Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time
First reading: Dt 18:15-20
Second reading: 1 Cor 7:32-35
Gospel: Mk 1:21-28
To help parishes, groups, individuals and families better prepare for the World Meeting of Families, Vatican organizers are releasing a multimedia series of catechetical materials in five languages online.
The sacrament of confirmation is perhaps the most mysterious of all the sacraments. Many Christians find it difficult to understand what benefit it brings. Isn’t the Holy Spirit received at baptism?
Father Kenneth Doyle answers questions from readers about returning to the church and fasting on St. Patrick’s Day.
1815-1888 Feast Date: January 31 Born to a poor family in Italy, this patron saint of editors and laborers is considered one of the great social […]
1567 – 1622 FEAST January 24 Born in the Duchy of Savoy (now France), Francis studied at Annecy, Paris and Padua, and was ordained in 1593. […]
Third Sunday in Ordinary Time
First reading: Jon 3:1-5, 10
Second reading: 1 Cor 7:29-31
Gospel: Mk 1:14-20
Q. A marriage took place in a Catholic church. The groom had not been baptized, and the couple later divorced. Now this same woman is planning […]