at the center of your life as you travel. This high-quality walnut-based home altar includes a Benedictine crucifix assembled by Italian craftsmen and a beautiful exclusive St. Joseph Terror of Demons prayer card by Baritus Catholic. Available at Cedar House.
The Little Catholic Box is giving one of their Q4 quarterly boxes to the winner of Catholic-Link’s Christmas Catholic Gift Giveaway this year. The exact items won’t be revealed until after the giveaway ends, but the box will have a total retail value of over $75. You can be confident that this “little box” is not so little. The Little Catholic Box is known to find high-quality items from the very best Catholic artisans and small businesses. They fill each box with an incredible selection.
Use code CATHLINK10 for 10% off any single purchase (does not apply to subscriptions) or use this link to have the discount automatically applied during checkout.
The 4-Way Cross Necklace available at Saint and Stone combines four popular Catholic images to create one powerful medal. You’ll have Jesus’ incredible love for you in the Sacred Heart image, the protection of St. Joseph, safe travels with St. Christopher, and Mary’s special favors through the Miraculous Medal. And there’s even the added bonus of the Holy Spirit. This is a 14k gold-filled pendant on a 16″ gold-filled chain.
Saint and Stone carefully hand-selects the finest and most durable jewelry from quality artisans throughout Italy, France, Spain, Mexico and the USA. From Mary’s protection and guidance, to Jesus’ sacrificial love, to friendship with the saints…Saint and Stone will inspire you with style and grace.
Being more on top of these celebratory days is what inspired this Liturgical Year Tea Towel Tapestry from Faith and Fabric. This beautiful tea towel is functional enough to hang on your stove and use each day yet beautiful enough to hang on the wall as a lovely calendar tapestry! The tea towel tapestry comes with the entire 2021 calendar clearly printed, and a beautifully drawn image of the saint whose feast day is celebrated that same month along with their date circled on the calendar so you don’t miss it. The top and bottom of the tea towel tapestry read: “All Holy Men and Women Pray for Us”, and the calendar year (2021) is included. These gorgeous designs comes printed on 100% cotton. Each of these tea towel tapestries, measuring 16″ wide x 26″ tall, are designed on a linen-cotton canvas, making them thick, supple, and high quality.
Use Coupon Code – CHRISTMAS10 to save 10% off your entire order for Christmas at Faith and Fabric!
You can’t go wrong with a gift from My Saint My Hero. This year they recommend the Best-Selling Original Benedictine Blessing Bracelet that is handwoven with love in the small pilgrimage town of Medjugorje, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Your friend or loved one will be blessed by the prayers of those making each piece and the love and prayers of My Saint My Hero. Your purchase enables My Saint My Hero to use the power of giving to help transform lives and make the world a better place. Visit the My Saint My Hero website to sign up for our newsletter and follow them on Instagram and Facebook to be the first to know about Christmas Specials and Promotions! Use this Catholic-Link referral link to get $10 off your purchase.
This one of a kind pearlized gray rosary with an Our Lady of Grace centerpiece by Gifts for Beth is sure to become a family heirloom. Use code LINK for 10% off orders through December 11th.
Beth shared that, “The Blessed Mother brought me to the rosary. I was looking for a creative outlet when I saw a bulletin advertisement for rosary making and knew in my heart it was what I was meant to do. I make rosaries to spread the devotion and help prayer warriors fight the good fight in spiritual battle with the most powerful weapon!” Find her on Pinterest at: https://www.pinterest.com/giftsbybethn/
The Stay Connected Journals for Catholic Women are perfect to grow anyone’s faith either individually or with a group. Each book consists of seven chapters which include reflections, Scripture, discussion questions, and prayers. Allison Gingras shares her Catholic Faith, and always evolving relationship with Jesus, with wit, a little wisdom, and many examples of how it is lived in the everyday, ordinary of life! Follow her on Facebook or Instagram to learn more.
For The Foodie
MonksBread.com is a fan favorite appearing in our Catholic Gift Guide year after year! This year they are giving away the Monks’ Deluxe Gift Box. The box includes: 3 loaves of Monks’ Bread, 4 boxes of Monks’ Biscotti, and 2 jars of Trappist Jam. Monks’ Bread and Monks’ Specialty Bakery are the delightful works of the Trappist monks of The Abbey of the Genesee in Western New York. Manual work is an integral part of Trappist life. Each monastic community must support itself by the work of its hands. The bakery supports the monastery’s primary mission, which is to pray for the world. These delicious treats are sure to please anyone on your list this year! Don’t take our word for it, go to their site and order some delicious treats for your family to enjoy during this holiday season.
