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The top 10 most Catholic countries in the world

A look at the distribution of Catholics by population.

10 Different kinds of crosses (and their meanings)

Not all crosses are the same ... nor are their meanings.

The Catholic population in Europe has plummeted, Pew finds

But the polling organization sees definite trends on the continent.

The biblical reason why Catholics baptize infants

Infant baptism has been practiced by the Catholic Church from the very beginning.

What do these Catholic abbreviations and acronyms mean?

If you didn’t go to CCD or WYD, this list is for you.

Why didn’t medieval artists sign their work?

Signatures might be important, but they are not essential. Even today.

Who were the Magi, really?

Some early commentators suggest the magi were Persian, but others affirm they were Jews from Yemen.

What are the four Marian dogmas?

These four doctrines help us better understand the Virgin Mary and her role in salvation history.

What is a dogma?

It has nothing to do with dogs.

Snowed in and can’t get to Sunday Mass? Watch it online at these websites

The internet has made it easy for the homebound to participate in Mass from a distance.

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