WHAT MUST A CATHOLIC DO IF HE/SHE OR SOMEONE ELSE IS IN DANGER OF IMMINENT DEATH. Everyone has the inherent right to […]
CONTINUOUS RITE OF PENANCE, ANOINTING OF THE SICK AND VIATICUM I. INTRODUCTORY RITES GREETING II. LITURGY OF PENANCE SACRAMENT OF PENANCE APOSTOLIC […]
ON HEAVEN (3): PRAYER AND THE SACRAMENTS OF CONFESSION AND THE HOLY EUCHARIST: FORETASTE OF HEAVEN HERE ON EARTH.
ON HEAVEN (3): PRAYER AND THE SACRAMENTS OF CONFESSION AND THE HOLY EUCHARIST: FORETASTE OF HEAVEN HERE ON EARTH. What do you […]
Summary of Catholic Teaching Topic 23: THE SACRAMENT OF PENANCE OR RECONCILIATION (2) Rev. Prof. Antonio Miralles Pontificia Università della Santa Croce […]
Summary of Catholic Teaching Topic 22: THE SACRAMENT OF PENANCE AND RECONCILIATION (1) Struggling against sin after Baptism 1.1 Need for […]
WANT TO LOVE JESUS MORE IN THE HOLY EUCHARIST AND LIVE THE HOLY MASS BETTER? HERE ARE SOME USEFUL TIPS!
LOVE FOR JESUS IN THE HOLY EUCHARIST: TIPS ON HOW TO LIVE THE HOLY MASS BETTER! As we have said in a […]
Summary of Catholic Teaching. Topic 20: THE HOLY EUCHARIST (2) 1. The sacrificial character of the Holy Mass 1.1. In what sense is the Holy Mass a sacrifice? The Holy Mass is a sacrifice in the proper sense, although “new” with respect to the sacrifices found in natural religions and in the ritual sacrifices of the Old Covenant. It is a sacrifice because the Holy Mass “re-presents” (makes present), in the “today” of the Church’s liturgical celebration, the unique sacrifice of our redemption, […]
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POPE FRANCIS ON CONFESSION AND CONFESSORS Dear friends, below you have a beautiful article regarding some ideas contained in Pope Francis’ new book, “The Name of God is Mercy” in which he gives important pointers for confessors and at the same time, wonderful ideas on the Sacrament of Mercy, the Sacrament of Confession. Regarding the insufficiency of the argument of a direct confession to God and about the importance of going to confession to a priest, Pope Francis said that PRIESTS AND […]
JESUS DOES NOT WANT MERE ADMIRERS. HE WANTS ENAMOURED AND FAITHFUL FOLLOWERS. As a recently ordained priest, I came upon an article in a Spanish Catholic magazine, in which the author cited an idea which was engraved in my mind and which I have often used in my preaching. The idea, which he attributed to a German philosopher, is as follows: JESUS DOES NOT WANT MERE ADMIRERS. HE WANTS ENAMOURED AND FAITHFUL FOLLOWERS. Our Lord Jesus Christ came into the world to […]