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Miraculous Novena of Grace to St. Francis Xavier

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This Miraculous Novena of Grace was revealed by St. Francis Xavier, the cofounder of the Jesuits.



Praying With the Advent Wreath: The Prayer for...

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In the Second Week of Advent, we ask Christ to move us to action, so that we can prepare ourselves for His coming at Christmas.



Is Immaculate Conception a Holy Day of...

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary a Holy Day of Obligation? Find out here!



When Is Saint Nicholas Day This Year?

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Find the date and day of the week for Saint Nicholas Day for this year, previous years, and future years.



Scripture Reading for Ash Wednesday

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

In this reading from the Prophet Isaiah, the Lord explains that fasting that does not lead to works of charity does us no good.



Scripture Reading for the Second Sunday of Advent

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

In this reading from the book of Isaiah, the Lord calls on the inhabitants of Jerusalem to mourn for their past sins, yet they continue to celebrate.



Sorrowful Mother Novena (For the Gifts of the...

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

A meditation on the role that Mary played in our salvation and a plea for her intercession so that we may follow her example in following Christ her Son.



Is Ascension a Holy Day of Obligation?

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Is the Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord a Holy Day of Obligation in the Catholic Church? The answer may be more complicated than you think.



Why Does the Catholic Church Have So Many...

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

If Christ is the head of the church and he came to free people from bondage to the law, then why are there so many man-made rules in the Catholic Church?



What Is the Church?

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

How does Catholic doctrine view the nature of the Church and the status of those churches not in full communion with the Catholic Church? Find the answer here.



What Is the Origin of the Term Good Friday?

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Since Good Friday is the day on which Jesus Christ was crucified, why is it called Good Friday?



What Does the Immaculate Conception Really Mean?

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

The Immaculate Conception of Mary is the belief that the Blessed Virgin Mary was conceived without Original Sin. Learn more about this ancient belief.



Knowledge: A Gift of the Holy Spirit

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Learn more about knowledge, a gift of the Holy Spirit, which gives us the ability to judge all things according to the truth of faith.



Christmas Messages From Scott P. Richert

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Read the annual Christmas messages and meditations from Scott P. Richert, the Catholicism Expert at About Catholicism.



When Is Immaculate Conception 2016?

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

The Feast of the Immaculate Conception celebrates God's preservation of the Blessed Virgin Mary from the stain of original sin. Find the date of Immaculate Conception 2016.



Learn About the Anti-Catholic Origins of the...

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Learn more about Jack Chick, the anti-Catholic author who has waged a war against Halloween and the Catholic Church for 30 years.



A Prayer to Saint Nicholas for a Special Request

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In this prayer to Saint Nicholas of Myra, we ask Saint Nicholas to intercede for us and for all who need his help.



The Feast of the Immaculate Conception

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

The Immaculate Conception is the subject of many misconceptions. Learn more about the feast and the dogma of the Immaculate Conception.



Do Catholics Have to Attend Mass on January 1?

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Is January 1, the Feast of Mary, Mother of God, a Holy Day of Obligation? Find out here!



What Is the Sacrament of Baptism?

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Why is baptism necessary, and what does it mean to be baptized? Learn about the practice of the Sacrament of Baptism in the Catholic Church.



A Prayer for Government by Archbishop John...

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

This prayer, written by Archbishop John Carroll in 1791, is good to pray on national holidays, such as Independence Day and Thanksgiving.



Fear of the Lord: A Gift of the Holy Spirit

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Learn more about the fear of the Lord, the last gift of the Holy Spirit, which is the confirmation of the virtue of hope.



A Prayer of Intercession to the Immaculate...

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

This long and very beautiful prayer of intercession to the Immaculate Heart of Mary reminds us of the Blessed Virgin's complete submission to the will of God. In uniting ourselves with Mary, we draw closer to Christ, because no other human has been closer to Christ than His mother.



Natural Family Planning: A Personal Perspective

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

How did a couple who wanted to have three children end up with eight? The answer is NFP—but not in the way you might think.



How Could Someone Be Born Without Original Sin?

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Catholics believe that three people were born without Original Sin. Who were they, and why do Catholics believe each was born without Original Sin?



What Are Holy Days of Obligation in the...

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Find everything you need to know about Holy Days of Obligation in the Catholic Church, the most important feasts in the Christian calendar.



A Novena for the Presentation of the Blessed...

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

This Novena for the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary reminds us that Mary is the new Temple, in whom God has come to dwell.



Scripture Readings for the First Week of Advent

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Scripture readings for each day of the First Week of Advent, along with a brief commentary on each reading.



What Is the Cardinal Virtue of Temperance?

2016-12-05T11:02:11Z

Learn more about temperance, the fourth cardinal virtue, which is concerned with the control of the desire for pleasure, both physical and spiritual.