Fête du Cœur Immaculé de Marie
La propagation de la dévotion au Cœur de Marie remonte au XVIIe siècle où saint Jean Eudes la propagea en l’unissant à celle du Sacré-Cœur de Jésus. Au cours du XIXe siècle, sa sainteté Pie V…
Why Do Catholics Use So Many Candles?
Walk into any Catholic Church, and it’s impossible to miss seeing candles.There are candles on the altar, a special candle near the tabernacle, and candles in front of images or statues of the Sacred Heart, Our Lady, St. Joseph, or various other patron saints.And these examples are just the bare minimum!Go to a baptism, and there will be a huge decorated candle as well as candles for the godparents to hold.Attend an Easter Vigil, and there will be the same large candle, small candles for the…
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By Bishop Donald J. Hying. By descending into the Jordan, Christ fully embraces His mission to save us from sin
“He is not past, He is present now. And though He is not seen, He is here. The same God who walked the water, who did miracles, etc., is in the Tabernacle. We come before Him, we speak to Him just as He was spoken to … years ago.”#mypic