Should you prepare yourself and your children for Divine Mercy Sunday? Jesus’ words to Saint Faustina about the requirement to be merciful leave no room for misinterpretation:
“Yes, the first Sunday after Easter is the Feast of Mercy, but there must also be acts of mercy … I demand from you deeds of mercy, which are to arise out of love for Me. You are to show mercy to your neighbors always and everywhere. You must not shrink from this or try to excuse or absolve yourself from it” (Diary 742).
Here are some tips for preparing yourself and your children for Divine Mercy Sunday, including crafts and coloring pages!
Also, here are some details to describe what Divine Mercy Sunday is and St. Faustina’s role in this feast day: 7 Facts About St. Faustina and Divine Mercy Sunday.
Lastly, if you’re wondering who St. Faustina is, here’s a great reflection on this saint of mercy: Celebrating St. Faustina!