During his morning Mass on May 16th, Pope Francis said,
“We can ask the Holy Spirit to give us all this apostolic fervor and to give us the grace to be annoying when things are too quiet in the Church.”
I personally know several eccentric, hyperactive, fundamentalist Catholics that I would consider annoying in the [...]
My diocese challenged the youth to create a short film that highlights the importance of Mass. This was the film that took first place. Impressive.
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I, along with 5 million other folks, came across this video the other night.
I can’t lie, I chuckled a bit after watching it for the first time. The idea struck me as novel and almost Pope Francis-ish. However, the Compline prayer from last night’s Divine Office forced me to reevaluate my first impression. [...]
“Think about what would happen if New Advent, Catholic Answers, Busted Halo, and Ignitum Today all fused together into one website for youth…”
I teach 7th grade. Don’t worry, I’m completely sane, even at the end of the school year when my students’ hormones are raging and the scent of summer fills their nostrils. Granted, [...]
For the past two months, my daughter, Sofía, has been itching to get outside. The long Michigan winter had its final flakes of snow fall just last week and the clouds have begun to samba away. Her cabin fever sends the mercury on her thermometer sky high during these months. She wants [...]