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Linking Confession and Purgatory [Part 2]

In Part 1 of this two part series entitled Linking Confession and Purgatory, I explained the nature of the soul, one’sRead more »

Linking Confession and Purgatory [Part 1]

For 2,000 years the Catholic Church has preached the necessity of Confession and of the existence of Purgatory. I have noticed that whenRead more »

Promote Planned Parenthood Alternatives

As your eyes water and your heart breaks while your news feed fills with undercover video after undercover video exposing the bowels ofRead more »

Trumping God by Controlling Birth

Ever wonder how birth control exists if God is the Author of Life and has the power to do anything according to His Will? The AlmightyRead more »

Classically Catholic Memory Review For Homeschoolers

It is that time of year again where we are wrapping up this school year and contemplating our approach for next year in our homeschoolingRead more »

“Mom, I don’t believe” Update

This is an update on my article a year ago about my then nine year old son struggling with believing in God (linked here).  The articleRead more »

Daily Mass and the Acts 2 Church

The Upper Room of the Last Supper and Pentecost in Jeruselem There is a phrase that runs around non-Catholic Christian circles, whereRead more »

My Anastasius

Pondering Over the years, as friend after friend had experienced miscarriage I wondered why it is God not only allows it, but allows it soRead more »

As a Catholic American You Are Compelled to Vote Today

“I, as your pastor, am asking you therefore first of all to vote, which is your duty.  It is your duty as a Catholic and it is yourRead more »

On Video Proof, Oral Tradition and Written Tradition

1st Generation iPhone, 2007 In 2007 Apple launched the iPhone, and at the time it was the best device of its kind to easily take and shareRead more »

Thankful for Pink, Glitter, Princesses and Ballerinas

A Halloween costume advertisement that depicts well what I’m talking about.   My husband and I have been blessed with a boy andRead more »

I Want Only Positive Comments

I’ve cast a lot of words out onto waves of the internet, and mostly have reeled in positive comments (“So cute!”, “I completely agree!”,Read more »

The Crisis of Fluffy American Homilies

I’ve wanted to write a piece about strong preaching for a while, but needed a catalyst to get the ball rolling. Low and behold, this gemRead more »

What is Grace?

Immaculate Conception with Saints, Piero di Cosimo, 1495 According to the Catechism of the Catholic Church and the Bible, we are saved byRead more »

John Calvin

Why I Don’t Accept Reformed Theology

John Calvin 1554 I could use these one thousand words to explain Five Point Calvinism (TULIP) and put together an essay refuting itsRead more »