To clarify the subject, Catholics do not believe in either faith alone, nor works alone. We are saved by sanctifying Grace, through works. Now you might ask, where is faith is all of that, because you do need faith in … Continue reading Works, or Faith Alone? A Catholic Response
I am sharing an excellent article which provides clarification on Amoris Lætitia, from the Archdiocese of Vancouver, Canada. The clarification goes to the point, it’s brief, and it leads the people towards what they have to hear, and that with love … Continue reading Amoris Lætitia : Marriage, Divorce, and Holy Communion…
The Blessed Virgin of Mount Carmel has promised to save those who wear the scapular from the fires of hell; She will also shorten their stay in purgatory if they should pass from this world still owing some debt of punishment. … Continue reading Our Lady of Mount Carmel and the Brown Scapular
NFP is to be used so that the love, trust, and respect between a man and a woman flourishes… and the best way to grasp this love is to look at a newborn child. A new and beautiful human being, created in the image and likeness of God, through and with love. Man and women are made in the image and likeness of God. So how exactly is this fulfilled? Continue reading Can Natural Family Planning be Misused?
A saint I very much admire and who’s been helping me lately is saint Giuseppe da Copertino, born in 1603, who became a very poor and humble Franciscan priest in Italy. He is the Patron Saint of test taking, students, aviators, … Continue reading Saint Joseph of Cupertino
Probably one of my favourite book of the Bible is John 6. I love it because it is so explicit about the Eucharist being the Flesh and Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ. If you have questions about the Real Presence … Continue reading Bible Study on John 6 : Why the Eucharist is Biblical
This small book is very easy to read, yet it is packed with helpful information. I found it most interesting, and I was able to change and view things in my life under a different eye. Father Jacques Philippe goes to … Continue reading Searching for and Maintaining Peace : A Wonderful Book
Many ask, “When I read the Scriptures, should I view them literally, or symbolically?” This is a hard question! Jesus at times seems to talk in a symbolic way, other times, He spoke in a literal way, sometimes He spoke as … Continue reading Are the Scriptures Literal or Symbolic?
For those who are not familiar with the chirstmas song, don’t listen to it, and for those who do listen to it and enjoy it. Please. Stop. I’ll say it right away, that song is very unscriptural and it is … Continue reading Debunking Heresies : Mary Did Know
For Christmas I received two new books! One is the Ignatius Catholic Study Bible New Testament, I will be using it quite a lot. The commentaries by Dr Scott Hahn are deep and detailed, and I was up two hours … Continue reading Christmas Books!
If you had to die now, where would you go? If Joe is a good guy, will he get to heaven? I bet you have often hear people say “Oh, Joe whatever, he’s not a Christian, he’s not Catholic, but … Continue reading Can You Get in Heaven by Being a Good Person?
And the earth was void and empty, and darkness was upon the face of the deep; and the spirit of God moved over the waters. Genesis 1:2 Here are a few of my thoughts and findings about Genesis 1:1-5. I … Continue reading Bible Study on the First Day of Creation