This famous peanut brittle, handmade by the Benedictine monks at Subiaco Abbey, is unlike any other peanut brittle out there! In fact, the Abbey brittle has become so popular that it is now packaged and shipped around the world. But what makes their brittle so good? The monks have discovered four secrets that make theirs the best in the nation:
- They use an extraordinarily large amount of peanuts in their recipe. A good peanut brittle, after all, should never skimp on the most important ingredient.
- Their brittle is never mass-produced. The monks’ cooking process consists of gradually heating the brittle mixture over the stove, resulting in a delicious blend of flavors.
- This recipe adds baking powder, producing a less dense and easier-to-chew texture.
- And lastly, the Abbey brittle does not contain dairy products. The monks have already made the best-tasting brittle around, so there is no need to change the flavor with butter or milk!
You can purchase Abbey Brittle from Cedar House.
The Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe set includes an Our Lady of Guadalupe mug, 1 lb. can of Mexican hot cocoa, and an Our Lady of Guadalupe prayer card has been provided by Feast Day. Give yourself the gift of Christmas this year. Too often the empty promises of shopping malls, traffic, and gift wrapping overwhelm and distract us from the true meaning of Christmas. No one should make an overcrowded schedule your priority during Advent and Christmas. Feast Day knows how you feel and they have been helping hundreds of Catholics refocus on the feasts and seasons of the Church. All you have to do is place an order to celebrate the feasts, gather your family around the table, and celebrate with delicious food and unique devotions. Feast Day will help you celebrate Advent, the feast of St. Nicholas, the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Christmas, or the feast days through the whole year. Feast Day will help you and your family connect to the true meaning of Christmas this year.
Monk Sauce comes in at about 250000 heat units on the Scoville scale, a system of measurement used to compare the spiciness of chile peppers. The monks blend peppers with their classic recipe of onions, garlic, vinegar and salt. And naturally, they throw in a few prayers for good measure while they work. What they end up with is a massively hot delicious sauce: the smell alone is enough to get your mouth watering! The variety pack includes these delicious sauces:Red Habanero, Green Habanero, and Smoked Habanero.
What sets Guadalupe Roastery apart from the myriad of coffee products that are available today? Their farmer family, the Common Good, sustainability, and promotion of beauty. Through these four pillars, Guadalupe Roastery provides a high-quality coffee that upholds the dignity of those who produce it. Guadalupe Roastery desires to see community form around the coffee and work with the families that bring this coffee to our table. They see it as their calling from God to promote the common good with something as simple as a cup of coffee, and invite you to join them on this journey as we all strive to be exactly who God has called us to be. This is a cup of coffee that is satisfying all the way around making it a perfect gift this Christmas! Order now from Cedar House.
At a time when many Christians no longer practice their faith, there has been an increase in the attention given to the devil and his devious ways. Because the devil seeks to destroy and separate us from God, all Catholics must be on guard. In Exorcism: The Battle Against Satan and His Demons, Fr. Vincent P. Lampert, a seasoned exorcist, presents authentic Catholic teaching on the devil and his plan against humanity. Providing a window into the merciful ministry of exorcism, Fr. Lampert equips Catholics with the knowledge necessary to avoid becoming vulnerable to spiritual attack. Available from The St. Paul Center.
When you see the “A” & “M” intertwined you may think: Ave Maria, latin for Hail Mary, the words of honor the angel Gabriel used to first address the Virgin at the Annunciation. However, the original meaning of this Marian symbol represents the latin phrase, “Auspice Maria,” meaning, “under the protection of Mary.”
In many Marian images, Mary is seen stomping on the head of the serpent, representing Satan. Give these socks as a gift and reminder to call upon Mary to protect your friends and family from the attacks of the evil one and to draw them closer to her Son!
Unique, Catholic men’s cuff links from Relics by Rose feature a Miraculous Medal set in a silver-plated base setting. Each piece shows one side of the Miraculous Medal. Perfect for the man who wants the blessing of Our Lady to accompany him wherever he goes. Relics by Rose strives to bring unique Catholic jewelry and gifts to help preserve and promote the beauty of our faith! This ministry started with rescuing Catholic medals and prayer cards that would have been discarded and transforming them to unique pieces. You can also follow on Instagram @relicsbyrose or on Facebook page Relics by Rose to see the latest designs, an occasional flash sale, or even a giveaway. Use code GIFTGUIDE2020 for 10% off!
