Faith Resources

Faith Resources

We look forward to being together again but in the meantime, here are some faith resources for ways to learn and pray from home.

Check out the St. Matthew’s YouTube Channel which is updated each week


Check out for great Catholic Movies, eBooks and Audio Talks

When you sign up for Formed the first time, make sure to click that you belong to a parish and then search for St. Matthew Cedar Rapids for FREE ACCESS to everything on Formed.

Suggestions from FORMED:

Movie: Restless Heart (St. Augustine)  or check out the list of Movie Night suggestions from Formed

eBook: A School of Prayer: The Saints Show Us How to Pray by Pope Benedict XVI

Series: Lectio: Prayer with Dr. Tim Gray

Audio Books/Talks: Manalive by G.K. Chesterton  or  The Trials of Saint Patrick Audio Drama  or  Building Your Life on Rock: Standing Firm in the Storm by Ralph Martin   or   The Body and Blood of Christ by Dr. Scott Hahn

Movie just for Kids

eBooks just for Kids


Pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy in song or Franciscan Friars of the Renewal

Learn more about the lives of the Saints

June is the month of the Sacred Heart of Jesus



Fun Spring Activities Pages for Kids

Catholic Crafts for Kids


Looking for ways to pray: check out Loyola Press’ Website for lots of suggestions


Crafts and Activities for Kids

Teaching Kids About Saints Crafts

Tons of Crafts, Activities, and Ideas to help celebrate the liturgical year

Catholic Word Searches

Mass Item Match Up game

Rosary Craft for Pre-Schoolers

31 Mary Crafts

Printable Bible People, for storytelling or puppet shows