THE ALTAR GANG!® audio series takes a fresh look at the Mass. Each Sunday, AJ the Aspergillum and Skiff the Incense Boat, along with rest of the Gang, help the priest prepare for Mass and learn about the Readings and Gospel through stories and silly adventures. The rest of the Gang includes Pete the Chalice, Mary the Ciborium, Pablo the Paschal Candle, Maggie the Bells, Thomas the Thurible, Big John the Baptismal Font, Mo the Ambo, James and John the Altar Candles, Cecilia the Music Stand, Guido the Organ, and Mimi the Altar Cloth. Fun, exciting, educational, THE ALTAR GANG!® will bring the Mass alive for your family and teach them about the Liturgy and the Catholic Faith!
This set includes 1 DVD and 3 CDs:
Fantastic Voyage DVD - What’s better than being an explorer, or being a captain of your very own spaceship? Not much, according to AJ! AJ, an aspergillum bored by everything but his own daydreams, is taken on an unexpected journey by his friend, Skiff, a vibrant incense boat who loves to live.
Skiff decides to turn AJ’s love for adventure into a quest that will take them into the great unknown of a woman’s womb – and into the presence of God’s greatest gift: life!
"He's Coming!" - It's the beginning of Advent and the Gang is decorating the Church. Skiff is distracted by the smell of cookies and wanders off. AJ must find him before Mass starts, but when he does, the temptation to eat cookies might be too great. Will AJ and Skiff get back in time for the beginning of Mass? Will they stuff themselves with cookies? Will they learn the importance of Advent? Join the Altar Gang for this adventure and find out.
Total running time 30 min.
"We've Been Wronged!" - AJ and Skiff discover that someone has destroyed their Babylon Action Play-Set! Driven by revenge, they begin a search for the culprit which leads them to realize the value of forgiveness and the importance of God's Mercy.
Total running time approximately 38
"Man To Mangia" - A Story About Holy Communion: Echoing the classic adventure of Don Quixote, Skiff, AJ, and Maggie embark on a journey to the sacristy, which they must complete before 1st Holy Communion Mass begins, without getting caught by the nosy Sacristan! Along the way, they discover what the Sacrament of Holy Communion is all about and that clapping coconuts sound like a galloping horse.
Running Time: 50 min.