Monthly Archives: October 2016

What is a saint (and why should we care)?

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 The Inner Voice by Monsignor Ferrarese

Share the post “ The Inner Voice by Monsignor Ferrarese” FacebookTwitterShare…Shares     In the last two essays, I tried to put forth the reasons it is wise to accept Catholic teaching in its total integrity and minimize or eliminate … Continue reading

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Dissent by Monsignor Ferrarese

Share the post “Dissent by Monsignor Ferrarese” FacebookTwitterShare…Shares In my last essay, entitled ‘Cafeteria Catholicism’ I tried to show that one has to accept the whole of the Catholic enterprise for it to make sense to the individual believer. A … Continue reading

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The Our Father in Aramaic

Share the post “The Our Father in Aramaic” FacebookTwitterShare…Shares Here is a link to a video showing the Our Father being chanted in Aramaic during Pope Francis’ visit to the country of Georgia: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xq3UX8yIBZI Aramaic is an ancient family of … Continue reading

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Cafeteria Catholicism by Monsignor Ferrarese

Share the post “Cafeteria Catholicism by Monsignor Ferrarese” FacebookTwitterShare…Shares A few years ago the phrase ‘Cafeteria Catholicism’ became very common. What it means is that there are Catholics who take what they want to accept from the vast array of … Continue reading

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Election by Monsignor Ferrarese

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October, the month of the Rosary

Share the post “October, the month of the Rosary” FacebookTwitterShare…Shares We’ve just started the month of October, the month of the Rosary.  Some of us might remember processions at night through the parish, I remember one that went to St. … Continue reading

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