This special prayer helps children to understand what ‘work’ is and why it is important, including Pope Francis’s explanation that when we work, whether for money or not, we are working with God Himself and ‘in some way become creators of the world around us’!*

*We have used some simplified teaching from Pope Francis’ Apostolic Letter on 8th December 2020 called ‘Patris Corde’, which means ‘with a father’s heart’, found here.

Other Resources

This resource is one of a growing bank of Other Resources which are included as part of your Collective Worship subscription. Some of these extra resources are seasonal and others can be used at any time during the school year.

To view our Year of St Joseph resources, follow the link below (Collective Worship subscribers only):

The Year of St Joseph

The Year of St Joseph

Pope Francis has proclaimed this year ‘The Year of Joseph’ (8 December 2020 to 8 December 2021). During this time, Ten Ten will be providing resources to help us think about St Joseph and pray to Him.

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