In the midst of the tumultuous 4th century, God raised up a smart and holy priest from the church of Alexandria, Athanasius. Near the beginning of his long career of defending the orthodoxy of the Church, he wrote a little book, On the Incarnation, vigorously defending the core truths of the Gospel: the divinity of Christ, the humanity of Christ, the logic of the cross, the historicity of the resurrection, etc.
Of the 3 major monotheistic faiths of the world - Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, only Christians consume pork, while the others consider it "unclean" or "haram"
A complete guide with easy to follow videos and diagrams showing how to make a Palm Cross
Scholars have long disputed where to place Eden on a map of today, but the Book of Genesis gives some clues.
If you've ever looked at a Crucifix, you most likely noticed the four letters "INRI" inscribed atop the cross. Why is it there and what does it mean?
We owe, in large part, the preservation of this Gregorian Chant to the monks of Solesmes Abbey.
The life of the first African-American Catholic Priest in America, Fr. Augustus Tolton, is an amazing story that reflects the pain, struggles, determination, and heroic triumph of so many African-Americans.
Who set the Calendar? Why is New Year's Day on January 1? Why are there leaps years? Where does April Fool's Day come from? Thank the Catholic Church and Pope Gregory XIII's Papal Bull "Inter Gravissimas".
During World War II, after the Allied forces invaded Italy, Adolf Hitler plotted a secret plan to kidnap Venerable Pope Pius XII.
On October 13th, 1884, 33 years before the Miracle of the Sun in Fatima, Pope Leo XIII had a terrifying vision of the future of the Church. With a handful of cardinals and Vatican staff members in attendance, Pope Leo XIII had...