Archive for September, 2012

September Checklist

September is an exciting time when the children are eagerly looking at their new books, and moms are hopeful that this year will be the best ever. But merely wishing doesn’t necessarily get you what you hope for. You must take action. Here are some ideas to help your school year flow more smoothly…

College Prep – Early Admission to College

Many colleges offer students the opportunity to apply for early admission. This is a process whereby students who are very certain of which college they wish to attend may be able to get the whole process completed well in advance of the usual time; they avoid the rush, so to speak…

Lives of Service

Seton is proud to have had the honor to interview one of our families who serves in the Armed Forces. The Adams Family of New Market, Maryland, has a son and a daughter serving in the Navy, another son in the Army, and their youngest daughter is on the way to Fordham. Captain Adams has served honorably in the Navy for 26 years…

Falling in Love Again

Over the past several years, I have seen some of my friends divorce. When we see marriages fail, we might consider the occurrence an opportunity to work on our own…

Starting your School Year on the Right Foot

Getting started can be daunting, even for the most experienced parents. To help you get your school year started, we asked parents and Seton Counselors for tips and suggestions that they have found most helpful through the years…

Your Questions…Answered by Dr. Clark

What is the best advice you can give to start off the new school year?

Daily family prayer is essential for success in Catholic homeschooling. Start the day with prayer, pray the Rosary at some time during the day, and pray frequent short prayers throughout the day. Daily Mass is important so everyone has a chance to receive Jesus Christ. If you cannot attend daily Mass, perhaps you and your children can join in the prayers at the daily Mass on EWTN…

Archangels Michael, Raphael, & Gabriel

On the 29th of September, we celebrate the Feast of three archangels: Michael, Raphael, and Gabriel. Archangels are God’s messengers who guide and protect the people of God through ongoing inspiration, grace, and private revelation…