General December Links
Saints of Advent Party @ Look to Him and Be Radiant
Printable Advent Saint Ornaments @ Catholic Icing ($)
December 1st – St. Edmund Campion
Catholic priest during the protestant reign of Queen Elizabeth in a newly protestant England. He served the secret English Catholic church, refusing to apostatize and eventually being martyred for it. Read more about him at Catholic Culture.
St. Edmund Campion @ Homeschool is Where the Heart Is
St. Edmund Campion and the 12 Days of Christmas @ O Night Divine
English and Welsh Martyr Painting @ The Journey of a Bishop
English Eggs and Bacon @ Catholic Culture
Tea Scones @ Catholic Culture
Figgy Pudding @ Homeschool is Where the Heart Is (Coming Soon!)
Campion Prayer @ St. Edmund Campion Secondary School
December 3rd – St. Francis Xavier
Spanish Jesuit and prolific missionary who traveled all across Asia bringing souls to God. He is the patron saint of all missionaries. Read more about him at Catholic Culture.
St. Francis Xavier @ Catholic Playground
X is for St. Francis Xavier @ Saints to Color
St. Francis Origami Ornament @ O Night Divine
Cardboard Box Boat @ The Kennedy Adventures
St. Francis Tempura @ Catholic Cuisine
St. Francis Xavier Fortune Cookies @ Catholic Cuisine
Novena Prayer to St. Francis Xavier @ Catholic Culture
Litany of St. Frances Xavier @ Catholic Traditions
December 4th – St. John Damascene
Greek Father and Doctor of the Church who defended the use of icons and religious imagery. Read more about him at Catholic Culture.
St. John Damascene @ Catholic Playground
Study Sacred Art @ Catholic Culture
Roman virgin who became Christian against her father’s wishes and for which she was martyred. Read more about her at Catholic Culture.
St. Barbara @ Catholic Playground
Saint Barbara Tower @ Seven Little Australians
Building Ginerbread Houses @ O Night Divine
December 6th – St. Nicholas
Famous generous bishop on whom the idea of Santa Claus is based. Read more about him at Catholic Culture. Also make sure to check out the St. Nicholas Center – they have anything you could ever wish to find to celebrate this feast!
St. Nicholas @ Catholic Playground
St. Nicholas @ Paper Dali
N is for St. Nicholas @ Saints to Color
St. Nicholas @ Drawn 2B Creative
Celebrating the Feast of St. Nicholas @ Two O’s + More
Candy Cane Holder @ Our Domestic Church
St. Nicholas 24 Piece Puzzle @ Catholic Playground
St. Nicholas Perler Bead Pattern @ Catholic Playground
St. Nicholas Party @ Catholic Playground
St. Nicholas Chocolate Pops @ Through My I’s
St. Nicholas Cocoa Mix @ Catholic Cuisine
Speculatius @ Catholic Cuisine
St. Nicholas Purse Cookies @ Catholic Cuisine
Nutter Butter St. Nicholas Cookies @ St. Nicholas Center
St. Nicholas Strawberries @ St. Nicholas Center
St. Nicholas Chocolates @ Three Sided Wheel
St. Nicholas Apple Miters @ St. Nicholas Center
St. Nicholas Blessing of Candy Canes @ The Catholic Toolbox
December 7th – St. Ambrose
Latin Doctor of the Church known as the “Honey-Tongued Doctor” for his eloquence as a preacher and hymn-maker. Read more about him at Catholic Culture.
St. Ambrose @ Catholic Playground
Decorating the Christ Candle @ Shower of Roses
Honey Trail Mix @ Catholic Cuisine
Beehive Buns @ Catholic Cuisine
December 8th – Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
The Immaculate Conception celebrates Mary, mother of God, and asserts that she was miraculously free from original sin from her very conception in St. Anne’s womb. Read more at Catholic Cuisine.
Immaculate Conception @ Catholic Icing
Immaculate Conception @ Catholic Kingdom (#9)
Immaculate Conception @ Paper Dali
December 9th – St. Juan Diego
St. Juan Diego was an indian convert living in Mexico shortly after the Spanish conquest. The Virgin Mary appeared to him several times asking that he petition the bishop for a shrine built to her on the site where she appeared. Read more about him at Catholic Culture.
St. Juan Diego & Tilma @ Paper Dali
St. Juan Diego Tilma @ Catholic Inspired
St. Martins Day Croissants @ Catholic Cuisine
St. Martins Horseshoes @ Growing with my Girls
Cinnamon Toast St. Martin Snack @ Catholic Cuisine
December 12th – Our Lady of Guadalupe
Our Lady of Guadalupe is patroness of the Americas and a well beloved apparition of Mary for those of those of us living in the SW United States. Read more about her at Catholic Culture.
Our Lady of Guadalupe @ Catholic Playground
Our Lady of Guadalupe @ Paper Dali
Our Lady of Guadalupe Perler Bead Pattern @ Catholic Playground
Our Lady of Guadalupe Mexican Flower Craft @ Catholic Inspired
Our Lady of Guadalupe Craft @ Catholic Playground
Our Lady of Guadalupe Idea Printable @ Eyes on Heaven
Champurrado @ Catholic Cuisine
Our Lady of Guadalupe Tea @ Shower of Roses
December 13th – St. Lucy
Early virgin martyr killed for being a Christian. Read more about her at Catholic Culture.
St. Lucy @ Catholic Inspired
St. Lucy of Syracuse & Santa Lucia and Starboy @ Waltzing Matilda
Saint Lucia @ Paper Dali
St. Lucy @ Catholic Playground
L is for St. Lucy @ Saints to Color
St. Lucy Wreath @ Catholic Inspired
St. Lucia Paper Dolls @ Betsy McCall Paper Dolls
St. Lucia Bringer of Light Paper Doll @ Lily & Thistle
Lucia, Saint of Light Free Audiobook @ Shower of Roses
Easy St. Lucy bread with Canned Dough @ Catholic Icing
Scissors Practice for St. Lucia @ Making Learning Fun
Lower Elementary Morning Work @ Teacher’s Notebook
December 14th – St. John of the Cross
Spanish Carmelite, mystic, and Doctor of the Church. Read more about him at Catholic Culture.
St. John of the Cross @ Catholic Playground
St. John the Evangelist @ Coloring Book 4 Kids
Advent Poem by St. John of the Cross @ Raising and Teaching Little Saints
Wine Blessing @ Shower of Roses
Thanks for reading!