Catholic Culture Moments

Friday: 02/12/21 Pretzels for Lent

A Catholic Culture Moment 

Incorporating pretzels into our Lenten program is a wonderful and appropriate devotion. The pretzel being symbolic of prayer and penance is a... more

Friday: 10/25/19 Praying For the Dead

Have you ever had a non-Catholic ask why Catholics pray for the dead?  Do you know how to answer that question?  Many non-Catholics will take the stance that if you die believing in Jesus Christ... more

Wednesday: 07/17/19 Sacred Music: What Is It and Why Do We Care?

There is no more divisive component of any church than the style of worship that is offered and fostered within the liturgy. There are no more places of misunderstanding and openness to opinion... more

Wednesday: 04/10/19 Good Friday

Immerse into Good Friday

Good Friday, also called Holy Friday or Great Friday, is the most somber day of the entire Church calendar.  On this day many Catholics cover their mirrors... more

Monday: 03/11/19 How Many Days in Lent?

A common question asked is “how many days of Lent are there, really?”
The answer, as in many answers, is it depends. The PERIOD ... more

Tuesday: 10/16/18 Facts to Know About Exorcism

Exorcisms tend to be that hush idea that no one talks about, sort of like that uncle that ran moonshine during prohibition. The fact is, every diocese has an exorcist, there is a school of... more

Tuesday: 10/16/18 What's the Deal with Halloween?

What’s the Deal with Halloween?
Since Halloween is just around the corner, it is important to consider how to celebrate without losing touch with God and the... more

Thursday: 09/06/18 St. Michael Chaplet

Angels are valuable friends to humanity. They are creatures of pure intellect, messengers of God, attendants, and often appear as humans to carry out their missions. Some people have seen their... more

Tuesday: 08/07/18 Mystics

As Catholics we understand we can experience Christ in several ways: through the deposit of faith in the Church, through scripture, through the sacraments, through each other, and through mystics... more

Wednesday: 06/20/18 And the Heavens Were Made

     Throughout the course of the history of Holy Mother Church we have been told that Catholics do not believe in scientific facts or, more recently on our calendar, one cannot believe in God and... more