11/26/2018
Question: What is the Miraculous Medal?

This week, we celebrate the feast of St. Catherine Labouré. If you’ve never heard of her, there’s a good chance you have heard of something that is very close to her heart: the Medal of the Immaculate Conception, more commonly known as the Miraculous Medal.

The Annunciation
08/10/2018

When I was praying the Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary recently, I realized an ugly truth about myself: if I were in Mary’s shoes, I would have a difficult time seeing the events in the mysteries as joyful. In fact, I imagined myself complaining about them and using each of the events as a reason to feel sorry for myself. This idea took over my meditation, and I began to see each mystery primarily in terms of the sorrow it caused for Mary.

Catholic Classroom: What is the brown scapular?
07/16/2018
Question: What is the brown scapular and why do we wear it?

Catholic Classroom: Why is Mary the Mother of the Church?
05/21/2018
Question: Why is Mary the Mother of the Church?

Catholic Classroom: Why Do All the Marian Apparitions Look Different?
05/14/2018
Question: Why Do All the Marian Apparitions Look Different?

Catholic Classroom: What is meant by the perpetual virginity of Mary?
05/7/2018
Question: What is meant by the perpetual virginity of Mary?

Why are we celebrating the Annunciation today?
04/9/2018
Question: Why are we celebrating the Annunciation of the Lord today?

Mary, the Theotokos, with the child Jesus | Text: What does it mean that Mary is the Mother of God?
01/1/2018
Question: What does it mean for Mary to be the Mother of God?

Nativity scene with Mary and Jesus | Text: What really happened at Jesus' birth? (Catholic Classroom)
12/22/2017
Question: What really happened at Jesus' birth?

You may be able to rattle off the basic story of Jesus’ conception and birth, but have you ever wondered how much of that story is from Scripture, and how much was added in after?

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