From South Coast Today:
A little church in a small town, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church was facing tough times. The congregation was dwindling, and Mass attendance was at an all-time low. The empty confessional was collecting dust, and donations were dismal.
But then the unthinkable happened.
Today, St. Francis Xavier is one of the most vibrant parishes in the diocese with standing-room only M... More
I realize we’ve been enmeshed in heavy topics recently. I think it’s time for a break:
Ph/t: Aggie Catholics
I’m proud to offer my full support to George Weigel’s recommendation that we reclaim the Church’s “Countercultural Time” as a way to promote universal holiness in America, specifically by reclaiming traditional feasts and solemnities as days Catholics are required to attend Mass:
Let me suggest one specific, concrete way that Catholicism in America can begin to mount... More
The translations they are a-changing!
Louie Verrechio is publishing a multi-part series of articles explaining the new translation of the Roman Missal into English over at the Catholic News Agency.
I’m curious to find out – right now, based on what you know – what do you think about the new translation?
What do you think about the new translation of the Roman Missal?Market Res... More