St. Joseph: Pro-Life Saint, Hero, and Role Model (Download)

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Teach children about the beauty of fatherhood through the example of St. Joseph as he cared for Jesus and Mary. In this lesson, students will learn about why we honor St. Joseph, the foster-father of our Lord Jesus, as the guardian of the Church. They will also learn the important role that fathers play in our lives and why we should turn to St. Joseph for his intercession. This lesson teaches elementary school students about the life of St. Joseph, discusses the importance of fatherhood, and explains how we can use his example to help build a culture of life.  

Use this elementary school lesson in a religion, art, or reading class. Recommended for 3rd grade and older.

Your purchase of this 24-page digital download includes:

  • Overview of St. Joseph’s life from biblical stories
  • Lecture notes about the important role a father plays within the family
  • Bonus crossword puzzle

Permission to use this lesson is granted to the immediate family or classroom of the original purchaser. Schools with more than one classroom using this lesson should purchase additional copies. If you have any questions, please contact Susan Ciancio at

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