Tag 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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Bishop Homilies On The Holy Family

I came across two homilies given today that I thought worth sharing with you. The first, Archbishop Jose Gomez, of Los Angeles. Listen for these gems his Excellency shared at the cathedral this morning: “In God’s plan of love, marriage … Continue reading

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Feast Of The Holy Family

“Dear brothers and sisters! Today is the feast of the Holy Family of Nazareth. In the liturgy the passage from Luke’s Gospel presents the Virgin Mary and St. Joseph who, faithful to tradition, go to Jerusalem for the Passover with … 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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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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Voting As A Catholic

Did you know that the Holy See has answered some questions on how Catholics participate in political life? It can be found here: DOCTRINAL NOTE on some questions regarding The Participation of Catholics in Political Life “The Congregation for the … Continue reading

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Faith Without Works Is Dead

Yesterday during his Wednesday audience the Holy Father spoke of  Catholic faith and its role in the life of the individual and the community at large. In particular he made the distinction between faith as personal yet not a private. … Continue reading

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Prayer for the Election

Every election is important. Of course. Every election is historic. Obviously. But no other election had riding on it life and liberty like this one. Pray. Pray. Pray. O God, we acknowledge you today as Lord, Not only of individuals, … Continue reading

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