Tags » Catholicism » Page 2

The Candle

The lad pushed open the church door; it was old and creaked alarmingly, as if as a warning to those inside.  It was quiet but as he entered the nave he could see a scattering of mostly elderly people, heads bowed in prayer. 784 more words

Short Stories

Praying Points

Here St. Francis de Sales gives advice on how to pray:

“We are always wishing for this or that, and though we have our sweet Jesus in our breasts, we are not content. 365 more words


A priest and nun trust in Christ by faith alone and come out of Catholicism

From Darkness to Light
By Frank and Joan Testa
Xulon Press, 2012, 173 pages

This book is the testimony of Frank and Joan Testa, a former Roman Catholic priest and nun. 580 more words


Devotion to Mary

“The Rosary is the weapon for these times.”

St. Padre Pio


11th Sunday in Ordinary Time-Year B-Life Sunday. A place at God's table for Everyone

A Catholic homily by Fr Robbie Low

In the company of Angels and  Saints
Readings:  Ezekiel 17:22-24, Psalm 91, 2 Corinthians 5: 6-10, Mark 4:26-34… 6 more words


The Baltimore Catechism: The Incarnation


The Baltimore Catechism
Revised Edition (1941)

Lesson 7
The Incarnation

“I believe … in Jesus Christ, His only Son, Our Lord; who was conceived by the Holy Ghost, born of the Virgin Mary …” 694 more words

The Inquisitor's Key: Jefferson Bass

More Jesus/Templar/Vatican-plot blarney here but done somewhat better than Dan Brown ever has.

Twitter-Sized Book Review