Category Archives: liturgy

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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The Mystical Calvary Of The Alter

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.

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The Real Presence Of Jesus In the Holy Eucharist Is Reality, A True Miracle

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

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The Reason Christianity is Dying in the West?

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

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Mass – It’s What’s Forever…

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

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How Mass Was Celebrated In 155 AD

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

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The Paschal Triduum

Begins today… One Mass, three days…

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Guide To Holy Week

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

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The Real Purpose of Funerals

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

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Fr. Mike Schmitz – The Hour That Will Change Your Life – SEEK 2015

Intimacy with Christ in the Eucharist…

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Truly, Truly…

Yes, it’s in the Bible… H/T ContriteCatholic.com

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