Monday, February 19, 2018

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      The Miraculous Medal: Origin, History, Circulation, Results

      Extracts of letters written by Sisters of Charity during the War of Secession, from 1861 to 1865: “Military Hospital (House of Refuge), St. Louis,...

      A Gift of Myself

      A Gift of Myself, the second book in the Little Douglings series by Carissa Douglas is even more delightful than her first story, I...

      If God exists…

      "If God exists, why did He make us all different? Why didn't He make us all one colour, one religion? Then we wouldn't keep...

      Bishop Athanasius Schneider: Holy Communion on the tongue

      The subject of receiving Holy Communion in the hand versus in the mouth remains divisive in the Catholic Church. The majority of our current...

      The Way of the Lord Jesus

      The Way of the Lord Jesus http://twotlj.org   Free resources in moral theology by Germain Grisez Useful for priests, deacons, seminarians, catechists, and teachers. * ** For more information, contact...

      Septuagesima Sunday and preparing for Lent

      Before 1969, Septuagesima Sunday was observed in the Roman Rite of the Catholic Church. According to fisheaters.com, the three Sundays that comprise this short...

      Pentecost Sunday: The Spirit of Truth

      When the Advocate comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth who comes from the Father, he will...

      He Descended into Hell

      (As we begin these latter days of Advent, awaiting the imminent arrival of our Saviour, it would do us well to ponder what indeed...

      True Patriotism

      As an American freelance student of British history, I find it intriguing how the true meaning of patriotism has often been lost in the...

      Potty Mouth: A Reflection on ‘Swearing’

      I have been asked to write about what is euphemistically, and rather incorrectly, known as 'swearing'.  We have all perhaps heard our younger siblings...