On the Octave Day of Christmas, we celebrate Our Lady’s divine maternity with a feast simply known today as the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God.
Author Archives: Nicholas LaBanca
When talking with friends and acquaintances today, it’s rare to meet anyone who actually despises and hates religion.
Recently, bishops, priests, and laity alike celebrated an important anniversary. On October 11, the Church commemorated the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Catechism of the Catholic Church’s (CCC) promulgation
Once we go down that path of “not having to follow the rules” … We become complacent by simply “following our hearts” and risk seriously damaging our relationship with God.
In a world that has made the word “freedom” synonymous with “I can do whatever I want as long as I’m not ‘hurting’ anyone,” the question of why we need rules in society, and why we should keep them, often comes up in daily life.
The Magisterium is not superior to the Word of God, but is its servant. It teaches only what has been handed on to it. At the divine command and with the help of the Holy Spirit …