Catechism of The Catholic Church #1853

Catechism of the Catholic Church

1853 Sins can be distinguished according to their objects, as can every human act; or according to the virtues they oppose, by excess or defect; or according to the commandments they violate. They can also be classed according to whether they concern God, neighbor, or oneself; they can be ...

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Prayer Petitions For May 29, 2013

Daily Petitions

Please feel free to leave your Prayer petitions and know that members of this online Catholic community will pray for your intentions. Also, please remember to pray for the intentions of others, the forgotten holy souls in purgatory, and for the Holy Father’s Intentions! LORD, hear our Prayers!

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St. Bernard of Montjoux

St. Bernard of Montjoux

St. Bernard of Montjoux was probably born in Italy. He became a priest, was made Vicar General of Aosta, and spent more than four decades doing missionary work in the Alps. He built schools and churches in the diocese but is especially remembered for two Alpine hospices he built to aid lost ...

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Mass Readings For May 28, 2013

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Sirach 35:1-12 Psalm 50:5-8, 14, 23 Mark 10:28-31 Sirach 35: 1 – 12 1 He who keeps the law makes many offerings; he who heeds the commandments sacrifices a peace offering. 2 He who returns a kindness offers fine flour, and he who gives alms sacrifices a thank offering. 3 To keep from ...

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No Apologies #83: Jehovah’s Witnesses and the Trinity (Part IV)

Fra. Joseph Mary, F.I.

In this final look at the Jehovah’s Witnesses booklet “Should You Believe in the Trinity” we continue to look at Scripture to see the error of their belief. Ave Maria! Ave Maria!

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #77

Catechism of the Catholic Church

77 “In order that the full and living Gospel might always be preserved in the Church the apostles left bishops as their successors. They gave them their own position of teaching authority.” Indeed, “the apostolic preaching, which is expressed in a special way in the inspired ...

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Prayer Petitions For May 28, 2013

Daily Petitions

Please feel free to leave your Prayer petitions and know that members of this online Catholic community will pray for your intentions. Also, please remember to pray for the intentions of others, the forgotten holy souls in purgatory, and for the Holy Father’s Intentions! LORD, hear our Prayers!

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Prayer For Fallen Soldiers

Fallen Soldier

Dear Lord Jesus and Mary, Mother of God, Hold all these brave souls in the palm of your hand, comfort them and their families. Send angels of protection, love, and comfort to all the service men and women still at war, bring them home safely and comfort their families. We ask all our prayers ...

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St. Augustine of Canterbury

St. Augustine of Canterbury

In the year 596, some 40 monks set out from Rome to evangelize the Anglo-Saxons in England. Leading the group was Augustine, the prior of their monastery in Rome. Hardly had he and his men reached Gaul (France) when they heard stories of the ferocity of the Anglo-Saxons and of the treacherous ...

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Mass Readings For May 27, 2013

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Sirach 17:20-24 Psalm 32:1-2, 5-7 Mark 10:17-27 Sirach 17: 20 – 24 20 Their iniquities are not hidden from him, and all their sins are before the Lord. 22 A man’s almsgiving is like a signet with the Lord and he will keep a person’s kindness like the apple of his eye. 23 ...

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