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Gospel reflection
Gospels

You’re Invited to the Party. How do You Respond? (Gospel Reflection)

How do you respond to an invitation to a party? Jesus uses the metaphor of a party invitation to talk…

Feasts and Solemnities

What a Broken Statue in a River Can Teach Us About Perseverance: The Story of Our Lady of Aparecida

2017 marks the 100th anniversary of Our Lady’s appearance at Fatima. But did you know that there is another Marian…

Maronite
History of the Church

What’s a Maronite Catholic? One Woman’s Experience in the Eastern Rites

“Marie, I’ve got a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore!” In my family, we often speak to each other with…

guardian angels

Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels: 4 Mass Prayers to Help Cultivate a Relationship With Your Own

October 2nd is the Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels. How often do you think about yours? I confess that…

Mass routines
Love for the Church

7 Things You Can Do To Get The Most Out Of Mass

Habits and routines form and shape our experiences and our lives. These habits will help you make going to Mass…

what is eucharistic adoration
Catholic Faith

All Your Questions About Adoration Answered…What Is It? How Do I Go? What Do I Do? And More!

Maybe, you’ve seen our posts about the benefits of Adoration or heard some of your Catholic friends talk about “going…

Mass prayers
Liturgy

3 Prayers from the Mass That I Have Regularly Ignored

Did you know that there are three prayers in the Mass that, like the readings, are different for each Mass?…

bored how to go to catholic mass
Catholic Faith

Bored at Mass? These Tips Will Help You Make The Most Of The Eucharist

One of the most common refrains I hear from young people is ‘Mass is boring. Homilies are boring. I don’t…

The Mass is Not a Pleasant Social Gathering

Nothing could better obstruct the confrontation of man with God than the notion that we “go unto the altar of…

Benedict XVI

Pope Benedict XVI on the Disintegration of Liturgy

I am convinced that the crisis in the Church that we are experiencing today is to a large extent due…

St. Padre Pio

“It would be easier for the world to survive without the sun than to do without Holy Mass.”

It would be easier for the world to survive without the sun than to do without Holy Mass.

There is nothing so great as the Eucharist. Nothing is more Precious.

There is nothing so great as the Eucharist. If God had something more precious, He would have given it to…

“When we receive Holy Communion, we experience something extraordinary.”

When we receive Holy Communion, we experience something extraordinary – a joy, a fragrance, a well-being that thrills the whole…

“If we really understood the Mass, we would die of joy.”

If we really understood the Mass, we would die of joy.

“If we knew the value of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass!”

“If we knew the value of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, how much greater effort we would put forth…

St. Padre Pio

What To Do If You Can’t Pray

“If you can talk with the Lord in prayer, talk to Him, offer Him your praise; if, due to great…