Category Archives: Catholic Teaching

Dusty and Old? Or Full of Gold?

Over at Like Mother,  Like Daughter Leila has started a discussion on the encyclical Casti Connubii written by His Holiness Pope Pius XI.  I’m joining in with my .02. First off, I love her post title! So many people see … Continue reading

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From The Heart of Christ On This Valentine’s Day

For the love of Christ controls us, because we are convinced that one has died for all; therefore all have died. And he died for all, that those who live might live no longer for themselves but for him who … Continue reading

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Joy To The World

  For a CHILD IS BORN to us, and a son is given to us, and the government is upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called, Wonderful, Counsellor, God the Mighty, the Father of the world to come, … Continue reading

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Christmas Blessings

“Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel; for he has come to his people and set them free. He has raised up for us a mighty Savior, born of the house of his servant David. Through his prophets he … Continue reading

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When Elizabeth Heard Mary’s Greeting…

Mary set out and traveled to the hill country in haste to a town of Judah, where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the infant leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth, filled … Continue reading

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Pray For Us Who Have Recourse To Thee

“Times are evil in France and in the world” – The Virgin Mary to Sr. Catherine Labouré, July 18, 1830. Today is the feast of the Immaculate Conception, Mary conceived without sin, in which the Church celebrates the conception of … Continue reading

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Now. Like Never Before.

Pray. Pray. Pray. O God, we acknowledge you today as Lord, Not only of individuals, but of nations and governments. We thank you for the privilege Of being able to organize ourselves politically And of knowing that political loyalty Does … Continue reading

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How Good and Pleasant It Is When Brothers Dwell in Unity: Shoulder-To-Shoulder The US Bishops Step Forward

The Catholic Church in the United States is comprised of 195 dioceses, designated by region and each led by a bishop chosen by the Holy Father. Currently there are 183 dioceses with bishops currently leading them (others are vacant or … Continue reading

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Jumping Into the HHS Mandate Fray

While I’ve been wanting to post on the White House v. Religious Liberty via the Health and Human Services Department (HHS) time had just not magically appeared in order for me to present the background and history that I want … Continue reading

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