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Christophobe Stabs The Eucharist And Shock At What Happened, This Relic Confirms Shroud, and More!

When A Christophobe Stabbed The Eucharist, He Was Shocked At What Happened – Philip Kosloski at Aleteia +1

10 Lessons on Suffering From the Book of Job

“I loathe my life!” (Job 10:1) Ouch! We all have bad days from time to time, but most of us won’t even come close to what Job was experiencing when he uttered those painful words. In case you’re not familiar with his story, Job was a good man...

6 Catechesis Tips for Busy Priests

One of the most influential educational theorists in the history of the world was the American John Dewey. Living in the early 20th century, Dewey felt that children in school should not be merely passive recipients of knowledge, but had to take...

“In God We Trust?” If Only That Were True

We see it on our coins and dollar bills (and maybe even on our license plates) every day – our national motto – “In God We Trust.” But do we? Do we really trust in God? The evidence would indicate that most people who say they are Christian are...

Benedict XVI Did Not Suffer a Stroke, Says Holy See Press Office

Despite the rumors in social media, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI is doing very well and did not suffer a mild stroke, according to the Holy See Press Office. The reports first appeared on Twitter Monday afternoon, leaving many Catholics offering...

Will You Go To Heaven, The China We Do Not Talk About, Papal Deaconess Study Commission, and More!

Will You Go To Heaven? – Brian Holdsworth at uCatholic +1 The China We Don’t Talk About – Matthew Walther +1

Better Read Than Red: A ‘Review’ of Cardinal Zen’s Book

An imaginary Chinese Party official reads Cardinal Zen’s For Love of My People I Will Not Remain Silent:   Dear Respected Comrade Er, Week after week, year after year, they show up to eat that piece of wafer, on their knees, the beads dangling...

Excellent Patron Saint For LGBTQ Pride Month, Bishop Tobin Attacked for Speaking Truth, and More!

Excellent Patron Saint For LGBTQ – St. Charles Lwanga & Companions, Martyrs – Fr. Z’s Blog +1 Bishop Tobin of Providence Attacked for Sp

How to Get a Plenary Indulgence This Summer

Summer presents a spiritual surprise. Several plenary indulgences are possible for you, your family and friends to gain for yourself or to apply to any soul in purgatory, from your own relatives to those who might never get a prayer to ease their...

The Absurdity of Claiming That the Mass is Idolatrous

Protestant writer C. Michael Patton observed (without himself believing this): Historic Protestantism has often charged the Catholic church with idolatry, believing that they have turned God into an idol of bread and wine, worshiping the...