Category Archives: Elements of Faith

Our Lady of the Rosary

Thursday, Oct. 7,  is the Feast of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary. In honor of the story, I’d like to point you to a post that I did a couple of years ago that explains the origins of the … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Thursday, July 16, is the Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.  Our Lady Queen of All Saints is celebrating the Feast during 5:30 pm Mass.  The Mass is also part of the novena of Masses held to celebrate the … Continue reading

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“The New Catholic Manliness” at Sancte Pater blog

I just read a great article that I have to share with you. The article, “The New Catholic Manliness“, can be found at a wonderful blog, Sancte Pater. The article explores the idea that not too long ago, the Church … Continue reading

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Memorial of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Just one day after the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the Church celebrates the love and devotion to Him modeled by His mother (and ours).  Today is the Memorial of the Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary. … Continue reading

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Another Ville Platte Catholic Blogger

    It is my pleasure to recommend a great new blog for your consumption:  An Intolerable Compliment.  (I’ve added the blog to my BlogRoll; look at the sidebar on the right for more great blogs.) The blog is run … Continue reading

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Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

 Tomorrow is the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.  This has become a very important day of prayer in the Church, and I’d like to provide a little background information about it for three important reasons: It is a … Continue reading

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The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

Today (Sunday, June 14), the Catholic Church in America will celebrate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (commonly known as Corpus Christi).    In fact, the Solemnity is on the Church’s calendar to be celebrated on … Continue reading

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