Category Archives: liturgy

The Casual Catholic Culture – Petersboat.net

Not “getting anything” out of the Mass? Maybe this is why.  Take a look… Click here to Link to the page… Advertisements

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When you walk into the crypt of a Cathedral that contains the excavated remains of a 3rd century Cathedral

You can’t walk into the crypt of a Cathedral that contains the excavated remains of a 3rd century Cathedral, realize, “wow, they had Mass here and there’s the altar, the Eucharist is in a mosaic on the floor, there’s murals … Continue reading

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Where is that in the Bible?

Have you ever been asked, “Why do Catholics…. Where is that in the Bible?” Here’s a Bible Cheat Sheet, in PDF format, listing doctrines and where they can be found in Sacred Scripture. – (Dr. Taylor Marshall’s Apologetics Bible Sheet) … Continue reading

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Time To Leave The Church?

Lots of ugly things going on right now. Interestingly, some people have decided that they have had enough. They say they will never step inside a Catholic Church again. This makes no sense. Priests and bishops who commit atrocities condemn themselves, … Continue reading

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How Beautiful…

I will not abandon the Fulness of Truth just because somebody doesn’t live according to the truth that I love… Christ did not abandon me. I will not abandon Him.

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That They Be One…

Many, if not most, of us are separated from loved ones – parents, children, grandchildren, brothers and sisters, nieces, nephews, friends, aunts uncles, cousins, etc. – either by long distance or by death. Sometimes for a short while and sometimes for … 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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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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Praying Through Holy Week

Find out how the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist from Duluth pray during Holy Week, and maybe discover something you can use in your prayer life as we walk with Jesus from his entry into Jerusalem, to Calvary and the … 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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Motivation to Go to Catholic Mass

One of the bare minimums of being Catholic… You may have heard priests or devout Catholics say something like, “If only people knew what was happening at Mass, they’d be more willing to go.” That may be true, but in … Continue reading

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What About The Orans Posture During The Our Father At Mass?

You’re at Mass, and the Lord’s Prayer is coming up. You fold your hands in the “prayer” position. Everybody else follows the actions of the presiding priest and holds their arms and hands extended and open (the Orans posture). You … Continue reading

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Where Is The Mass In The Bible?

Many people don’t think that the Mass is biblical. Actually, the Mass is all over the Bible – and is made up OF the Bible. You just have to know how to recognize it… The New Testament is hidden in … Continue reading

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How Beautiful Is The Body Of Christ

There is nothing that comes close… Nothing.  

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