It occurred to me at Mass this last week that the true sacrifice of the Eucharist not only occurs metaphysically on the alter but also with ourselves. I found myself as always praying with the Priest the Eucharist prayer but thinking of words to describe my own being. Here is the sacrifice of self I [...]
I have been asked many times where the actual words to the Litrugy (aka Mass) come from. They seem so foreign at times to those looking in. I found this online and love the fact that with every line of the prayer they put the scripture. Pretty nifty! Enjoy!
● Originally compiled by Phat Mass [...]
Splish Splash I was taking a dip in the Jordan
After speaking with my fellow Brothers and Sisters in Christ who are non-Catholics, I began to realize that what they equated to Baptism was in fact we called Confirmation. Let me walk through what we consider Confirmation for those who don’t know:
It has been [...]
Sola Scriptura…THATS UNBIBLICAL!
Brothers and Sisters I wanted to talk today about Sola Scriptura. The term is Latin for Scripture Alone. Many of my Protestant Brothers and Sisters site this as all we need for guidance in our faith. I always hear “The Bible is the only thing I read and need.” As a Theologian [...]
Vicar of Christ, Pope, that whole Apostolic tradition line in the Creed, Papa, Line of Peter, Bishop of Rome, St. Peter’s Key Keeper
No matter what you call him, the Pope is one of the most visible religious figures in the world. sometimes we forget the age of the Church and how far back this [...]
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