Today is the feast day of the great saint, St. Ignatius of Loyola. St. Ignatius of Loyola lived a life that reminds me of one of life’s great lessons, God’s plans for you are greater than your plans for you.
Archives for July 2012
What is one of the oldest English Catholic Bibles still in wide circulation today? The Douay-Rheims Bible Translation.
Getting babies a gift has to be one of the hardest things to do. Babies can’t articulate what they like or want, and they can’t really appreciate a great gift very well.
Throughout life we are filled with moments which challenge us. Moments in which we are challenged by grief, challenged by lack of faith, and challenged by lack of inspiration.
The Sacrament of Reconciliation is probably one of the misunderstood Sacraments of the Roman Catholic Church. Living in the Bible Belt, I cannot tell you how many times I have had people ask questions about the Sacrament which implied a misunderstanding.
What Catholic Bible translation originated as a Protestant Bible? The Revised Standard Version or RSV. If you have never heard of the Revised Standard Version, then you might know the Catholic Edition of this Bible as the Ignatius Bible (RSV is known as the Ignatius Bible because it is published by Ignatius Press).
This article was written by Cheryl Hadley, a Secular Carmelite living in North Carolina. As someone very familiar with Our Lady of Mt. Carmel and Carmelite spirituality, we’ve asked Cheryl to to share her wisdom and insight with our readers. On July 16, the Church celebrates the feast day of Mary, Mother of God […]
According to happycatholic.org, what is “like having faithful Catholic experts and scholars sitting next to me to shed light on Holy Scripture?” The Navarre Bible!
Tomorrow is the feast day of one of the most influential saints of the West, St. Benedict of Nursia. This blog is meant to not only honor St. Benedict, but also explain and honor the famous and powerful St. Benedict medal.
No, I don’t have statistics from a focus group to support this claim! : ) However, I do remember what it’s like being a kid on summer break with not much to do at home to make the hours, days, and weeks go by. There comes a point during the summer (usually not long after […]