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Abortion Is Always Wrong. Here’s Why…

Abortion Is Always Wrong. Here’s Why…

Abortion is Offensive to Human Dignity The worst offense against human dignity today is the scourge of abortion. It leaves at least five victims, in various senses of the word: the mother, the father, the child, and the...

Bedtime Stories With The Saints: St. George The Dragonslayer

Bedtime Stories With The Saints: St. George The Dragonslayer

Once upon a time, there was a horrible dragon who lived in a pond near a village called Silene. The dragon was terribly large with a pointed head and a flickering forked tongue like a snake. He had sharp curved claws bigger and sharper than any sword. Deadly, though...

Can The Holy Spirit Ask Us To Be Illogical?

Can The Holy Spirit Ask Us To Be Illogical?

Are Faith and Reason Compatible? A friend recently asked me a great question. Should decisions we make be made on faith alone or should we have faith and use reasoning. Put another way, could the Holy Spirit point us in a direction which seems like a logically poor...

Why Every Friday Is Like A Mini Good Friday

Why Every Friday Is Like A Mini Good Friday

What is Good Friday? Good Friday is the second day of the Sacred Triduum, in between Holy Thursday and Easter Vigil. Good Friday is the commemoration of the passion and death of Jesus Christ on the cross at Calvary. It is always three days before Easter, which marks...

What In The World Is Candlemas?

What In The World Is Candlemas?

Candlemas Day Candlemas is the colloquial name for the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord which is celebrated on February 2. In the new calendar (1970), the Christmas season ends with the Baptism of the Lord in early January. However, traditionally, Candlemas was...

The Duty Of Parenthood: Handing On The Catholic Faith

The Duty Of Parenthood: Handing On The Catholic Faith

Tradition – The Handing on of Faith St. Paul wrote in his letter to the Corinthians: “For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the...

Why Do Catholics Light Candles?

Why Do Catholics Light Candles?

Candles are Practical The word candle comes from the Latin “to burn.” Candles have been used since human beings have been able to start fire. Rudimentary wicks were encased in wax or animal fat and burned for light in the dark hours of the day. Oil candles were also...

The Special Virtue Of Thankfulness

The Special Virtue Of Thankfulness

The Virtue of Thankfulness: Simply Justice or Piety? The act of gratitude or being thankful is something which is seen as important both in the Church and in the broader human family. Gratitude is universally important for human relationships to flourish. Who wants to...

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