Category Archives: Mary

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

Posted in Apologetics, Catechesis, Catholic History, Catholic interest, Catholic Teaching, Conversion Stories, Conversions, Eucharist, liturgy, Mary, mass, Prayer, Pro Family, Pro-life, sacraments, Scripture, Typology | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Apologetics, Catechesis, Catholic History, Catholic interest, Catholic Teaching, Conversion Stories, Conversions, Eucharist, Mary, mass | 2 Comments

Talk On “Mary” by Steve Ray

This is an amazing perspective on Mary. Steve Ray has a way of making things crystal clear! “Mary, in whom the Lord himself has just made his dwelling, is the daughter of Zion in person, the Ark of the Covenant, … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Catechesis, Catholic History, Catholic interest, Catholic Teaching, Mary, Saints | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Our Lady Of Guadalupe, Pray For Us

   

Posted in Catholic History, Catholic interest, Devotions, Mary, Miracles, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

On The Feast Of The Immaculate Conception

O Mary conceived without sin, pray for us who have recourse to thee… *H/T @Mimi_5_

Posted in Catechesis, Catholic History, Catholic interest, Catholic Teaching, Devotions, Mary, Saints | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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.

Image | Posted on by | Tagged | Leave a comment

Loving Mother, Faithful Wife – The Video

Many long years ago, my wife, Judy, and I were out to dinner. I had been writing songs for the parish youth group/Confirmation class for several years, and Judy came up with the idea of doing one NOT specifically for … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic interest, Catholic Teaching, Devotions, Mary, My Own Stuff, Saints, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

100 Years Ago Today…

Fatima: The Miracle of the Sun “Everyone within an area of 32 miles thought it was the end of the world.” Sermon on the Miracle of the Sun. What happened? Why is it significant? What does it symbolize? Who wrote … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic History, Catholic interest, Devotions, Mary, Uncategorized | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Our Lady Of Sorrows, Pray For Us

Luke 2:34-35 “This child is destined for the falling and the rising of many in Israel, and to be a sign that will be opposed so that the inner thoughts of many may be revealed – and a sword will … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Catechesis, Catholic History, Catholic interest, Catholic Teaching, Mary, Scripture | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Madonna Of The Roses

William-Adolphe Bouguereau 1825-1905

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , | 1 Comment

What Is Accomplished In Mary?

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Does The Bible Disprove The Assumption?

Protestants claim the Bible disproves the Catholic dogma of Mary’s Bodily Assumption in 1 Corinthians 15:22-23. But is this true? Karlo Broussard gives reasons why the answer is no. Bodily assumption into Heaven is not contrary to Scripture – it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Catechesis, Catholic History, Catholic interest, Catholic Teaching, Mary | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Hell – You Really Don’t Want To Go There!

Yes, Hell is real. Yes, there are a LOT of people there! No, being a “nice person” will not keep you out of Hell. No, you really DO NOT want to go there. No, you really Do Not want your … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Catechesis, Catholic History, Catholic interest, Catholic Teaching, Contraception, justice, Mary, Miracles, Prayer, Saints, Scripture, Sin | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Bobby McFerrin sings Ave Maria like the angels

Saw this. Had to share it with you…

Posted in Mary, Prayer, Sacred Music, Thoughts | Tagged , | Leave a comment