We didn’t have to wait long after we started attending RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) to hear about the Eucharist/Communion. The Catholic Church offers this class to anyone who is interested in learning about the Catholic faith, and attending is required for anyone who wants to join the Church. One evening, our Parish […]
Is the Pope Infallible?
Today is exciting because we get to discuss what is possibly the biggest area of contention non-Catholics have regarding the Catholic Church. That is, of what and who the Pope truly is. Many outside the Church would say the Catholic Church has declared him perfect and infallible while others would say he is an authoritarian tyrant […]
What is Purgatory?
Today we are going to be looking at the topic of purgatory. This topic is one that is usually misunderstood right from the beginning. Usually, the first argument to be given against purgatory is about the finished work of Jesus Christ; that he accomplished our redemption on the cross. This by far is one of […]
What Does the Catholic Church Teach about Sola Fide and Justification?
Today we want to look at the doctrine of Sola Fide, otherwise referred to as Faith Alone! It is the collapse of our belief in this doctrine that was the beginning of our exit out of the Wesleyan Church, and into the searching that led us into the Catholic faith. Therefore we want to give […]
True Devotion to Mary – Testimony 2
I thought Catholics were worshipping Mary. I remember the day I first started to look into the subject of Mary. I felt like I was already defeated in my journey into Catholicism. I had watched Catholics in their prayers and worship of Mary over the years. How could they not see that they were worshipping […]
True Devotion to Mary – Testimony 1
Welcome back everyone. Today’s blog about devotion to Mary is one that is going to possibly bother many of you. We hope with all our heart that you will at least continue reading until the end. We ourselves struggled with this one until we were able to see the truth of it throughout Scripture. Once […]
Catholic Relics of Saints Explained
Catholic Relics – An Introduction. What is a relic? Why does the Catholic Church venerate and give honor to relics? How is it that the Church can believe that these human remains and articles of clothing could ever be a means of miraculous events? What is their importance to the Christian believer? These were questions […]
Do Christians Celebrate Halloween?
The answer to “Do Christians Celebrate Halloween?” may surprise you! We must admit that coming from a Protestant past, Halloween was always something that was best to be avoided. Over time our ideas of what Halloween commemorated and where it originated has changed repeatedly. However this tended to be because we accepted the tales of […]
Where to buy a rosary?
Where to buy a Rosary is an easy question Many people think that for a rosary to work it has to be expensive or blessed. This kind of thinking is wrong. No rosary is magic, no rosary has some special power. Every and any kind of rosary will work, so long as you have the […]
Best time to pray the Rosary?
Do you struggle with the best time to pray the Rosary? If you’re like me, you probably struggle to find the best time to pray the Rosary throughout the day. While I would prefer to be able to pray it on my knees in the morning or evening, life too often gets in the way. […]