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Ruth Baker is 27 and comes from England. She loves running, wild camping and writing and thinks there is almost nothing better than the feeling of satisfaction after a day out in the mountains. She is a recent graduate from the University of Wales and holds a First Class Honours Degree in Creative Writing. Her faith means everything to her.

best Catholic books for those who are struggling or sad
Catholic Media

8 Books to Read When You are Feeling Down

A good book is often the best tonic for when you are feeling down! We asked our Catholic-Link authors what…

Dating scene
Love and Friendship

11 Rules For When You Are Absolutely Sick of Today’s Dating Scene

Although I barely listen to any pop music, even I couldn’t fail to notice this single that has spent seven…

Rosary
Holy Mary

7 Surprising Things That Happen When You Pray the Rosary More Often

If you ever find the rosary hard to pray, or hard to commit to regularly, read on to find out…

Existence of God

10 Surprising Things That Happen When You Go To Adoration More Often

The Eucharist is described in the catechism as the ‘source and summit’ of our faith. Finding the time to go…

Pier Giorgio Frassati
Faith & Life

If You Want the Pope to Make a Saint Who is “One of Us”, This is What You Can Do

Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati, mountain-enthusiast, student, fun-lover and passionate Catholic, was born in Italy in 1901 and died when he…

Do Catholics Worship Mary
Holy Mary

10 Thoughts You Might Have Had If You’re Not Crazy About Mary

Like many people, I have struggled very much with Our Lady’s place in my life. I have struggled to understand…

Confession
Sacraments

11 Things That Happen When You Commit to Going to Confession More Regularly

As Catholics, we are required to go to Confession once a year, but why stop there? We know Confession can…

Catholic Faith

Are you courageous enough to pray “Come Holy Spirit”?

I was excited to see that ‘The Wild Goose’ is inviting everyone to join them in a worldwide prayer vigil…

How to go to Catholic Church
Advent and Christmas

9 Tip Survival Guide for Returning to Mass When You Haven’t Been In Awhile

This article is for you, especially for you, if you have been thinking about going back to Mass this Christmas…

Catholic Faith

A 7 Step Survival Guide for Returning to Confession

If you’re thinking of going to Confession, but it has been a while, this post is for you. Going to…

Faith & Life

4 Things God Might Be Up To When You Are Suffering And Cannot Feel His Presence

I don’t have an answer to “if there is a God, why is there suffering?”. It is a question I…

Evangelization

7 Quotes That Show Humor Is Essential To Our Faith

I love this quote below from Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. It actually alludes to humor and faith together, which is…