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Consecrated Life

From Seminarian to Plumber: How One Priest Is Serving America’s Poor

When we hear Bible words like “salvation”, “redemption”, and “covenant”, it can be easy to file them away as relics…

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Apologetics

Applying Catholic Social Teaching (Part 2)

If you missed Part 1 of this series, find it here!   Gray Areas? The center of Catholic Social Teaching…

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Catholic Faith

The First Video We’ve Seen That Clarifies The Responsibility Of EVERY Catholic

Today we present an incredible video produced by Spirit Juice Studios  in partnership with Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit…

Pope Francis A Man of His Word Catholic Movie Review
Apologetics

What Movie Critics Are Saying About “Pope Francis: A Man Of His Word”

Pope Francis has been known to go to great lengths to engage with the culture.  For the first time in…

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Evangelization

An Inside Look At A Week Of Encounter With The FOCUS Mission Trip to Mexico City

In early March, our group of 27 students and missionaries from the country embarked on a week-long Fellowship of Catholic…

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Catholic Faith

What it Means to “Give Drink to the Thirsty” in the Year of Mercy

Remember the refreshing feel of that ice cold drink of water after you mowed the lawn or ran a marathon…

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Apostolate

The Do’s And Don’ts When It Comes to Helping the Poor

We’re already halfway through the Year of Mercy, a time when the Church (that’s us!) is invited to discover God’s…

Catholic Church

If the Vatican Has so Much Money, Why Doesn’t It…? 7 Things To Know About the Finances of the Church

Like every good Catholic, surely you have had to explain the Pope, the Virginity of Mary, priestly celibacy, and refute the…

St. John Chyrsostom

It’s Not Just Your Mouth That Should Be Fasting

Do you fast? Give me proof of it by your works. If you see a poor man, take pity on…

Pope Francis

Poverty Is Above All A Call To Follow Jesus

Let us never forget that, for Christ’s disciples, poverty is above all a call to follow Jesus in his own poverty. …

St. Francis of Assisi

Too Bitter To Look Upon Lepers?

When I was in my sins, it seemed a thing too bitter to look on lepers, and the Lord himself…

St. Pope John Paul II

St. John Paul II – The Church Should Stand Beside The Poor

Those who are more influential because they have greater share of goods and common services should feel responsible for the…

St. Ambrose of Milan

St. Ambrose Gives Us Advice On How To Organize Our Closets

If you have two shirts in your closet, one belongs to you and the other to the man with no…

Pope Leo XIII

The Church’s Desire For The Poor

The Church’s desire is that the poor should rise above poverty and wretchedness, and should better their condition in life,…

St. Ambrose of Milan

St. Ambrose – Our Possessions Are Not Our Own

It is not from your own possessions that you are bestowing aims on the poor, you are but restoring to…

Pope Leo XIII

Pope Leo XIII Quotes From Encyclical On Capital And Labor – Rerum Novarum

 We have said that the State must not absorb the individual or the family; both should be allowed free and…