Catholic Gifts For Everyone To Enjoy
Jessica started Sweet Little Ones Shop in 2016 to help continue to grow her family through adoption. The mission of Sweet Little Ones Shop is to help Catholic women decorate their homes in a meaningful, faith-filled way on a budget. You can find wall art printables, prints, cards, stickers, magnets, banners, clings, and other home decor that aim to serve as beautiful visual reminders to inspire a deepening of the Catholic faith in our everyday lives. For our Catholic Christmas Gift Guide and Giveaway, Jessica has provided a bundle of 6 vinyl stickers that includes Rosary vinyl stickers (1 of each color scheme) and 1 Holy Family, Pray for Us vinyl sticker. These stickers are waterproof, dishwasher safe, and weatherproof. Don’t miss out on the Sweet Little Ones Christmas Sales: The Black Friday Sale and freebies will run from November 23-30, 2020:
15% off physical prints**, cards, & banners
30% off individual printable wall art**
10% off prayer space sets, stickers, magnets, & clings
All PHYSICAL* orders of $10+: FREE Small Things Great Love magnet
All PHYSICAL* orders of $20+: FREE Small Things Great Love magnet AND 1 surprise 5×7 print
All orders of $50+: 20% off your entire order
There’s also an exclusive coupon code for Catholic-Link readers! Use CATHOLIC25 to get 25% off your entire order**. The coupon code is available through December 31, 2020.
Reminiscent of an old roadside shrine, this handmade paper shrine from Violets and Moss is made with beautiful scrapbook paper. While it is made out of paper, the exquisite design is quite sturdy and long-lasting. It looks wonderful on a home’s prayer table or on the bedside stand. When illuminated with the battery-operated candle that is provided, the image has a soft flickering glow. It is easy to turn on and off the candle by the back panel. Jill has three pages of different shrines available for purchase in her shop. She said, “The first time I made a shrine, it reminded me of the little wayside shrines of Europe. I loved watching the image as it glowed. It brought me a sense of calmness and so much peace. Since then I keep discovering more beautiful images that I just feel called to design with another shrine.” Go check out these beautiful shrines and give an incredibly unique gift this year!
This handcrafted, beautiful, and unique Catholic rosary is made with 8mm dyed purple wood beads and 10mm rose quartz gemstone beads. The beads are strung and knotted on micro cord (the slimmest type of paracord!) for durability. The goldtone rosary center depicts the Miraculous Medal. This rosary is about 14 inches in length and is lightweight and easy to carry with you so you can “pray without ceasing.” Each rosary from Refuge Rosaries is carefully packed in a cotton muslin drawstring bag that can be used as a rosary case. There are 50+ different items for men and women including rosaries, chaplets, pocket rosaries, and bracelets to choose from in the Refuge Rosaries shop! Follow Refuge Rosaries on Instagram and Facebook! @refugerosaries
Use code CATHOLICLINK15 for 15% off anything from Refuge Rosaries!
In A Church in Crisis: Pathways Forward, Ralph Martin offers a detailed look at the growing hostility to the Catholic Church and its teaching. With copious evidence, Martin uncovers the forces working to undermine the Body of Christ and offers hope to those looking for clarity. Available from The St. Paul Center.
This unique and original hand-painted journal of Saint Clare is another great product available from Sacred Print. This shop offers journals with the saint of your choice as a great way to help you pray and live your faith on a daily basis. A useful gift for anyone on your list!
This uniquely packaged Christmas box contains a variety of amazing all-natural products that have been hand crafted by the Benedictine Sisters of Perpetual Adoration:
- Short pillar candle (frosted spruce, 13 oz.): Hand poured and blessed with holy water.
- Lip balm (flavor-free): Made from all-natural ingredients.
- Premium all-natural handmade soap (peppermint patty, 5 oz.): Contains a few drops of holy water and a prayer for those who will use the soap. Carefully blended, cut, and placed in a cloth bag.
- Sugar scrub (citrus mint, 4 oz.): This scrub will turn your daily shower into a heavenly and luxurious experience.
- All-natural handcrafted lotion (vanilla, 6 oz.): Indulge yourself with our luxurious lotions that are made from food-grade ingredients.
