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8 Bad Reasons to Leave the Catholic Church, and 1 Good Reason to Stay SEASONS OF GRACE - April 16, 2016 ... Mark Judge is not alone in his abandonment of the Catholic Faith. As the recently released Pew Research Center study on America's Changing Religious Landscape shows, all too many Catholics have been abandoning the Faith. The most recent demographic study shows a drop of more than 3% in the percentage of Americans who self-identify as Catholic. Only mainline Protestant denominations have experienced a sharper decline. A lot of people–some well-intentioned seekers and some just ...http://kathyschiffer.com/why-do-catholics-do-that/8-bad-reasons-to-leave-the-catholic-church-and-1-good-reason-to-stay/
Mother Angelica Dies on Easter Sunday DA MIHI ANIMAS - March 28, 2016 ... be 'on things above.'" Last November, a spokesman for the Poor Clares told Catholic News Service, that Mother Angelica was doing as well as could be expected for someone her age who remains partially paralyzed. "From what I'm told, it's not that she's completely unable to eat. It's assisting her to get the nutrients she needs," said Luke Johnasen, director of pilgrimages at the monastery. He confirmed to CNS that she had been fitted with a feeding tube. "She's had some up and ...http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2016/03/mother-angelica-dies-on-easter-sunday.html
Understanding the Mass: 100 Questions, 100 Answers - Mike Aquilina BOOK REVIEWS AND MORE - March 7, 2016 ... first Mass differ from book to book? 24. How do we know that Jesus intended the Church to continue offering the Mass? 25. Did the early Church-the persecuted, "underground" Church-celebrate the Mass? If so, how? The Celebrant 26. Who may offer the Mass? 27. How did Jesus give our priests the power to change bread and wine into his body and blood? 28. What is a pontifical Mass? 29. Is Mass with the pope or bishop "worth more" than Mass in my parish? 30. Does there have to be a congregation for ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/BookReviewsAndMore/~3/d6987qvRVjo/understanding-mass-100-questions-100.html
If ABC Wants a Real Catholic Sitcom, Watch "That Darn Domestic Church." CREATIVE MINORITY REPORT - March 3, 2016 ... real, and they're friends worth knowing. Episode 9: You Must Be Catholic. Expecting a sixth child, mom and dad must endure the slew of "You must not know how this works…" and work on coming up with the right response in such circumstances while the kids argue over who will have to share more room in their rooms. Episode 10: Get me to the Church on Time. A series of mishaps over the course of weeks with respect to making it leads to the family devising all sorts of methods to get everyone ...http://www.creativeminorityreport.com/2016/03/if-abc-wants-real-catholic-sitcom-watch.html
The Presentation of the Lord: Candlemas CATHOLIC FIRE - February 1, 2016 ... hearts may be revealed." Simeon thus foreshadowed the crucifixion and the sorrows of Mary at seeing the death of her Son. The name Candlemas comes from the activities associated with the feast. It came to be known as the Candle Mass. In the Western Church, a procession with lighted candles is the distinctive rite. According to post Vatican-II discipline, (if possible) the beeswax candles are to be blessed somewhere other than where the Mass is held. Often your local parish will hand out ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/02/the-presentation-of-lord-candlemas.html