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What's the difference between Halloween, All Saints, All Souls, Day of the Dead?

Last edited 30th October 2016

The Days of the Dead are approaching. But do you really know what they are? Everyone knows the secular holiday of Halloween, which happens this year on Monday night, Oct. 31.

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Is Halloween Catholic? A Guide to Reclaiming the Holiness of this Celebration

Last edited 26th October 2016

This is the time of year when many Catholics ask themselves if it is ok to celebrate Halloween. Today we offer a few insights and resources to help you decide on how you will participate in the cultural festivities, as well as remember to keep All Saints Day holy.

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Wisdom from Mother Teresa: Community

Last edited 10th November 2016

Mother Teresa is well-known around the world for being a symbol of love and compassion. She was known as a woman who gave her life in service to the poor and has inspired many to follow on that same path.

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Vatican Explains Why the Church Does not Support the Scattering of Ashes

Last edited 25th October 2016

The deceased are not only the exclusive property of their family, but rather of the whole Church. The Vatican restated this, saying that in the case of incineration, it is best to place the ashes in a cemetery and not in a particular house.

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Archbishop Gomez: It's Time to End the Death Penalty

Last edited 25th September 2016

Californians should vote for Proposition 62, a ballot measure to end the death penalty, the Archbishop of Los Angeles has said in a reflection on justice, Catholic teaching and American society.

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Should Christians Watch Horror Movies?: Fr Rob Galea

Last edited 12th September 2016

In this Video Fr. Rob Galea talks about whether Christians should watch scary or horror movies.

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Gossip: Fr Rob Galea

Last edited 5th September 2016

In this Video Fr. Rob Galea talks about the dangers of gossip.

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You’re Probably Not Called to be Catholic Famous

Last edited 29th August 2016

"Oh my gosh! Amy one day you're going to be leading worship at a Steubenville conference."

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Body Shapes: What's in a Name?

Last edited 19th August 2016

Do you like being called a ‘pear’? How about ‘goblet’? Or, drumroll…a ‘brick’? Well, according to a quick Google search on body shapes, you might be one of these inspiring options.

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Faith, Hope and Charity Graze, Keep Grounds of Church Cemetery Tidy

Last edited 18th August 2016

For the third straight year, a historic New York City church has imported three sheep from an upstate New York farm to serve as organic lawn mowers in its two-century-old cemetery.

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