As Catholics, we encounter a lot of misunderstanding about our beliefs from people outside the faith. Many think we worship statues, see Mary as a deity, and try to buy our way in Heaven (etc.). But additionally, there are some myths about Catholicism that even … Continue readingFour Myths About Catholicism Even Catholics Believe
When I first heard we were doing a special needs series, I was very happy to contribute and had many ideas flowing. There are so many areas in our faith and faith lives that we can use a voice and guidance. However, the very day … Continue readingSeeing Faith: Believing as a Special Needs Parent
Last month, we learned about the March devotion to St Joseph. This month we look to April’s dedication: The Holy Spirit and the Holy Eucharist. The Holy Spirit and the Holy Eucharist are both at the heart of what being Catholic is all about. We … Continue readingApril: Dedication to the Holy Spirit and the Holy Eucharist
I was rolling quite a few ideas around in my head while the calendar days were being scratched off much more quickly than I cared to see and my deadline loomed larger and larger. I bounced a few of these ideas off on my 18 … Continue reading7 Quick Takes – the Seven Sacraments
“Foxes have dens and birds of the sky have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to rest his head.” Jesus does not offer his disciples any reassurance of material comfort when they pledge to follow Him. Rather, He warns them that they will … Continue readingWhy on Earth Would You Follow Him?