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Catholic Activity: New Year's Family Resolutions

Here is an introspective practice, to see whether or not your family has kept its past New Year's resolutions.

DIRECTIONS

On New Year's Day, the Octave of Christmas, formerly called the feast of the Circumcision, the family might write out its resolutions for the coming year and put them away in a sealed envelope, to be examined next New Year's Eve, just to see . . .

Activity Source: Homemade Christians by Mary Reed Newland, George A. Pflaum, Dayton, Ohio, 1964

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