2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThrough this Act of Reparation, we offer our prayers to make up for our sins and the sins of others who have taken Christ's Name in vain.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZTo paraphrase Mark Twain, the reports of Purgatory's death have been greatly exaggerated. Here's what the Catholic Church teaches about Purgatory.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZIs Annunciation a Holy Day of Obligation? Find out here!
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThe Apostles' Creed is the earliest profession of faith, a brief statement of the fundamental Christian beliefs.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZFind the text of the Our Father or Lord's Prayer, taught by Jesus Christ Himself to His disciples.
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2017-03-13T11:01:54ZFind the text and the biblical source of the Hail Mary, the chief Catholic prayer to Mary, the Mother of God.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThe prayer of Saint Ephrem the Syrian is a common Lenten prayer used by both Eastern Rite Catholics and Eastern Orthodox. Find the text here.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZFind the text of a traditional version of an Act of Charity, also called an Act of Love.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZFind the text of a traditional Act of Faith, a common morning prayer.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZClean Monday is the first day of Great Lent for Eastern Catholics and Eastern Orthodox. Learn more about Clean Monday.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZLearn more about temperance, the fourth cardinal virtue, which is concerned with the control of the desire for pleasure, both physical and spiritual.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThe cardinal virtues are the four principal moral virtues. All other virtues hinge on these four: prudence, justice, fortitude, and temperance.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZHoly Week, the final week before Easter, covers different dates each year. Find Holy Week dates for this year, previous years, and future years.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThe Mass is the central act of worship in the Roman Catholic Church. Learn more about the history and symbolism of the Catholic Mass.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThere are five major types of prayer through which Christians communicate with God and the saints. Learn more about the five types of prayer.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZPrayer is a form of communication, a way of talking to God or to the saints. Learn more about prayer and how to pray.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThe Sacrament of Holy Orders is the continuation of Christ's priesthood. Learn about the history and practice of ordination in the Catholic Church.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThe Sacrament of Confirmation is the perfection of baptism in the Catholic Church. Learn about the history and practice of Catholic Confirmation.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZLearn more about Last Rites, the sacraments and prayers that Catholics receive at the end of their lives.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZMarriage is one of the seven sacraments of the Catholic Church. What are the requirements for having a Catholic wedding?
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZWhy is baptism necessary, and what does it mean to be baptized? Learn about the practice of the Sacrament of Baptism in the Catholic Church.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZWhat is Confession, and why does the Catholic Church teach that Christians must confess their sins to a priest?
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThe date of Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, changes every year. Find the date of Ash Wednesday this year, and in previous and future years.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZEaster is a moveable feast, which means that it falls on a different date each year. Find the date of Easter in this and other years.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZWhat does the Catholic Church teach about the Sacrament of Marriage, and how does the Sacrament of Marriage differ from a natural marriage?
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThe seven sacraments are the life of the Catholic Church and the source of the graces that Christian need to live a Christian life.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZFind the twelve Fruits of the Holy Spirit, works that we can perform only with the aid of the Holy Spirit.
2017-03-13T11:01:54ZThese ten Catholic prayers are essential for children. Find links to all of the prayers, as well as tips on how to help your children learn them.