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The 7 Strongest Defenses Against the Anti-Christ, According to the Ven. Archbishop Fulton Sheen

Every Catholic needs to know this!<p>We previously talked about the 12 tricks of the Anti-Christ, as explained by the Venerable Archbishop Fulton Sheen …

Christianity

10 Sins That Must Be Confessed

<b>You can’t receive the Eucharist if you’ve:</b><p>1) Missed a weekend or Holy Day Mass without a valid reason<br>2) Having sex outside of marriage, with yourself …

Condoms

Who Is The Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit is He that proceeds from the Father and the Son. Doctrinally speaking, the Holy Spirit is the third person of the Blessed Trinity, …

Theology

Prayers to be prayed by sinners

Honest prayers for those who recognize their many faults.<p>Let’s be honest: Some prayers developed by some of the saints can seem a little too “pious” …

Jesus

Say this powerful prayer in front of a crucifix

It can stir within your soul a great love of God.<p>For many Christians, the presence of a crucifix in the home is a constant reminder of the great love …

Faith

Considering Mary’s nightmares

Being conceived without sin doesn’t protect you from trauma.<p>It’s a funny thing about the liturgical year—two weeks ago Jesus was born, then almost …

Empathy

There's now even more evidence that one type of protein is best for your body

• <b>A study of more than 81,000 people in North America found that meat protein-eaters increased their risk of heart disease twofold.</b>• <b><br>But people who ate</b> …

10 Tips for fighting the devil this Lent (or any time)

How to make this time a time of true conversion, without any concessions to the Prince of Darkness<p>Every day, we face a spiritual battle. The Word of …

This Miracle Prayer is Powerful

This miracle prayer is to be prayed daily.<p>Lord Jesus, I come before Thee, just as I am, I am sorry for my sins, I repent of my sins, please forgive …

Palm Sunday - Gloria Laus (Gregorian Chant)

5 Saints who witnessed Jesus’ Passion

These holy men and women were forever changed by what they saw on Good Friday.<p>While many present at Jesus’ crucifixion were part of the crowd who put …

The 7 Archangels and Their Meanings

Various religions, cultures and belief systems have named archangels in addition to these seven, each with their own unique focus. Angels are a …

WHO launches health review after microplastics found in 90% of bottled water

Researchers find levels of plastic fibres in popular bottled water brands could be twice as high as those found in tap water<p>The World Health Organisation (WHO) has announced a review into the potential risks of plastic in drinking water after a new analysis of some of the world’s most popular …

Pollution

This ancient prayer to St. Joseph has “never been known to fail”

As long as it is said in faith and for a particular spiritual benefit.<p>Even though St. Joseph never spoke a word in scripture, his silent example of …

Italian Easter Pie

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the crust: Combine flour, sugar, and salt in the bowl of a food processor and pulse until combined, 3 to 4 times. Add …

Baking

The Trending Haircut Technique That Works On Any Length Or Texture

For most, trying a daring new haircut trend — say, the sci-fi bob, baby bangs, or incredibly long lengths — requires serious thought and careful …

Hair

A Practical Guide to 10 of the Most Important Sacred Vessels Used at Mass

The 11 Holy Names for the Mass Every Catholic Needs to Know

It’s the “source and summit of the Christian life”!<p>The Mass is extremely important to the Christian life. As such, the Church has developed a number …

Theology

Want to Sleep Peacefully? Pray this Powerful Prayer of the Night

The best way for a good night’s sleep is to reclaim your inner peace and rest with a heart united to God<p>God in heaven,<br>O Creator,<br>O One who loved me …

Positive Thinking

Overwhelmed by so much evil? Here are 3 of St. Michael’s weapons

This archangel fights Satan with the challenge of his own name: Micha-el, meaning Who is like God?<p>With so much evil confronting us in seemingly every …

Suffering today? Pray this prayer from St. Bernadette

Let my crucified heart sink forever into Thine …<p>The young shepherdess who saw Our Lady in Lourdes, St. Bernadette, found solace in her suffering by …

10 Powerful Prayers for Virgin Mary’s Intercession

1. Ave Maria (Hail Mary)<p>Hail Mary, full of grace,<br>the Lord is with you.<br>Blessed are you among women,<br>and blessed is the fruit of your womb, Jesus.<br>Holy …

9 Great Chili Recipes (Perfect for Game Day!)

It’s that time of year again, bone chilling weather and NFL playoffs. The perfect time for steamy hot and hearty chili!Whether you like your chili …

Cooking

What Became of the Magi After Visiting Jesus? Their Amazing Forgotten Story

The magi have a short but memorable place in the Gospel story. After Jesus was born, magi from the east follow a star to Bethlehem, offer the new …

Apologist Warns Catholics About Dangers of ‘Mindfulness’

Interview With Susan Brinkmann About Her New <i>Catholic Guide</i> Courtesy of Susan Brinkmann <b>Susan Brinkmann</b>, once a New Age feminist, is now a Catholic …

Mindfulness

Solemnity of Mary the Mother of God - Jean M. Heimann

Happy New Year to all and a blessed Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God!<p>On this first day of the new year, eight days after the birth of Christ, we …

Was Jesus Really Born on December 25th? Here's the Intriguing Evidence

You’ll often hear people say that Jesus wasn’t born on December 25th, that he was likely actually born in the Spring, and that Christmas is really …

Platinum Blonde Creator L'Oreal Goes Vegan With New Hair Dye

L’Oreal SA, founded more than a century ago by a French chemist who formulated safer, more natural-looking hair dyes, is releasing its first fully …

Hair Care

Twelve Tips for a Holier Advent Season - Jean M. Heimann

The liturgical season of Advent begins on the first Sunday in Advent, opening a new year in our Church’s Calendar. Advent is from the Latin adventus, …

Do You Know How St. Joseph Died? Find Out The Real Truth

His departure is known as the perfect example of a “happy death.”<p>Little is known factually concerning the life of St. Joseph, foster father of Jesus. …