Monthly Archives: December 2015

Circumcision of our Lord, Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

The Feast of the Circumcision of our Lord and Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God Traditionally, January 1 is the Feast of the Circumcision of our Lord – the Octave Day after the Nativity of our Lord.  The Latin Rite … Continue reading

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Feast of the Holy Innocents

  Tonight we recall the suffering of the Holy Innocents Matthew 2:16-18 December 28 The CathApol Blog is a portal to the forums hosted by A.C.T.S. the American Catholic Truth Society. http://www.americancatholictruthsociety.com

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Confession Explained

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Active Participation

On the Facebook page of Rome Sweet Rome, one of the participants posted the following video: The “active participation” spoken of by Pope St. Pius X (PSPX) was not the same as the “full and conscious” participation encouraged by VCII. … Continue reading

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Making Life Decisions

I know it’s still Christmas – but I was moved to present this teaching from the Baltimore Catechism… When we are faced with life decisions, how should we approach them?  The Baltimore Catechism, while being very basic in approach can … Continue reading

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Christmas Has Begun!

Advent is over and the Season of the Christ Mass is upon us!  Don’t go tearing down your tree, ornaments and lights just yet!  Christmas has JUST BEGUN!  Traditionally Christmas lasts until at least Epiphany, January 6th, which is the … Continue reading

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December 23 – O Antiphon – O Emmanuel

December 23 – The Final Day of the O AntiphonsThe wait is nearly over!  Advent is drawing to a close and tomorrow is the eve of the Christ Mass, or was we more commonly call it, “Christmas.”Pray with your family:  … Continue reading

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