Johann Sebastian Bach once said, “I play the notes as they are written, but it is God who makes the music.”
“The priesthood is the love of the heart of Jesus. When you see a priest, think of our Lord Jesus Christ.” – St. John Vianney
Today's Gift of the Church is what sets the Catholic faith apart from every other religion. Though there is truth in many other religions, only the Catholic Church founded by Jesus Christ himself contains the fullness of it. Though the Church is not perfect, we can trust that Catholicism is the path to eternal life. God leads his Church and will not let her go astray.
Religious brothers and sisters live out their call to consecrated life in gloriously diverse ways. Regardless of their order, apostolate, or mission, they take vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience. Their lives remind us that our true home is in heaven and their sacrifice witnesses to the radical love of Christ. Check out some of our blogs about religious brothers and sisters: