Monthly Archives: November 2015

The top 3 Catholic Books for Young Adults


Here is our pick for the top 3 Catholic Books for Young Adults. [easyazon_link identifier=”0819870811″ locale=”US”]Saints for Young Readers for Every day, Vol 1: January-June[/easyazon_link] Saints for young readers tells about the life of a saint whose feast day it is that day. The stories are enjoyable and about a variety of saints. As the

Why do Catholics pray to Mary?


One of the most questioned practices of the Catholic Church is “Why Do You Guys Pray To Mary?” Most branches of Christianity do not see that praying to Mary, the Mother of Jesus, as a valid form of prayer because it is not directed to God himself. However, it is not simply on a whim

Catholic are not Christians, or are they?


The Christian faith is the largest system of belief across the world, but it is also the most fractured. With so many groups that claim to follow Jesus Christ, the idea of doctrine has lead to who can validly claim the title of Christian. Even the Roman Catholic Church is under such scrutiny. Is this

Why was it a big deal that JFK was a Catholic?


It was a big deal that John F. Kennedy was a Catholic when he was elected president of the USA, because of many reasons. JFK is the first Catholic president, and there have been some fears that he would take orders from the Pope. It is very likely that a Catholic president hadn’t been chosen

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I was born and raised Catholic. I created this blog to explain the Christian Faith through modern terms, along with telling my experiences.