Monday, July 18, 2016

Happy Saints Trading Cards in Allentown Diocese

Handmade Happy Saints trading cards have been making their rounds in the Diocese of Allentown (Pennsylvania, USA). Youth Minister Debbie Walker has graciously sent me this article she wrote for the A.D. Times, the diocese newspaper. She writes: 

‘… During Lent and continuing until today, Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish, Mahanoy City and St. Patrick Parish, Pottsville started a new collection called “Catholic Trading Cards.” … As the children came to Mass they would receive a new card each weekend, and if they wanted more, they could ask … The caricatures are drawn exclusively by Victor Teh from Singapore.’

You can make your own trading cards using resources from Happy Saints ebooks which are available here:

Read the article in PDF version here (page 30)