"It is a mistake to apply American democratic procedures to the faith and the truth. You cannot take a vote on the truth. The value of democracy stands or falls with the values which it embodies and promotes."

Blessed Pope John Paul II

“Child, to say the very thing you really mean, the whole of it, nothing more or less or other than what you really mean; that’s the whole art and joy of words.” 
― C.S. Lewis, Till We Have Faces

Please say a prayer

for a friend’s niece, Becca who is 17 months old and swallowed half a bottle of anti-depressants.

An Urgent Lenten Appeal for Malcolm

Catholicism is Truth.

"Thoughtful men, with hearts craving the truth, have come to seek in the Catholic Church the road which leads with surety to eternal life. They have understood that they could not cleave to Jesus Christ as the Head of the Church if they did not belong to the Body of Jesus Christ which is the Church. Nor could they ever hope to possess in all its purity the faith of Jesus Christ if they were to reject its legitimate teaching authority entrusted to Peter and his successors."

-Pope Leo XIII

Dear Followers,

Please please please please storm Heaven with prayers for a special intention. Thank you. God Bless.

(via catholicknight)

Journey to Truth: 12 reasons to enjoy being Catholic!

journeytotruth:

I saw this and had to post it!

Catholics have an array of heroes and heroines to follow going all the way back to the Early Church Fathers who lived from 33AD to 800AD. All one has to do is read what they taught and preached to find out…. IT WAS CATHOLIC!

Here are their 12 reasons, to read…

My soul magnifies the Lord.: One Hundred Fifty Reasons I'm Catholic

dennisjoealoy:

And You Should Be Too!

by Dave Armstrong

1. Best One-Sentence Summary: I am convinced that the Catholic Church conforms much more closely to all of the biblical data, offers the only coherent view of the history of Christianity (i.e., Christian, apostolic Tradition), and…

(Source: ourcatholicfaith.org, via hreinleiki-deactivated20121123)

I just had a thought

bannerofthecross:

When people are scared or are trying to protect themselves, often times they go into the fetal position. That’s because it is the first positions we as humans are in and because in the womb we felt safe. So now when we go into the fetal position, we hope for that same safety we felt as humans in the womb.

My brothers and sisters…the womb is no longer safe. Pray for the right of the unborn and for an end to all abortion.