A lovely photo of their monastery graces the inside of the box, reminding you that you are being held in prayer. Give this wonderful Catholic gift to those friends who are in need of self-care! (ALL OF US!) Find it here.
“Why are you afraid? Have you no faith?”—Mark 4:40
As he calmed the storm at sea, Jesus reproached the apostles for their lack of faith. On March 27, 2020, Pope Francis used the Gospel passage as a sign of God’s blessing, forgiveness, and healing in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Holy Father offered hope to the world with an Extraordinary Urbi et Orbi Blessing from an empty St. Peter’s Square. Christ in the Storm gathers color photos, readings, the pope’s homily and blessing, and also provides explanation of the symbolism and history throughout the event to create a powerful reminder that Jesus is always with us and that God’s love never fails. Holiday sales: Visit avemariapress.com for HUGE Black Friday/Cyber Monday specials from November 25-30, and Christmas deals from December 7-11.
The mission of Totally Catholic Tees is simple: Spread The Gospel. You may think it is just a T-shirt, but Totally Catholic Tees is dedicated to spreading the Gospel through their apparel. These shirts are made of the highest quality, but more importantly, they tend to start meaningful conversations. Totally Catholic Tees tees are bold, unique, and profound. The fact that they are comfortable is only a bonus. Preach the Gospel, and sometimes use a Catholic T-shirt. Use code is ADVENT30 for 30% off storewide from 11/27-11/30. See more designs at: https://totallycatholictees.com/
Do you feel like God is calling you to…something, but you don’t know what? Don’t know where to start? Do you find it hard to clear away the noise of life, and apps, and phones and really listen to God? You’re not alone! But, happily, now there is a book to help you cut through the clutter so as to prayerfully discern God’s will for your life…that life to which he calls you and for which He created you. Discernment Do’s and Don’ts, a practical guide to vocational discernment for Catholic teens and young adults, combines the teachings of Scriptures, Church documents, the Church Fathers, and the saints -and a healthy dose of good old common sense – into one handy “How to” guide on finding God’s will for you.
SoulCore is an invitation for all Christians to integrate body & soul in prayer while discovering the beauty of the rosary; a gentle, healing path to grow in virtue and interior peace. The SoulCore starter pack will nourish your mind, body, and soul as you begin your journey with the SoulCore movement! Included in the pack: NEW Joyful Mysteries DVD, Sorrowful Mysteries DVD, Glorious Mysteries DVD, Luminous Mysteries DVD, and the Divine Mercy Chaplet DVD. Follow SoulCore on Facebook and Instagram!
Contemporary Catholic artist Jen Norton offers a unique opportunity to ponder the extravagant love of Christ through the Stations of the Cross. Combining Norton’s powerful, full-color illustrations with scripture, her original reflections and prayers, and journaling space, Surrender All will help you encounter Christ’s Passion in a new light.
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The Catholic Card Game is the party game for Catholics. Play with 3 or more people for a HOLY lot of laughter! When you purchase $50 or more, you’ll automatically receive 10% at checkout. Check out our Advent/Christmas expansion that just launched this year for only $5. Board Catholic works to Build Catholic Fandom! We create products that people can enjoy in joyful community. This game makes a super fun gift that can be played at all your holiday parties. Follow The Catholic Card Game on Instagram.
Every gift will look complete when you use this adorable pattern from Be A Heart! The Christmas Emmanuel Gift Bags come in a pack of 5. Each bag has a gift tag attached of baby Jesus. Though not included in our Catholic Christmas Gift Giveaway, we’ve heard a rumor that Be A Heart is also releasing pajamas in this pattern soon! Visit this shop for so many great and unique Catholic gifts for your home and your children. Visit Be A Heart on Instagram to see these products in action and to hear about sales.
Hallow is a Catholic app for prayer and meditation that helps users deepen their relationship with God through audio-guided contemplative prayer. Some people refer to it as the “Headspace/Calm, for Catholics.” Hallow is an amazing gift, perfect for last-minute and virtual giving. And, here’s a bonus for you, use our link to get a 30-day free trial for yourself!
Of course, the best gift we can ever give is the gift of the Holy Mass! Visit the Seraphic Mass Association to request a Mass for your loved one’s intentions or enroll them in the Christmas Novena.
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Catholic Gift Guides From Christmas Past
Find more great suggestions from our timeless Catholic Gift Guides from the past few years.
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