The life of Saint Edmund Campion gives us some profound food for thought on what it means to be Catholic.
Here are two beautiful hymns praising Mary the Mother of Christ Jesus. Pray for us O most humble Virgin Theotokos that we may love your Son Jesus Christ our God always, Amen.
Here is a simply heavenly rendition of the Catholic Mass of the Angels in Latin. Rejoice and glorify Hashem with your being always.
Here is a powerful homily on the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist/Blessed Sacrament by the brilliant priest Father Casey.
Here is a great article on the Catholic and Ancient Christian practice of women covering their heads in church.
Chapel veils, or mantillas (which comes from the word manta, meaning cape) are typically circular or triangular shaped pieces of black or white lace that are draped over a woman’s head when attending Mass, or in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament. Traditionally, the black veils were worn by married or widowed women, while the white veils were worn by young girls, or unmarried women, but there are no hard and fast rules about this.
“Therefore ought the woman to have a power over her head, because of the angels.” (1 Corinthians 11:10)
St. Paul reminds us that as Christ did the will, and sought the honour of God the Father, so the Christian should avow his subjection to Christ, doing His will and seeking His glory. We should seek a fitting demeanour in our dress and habit, avoiding everything that may be dishonourable before…
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A great article on the Catholic devotion to the the Sacred Heart of our Lord Jesus Christ.
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Here are two beautiful videos by Father Robert Barron (a Catholic Priest and host of the Catholic podcast site: Word on Fire) that bring great clarity to the Ancient Christian belief in the Real Presence of Christ’s body, blood, soul and divinity in the Eucharist. This belief is further emphasised in the doctrine of Transubstantiation.
This is a belief that is shared by the Catholic Church, The Assyrian Church of the East, The Eastern Miaphysite Churches in Egypt, Ethiopia,Syria and India and the Eastern Chalcedonian Churches in Greece and Eastern Europe as well as parts of the Middle East.