Category Archives: Catholic History

Life Is Hard…

… Living it in faith is a lot harder. There is no question, life is difficult. It’s challenging. It’s even more difficult to live it the way God wants us to live it. It’s so much easier to just do … Continue reading

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Scripture and Tradition with Fr. Mitch Pacwa – 11/05/2019

A very good session on judgement of others and some excellent background and commentary on the Pachamoma controversy during the Amazon Synod.  The first video is the entire episode of the program. The following videos skip to the topics listed … Continue reading

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Novena To St. Frances Xavier Cabrini

Beginning November 4. The first American Saint. Feast Day November 13.

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The Greatest Love Story Of All Time

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All Saints Day

Yes, we are surrounded by a great cloud of witnesses… “Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run … Continue reading

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Are You Saved?

“Are You Saved?” If you have never been asked this question, you will be. Many of our Protestant brothers and sisters in Christ believe that they are saved once and for all by 1) Accepting Jesus Christ as their personal … Continue reading

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Dr. Brant Pitre Blows Your Mind on Mary

Matthew Leonard and Dr. Brant Pitre delve into some amazing insights into Catholic theology about Mary, focusing particularly on the Old Testament. This will absolutely transform your view of the Blessed Virgin Mary.  

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Dr. Scott Hahn – The Treasure of Our Soul  The Creed… And for my children and yours… Starting at 43:47

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Understanding the ‘Our Father’ – Dr. Scott Hahn – Deep in History

Wow… What an eye-opening talk! Amazing! Our Father, Who art in Heaven… In this lecture from our 2009 Deep in History conference, Dr. Scott Hahn examines the seven petitions of the Lord’s Prayer, and takes a look at why this … Continue reading

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God’s Invitation To Sainthood

Blessed John Henry Newman is to be canonized on October 13, 2019. While you and I may never be formally canonized, we can become saints. In fact, God constantly invites us to become saints. Sainthood should be our main (only) … Continue reading

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The Journey Home – Noel Culbertson

I don’t normally post these as a “post”, but this one really hit me… Former Southern Baptist Noel Culbertson tells how she found herself on the path to the Catholic Church. Hosted by Marcus Grodi. I can’t leave it at … Continue reading

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St. Padre Pio

“Stay with me, Lord! As poor as my soul is, I want it to be a place of consolation for you, a nest of love.” – St. Pio Prayer after Holy Communion  

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Those Who Pray…

  Please pray. It’s not that hard…

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Vatican II

via Vatican II Vatican II The Second Vatican Council seems to have been blamed for everything from taking away nun’s habits to “forbidding” the Latin Mass to the fact that I can’t make a decent cup of coffee. Perhaps the … Continue reading

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