Category Archives: Apologetics

The Visitation Reveals the Mother of God – Tim Staples

Mary, the Mother of God. Where do we get that? “How could Mary be God’s mother?”, we often hear. “Mary is only the Mother of Jesus the human!”? Our mothers are not the mothers of our nature, they are the … Continue reading

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Civilization And The Catholic Church

New page on the blog site.  Started out with the series by Dr. Thomas Woods:  The Catholic Church – Builder of Civilization I have gathered the entire series here to make it easier to find the episodes you  are looking … Continue reading

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Image And Likeness…

We are made in the image and likeness of God. In His image, we are spiritual. In His likeness, we are able to create, in cooperation with God, new life – we are “like” Him. The devil cannot create life. … Continue reading

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Case For Christs Resurrection by Lee Strobel

This is a terrific presentation on the scientific and historical evidence pertaining to the Shroud of Turin.  And see more on this page: The Shroud Of Turin A very scientific approach to substantiate the reality of the resurrection of THE … Continue reading

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The First ‘Hello and Welcome’ podcast from Kristine Franklin

This is the first episode of Kristine Franklin’s new podcast – Hello And Welcome. This is a great conversion story!  Click on the photo to listen… 

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St. Faustina’s Visions of the Afterlife

The Two Roads The vision of St. Faustina The Road To Hell The road to Hell is wide and full of all kinds of fun stuff. Those who are on it go along in life living on their own terms, … Continue reading

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Catholic Mass Explained

Here’s a nice high level explanation of what’s going on during the Mass, why we do what we do and what the actions mean and the parts of the Mass… Father Jamie Utronkie, CC explains the different aspects of the … Continue reading

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My Three Reasons To Be Catholic

  When someone asks me why I am Catholic, I tell them, “I am Catholic for three reasons… 1 – Eucharist 2 – Eucharist 3 – Eucharist And for extra measure… “Everything else revolves around that…” If a Catholic understands … Continue reading

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Solemn Promises…

Promises, solemn or otherwise, are meant to be kept. A Solemn promise is the same as a vow. A vow is what you took at your wedding. You promised to remain faithful to your spouse until death do you part. … Continue reading

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Why We Pray

Why do we need to pray? It’s true that God knows everything. It’s true that we cannot possibly add to His wisdom. It’s true that we cannot change his mind. God is perfect and perfection cannot change and stay perfect. … Continue reading

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Offer It Up…

Books upon books have been written about the problem of suffering. Fr. Mike isn’t about to reinvent the wheel in this video, but the wisdom he shares in it ​echoes​ that of the saints. What did the saints and martyrs … Continue reading

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COMING HOME! My Conversion Story Into Catholicism (From an Ex-Protestant)

She hates Catholicism. It’s completely wrong. It’s not Christian. Its pagan. And she’s being accepted into the Church this Easter… The FULL story with all the details of why I’m converting to become Catholic! This was a process of years … Continue reading

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WHY I’M BECOMING CATHOLIC (From an Ex-Protestant)

Been expecting this! She is an amazing young woman who found herself inching toward the Catholic Church for some time – just because she was searching for truth, not expecting to find what she found. And truth is what led … Continue reading

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Mine…

They may just be ashes, but Fr. Mike points out that what they represent goes far beyond mere dust of the earth. With a simple cross on the forehead, we are recognizing that we are far from perfect, but that … Continue reading

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