→ TIP: To search for an exact phrase, put quotes around it. For example, "o god beyond all praising catholic hymn".
Nativity of the Lord or Christmas Midnight JOE CATHOLIC - December 24, 2014 Luke 2:1–14 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be enrolled. This was the first enrollment, when Quirini-us was governor of Syria. And all went to be enrolled, each to his own city. And Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the city of Nazareth, to Judea, to the city of David, which is called Bethlehem, because he was of the house and lineage of David, to be enrolled with Mary, his betrothed, who was with ...http://www.thejoecatholic.org/2014/12/nativity-of-lord-or-christmas-midnight.html
More About Lectio Divina VULTUS CHRISTI - November 12, 2014 ... that he seeks in opening his Bible and in scrutinizing the sacred page. Eucharistic adoration is not a static form of prayer. It is, rather, like all authentic Christian prayer, ecstatic , that is to say that it draws the soul out of itself, and upward and outward into the mystery of the Most Holy Trinity. The brilliant 1989 Letter to the Bishops of the Catholic Church on Some Aspects of Christian Meditation — a document that deserves to be better ...http://vultus.stblogs.org/index.php/2014/11/more-about-lectio-divina/
The Holy Origins of Halloween SOUTHERN FRIED CATHOLICISM BLOG - October 31, 2014 ... birthdays" of those who were martyred for the Faith – recording the date of their martyrdom on the official calendar of the Church and commemorating that day each year. This commemoration would include a special Mass in thanksgiving to God for the martyr's Christian witness and it asked for the saint's intercessory prayers before God's heavenly throne. Eventually, the persecutions of the Church became so intense and the number of the martyrs so prolific, ...http://southernfriedcatholicism.blogspot.com/2014/10/the-holy-origins-of-halloween.html