For all its mighty power, inertia is not, ultimately, the world’s greatest force. Our free will is stronger.
Apostolic succession is the transmission of the mission and power of the Apostles to their successors, the bishops, in an unbroken line.
Keeping Holy the Sabbath Day involves participating in the Eucharist, as well as preserving Sunday as a day of rest and relaxation.
While primarily connected to the Jewish celebration of the Passover, the choice of bread and wine has even more symbolism.
The word "communion" signifies the mysterious ways Catholics are united to God and each other when receiving the Eucharistic host.
Catholic beliefs about the Eucharist primarily come from the following passages in the New Testament.
It is always necessary to examine your conscience before receiving Holy Communion, especially if it has been several months since you last received the sacrament.
Sometimes we don't feel sorry for our faults and when that happens, we need to ask for God's grace.
If you haven't been able to receive communion for a long time, make sure to prepare your heart for the gift Jesus will give you.
Get a head start on preparing your child for receiving the sacrament.