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
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
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
There is nothing that comes close… Nothing.
AVE MARIA, gratia plena, Dominus tecum. Benedicta tu in mulieribus, et benedictus fructus ventris tui, Iesus. Sancta Maria, Mater Dei, ora pro nobis peccatoribus, nunc, et in hora mortis nostrae. Amen.
Not just a conversion story… Tim Francis has a mission to share the true presence of Jesus Christ in the Blessed Sacrament. The miracles he shares of the Communion Host transforming into the heart muscle and blood of Jesus is … Continue reading
Is being Catholic too easy? Have we “eased” people out of the practice of the faith? Instead of “carrying our crosses”, are we throwing them into the trunk of the car and toting them around that way – removing all … Continue reading
Don’t feel like going to Mass? Yes, it IS a mortal sin to miss Mass without a good reason. And if you decide to miss it now, you will probably decide to miss eternity, too… If you don’t get there, … Continue reading
As shown by St. Justin Martyr, The order of the Mass hasn’t changed since the early days of the Church. Don’t let anybody tell you it’s a recent innovation. Obviously, it’s not. BK
Begins today… One Mass, three days…
Welcome to Holy Week! Each year, the Church celebrates the entire week before Easter Sunday. We are all familiar with the various celebrations and customs associated with with this week, but do we know how they came about? Our Sunday … Continue reading
Worship God… Thank God… Renew our faith… Pray for the person who has died… Funerals are meant to help us cope with the loss of a loved one, but that is only one of many deeper purposes they serve. In … Continue reading
Intimacy with Christ in the Eucharist…
Yes, it’s in the Bible… H/T ContriteCatholic.com