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On Keeping the 10 Commandments

This isn’t a post about whether or not the 10 Commandments should be displayed in state or federal courthouses.

This isn’t a post about whether or not Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, Roy Moore, is off his rocker. 296 more words


Chastity within Matrimony

Chastity is the “successful integration of sexuality within the person (CCC 2337).” Every human, despite popular belief, is called to the virtue of chastity (that’s right! 589 more words



Q.9 But doesn’t God do us an injustice by requiring in his law what we are unable to do?
A.No, God created humans with the ability to keep the law. 92 more words


Breaking the Ice

Over the past month I’ve accompanied a girl I know from a local, non-university affiliated dorm for college and young professional women to teach catechism in East Boston. 139 more words

Yes, we have no bananas

Nobody’s perfect. That includes ministers of the local ecclesial communities and Catholic parishes. Some folks would have us believe that it is intolerable for any cleric ever to sin, and that those ministers who habitually do wrong prove that Christianity (or at least “institutional religions”) are false or fraudulent. 220 more words


Catechism of the Catholic Church

There are not a hundred people in America who hate the Catholic Church. There are millions of people who hate what they wrongly believe to be the Catholic Church — which is, of course, quite a different thing.

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Top Ten Reasons I'll Always Be Catholic. Part 3.

The Liturgical Calendar!
The liturgical calendar offers us gifts throughout the entire year. It pulls the faithful into mysteries of Christ daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly. 1,321 more words

Catholic Beliefs