Sacrament Saturday: Confession 101

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We are back with another Sacrament Saturday! Confession (or Penance, or Reconciliation) is normally the second Sacrament that a Christian receives while progressing through their faith. Confession is also one of the least used Sacraments, which is a shame. Confession is a key aspect in our lives, even outside of Church. If we harm someone, or treat someone poorly, it …

No Greater Love

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Fr Rob Galea is the Assistant Pastor at St Brendan’s Shepparton, Australia, after beginning seminary formation in Malta in 2003, his home country. He is an internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter as well as a great motivational speaker. Fr Rob’s passion is to draw others to the heart of God. He believes that music is an important way to help people understand the need for intimacy …

Sacrament Saturday: Baptism 101

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For the first feature on this site, we are going to do a “Sacrament Saturday.” Every Saturday, we will post a new video on the Sacraments of the Church. Busted Halo has made some great videos explaining all of the sacraments of the Church. So we will start with the Sacrament everyone starts with; Baptism! For some extra reading, we …

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The Feast of Corpus Christi

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This Sunday marks the Feast of Corpus Christi – the Body of Christ. In the Catholic Church, we have many feast days. Christmas, Easter, Pentecost…but what is it about this day, that makes it so special? History The beginnings of the Feast of Corpus Christi date all the way back to 1246, in Belgium. A woman, St. Juliana of Mont …

The Third Way: Homosexuality and the Catholic Church

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This is an amazing video that talks about a particularly hard subject to talk about in the Catholic Church; homosexuality. In this video, some leading voices in Catholic Theology in Sexuality, Theology of the Body (TOB), and Chastity discuss homosexuality from a Catholic perspective of love. People who have same sex attraction also explain how they feel, how they have …