Faith & Life

THE FOUNDATIONAL FAMILIAL MODEL

Catholicism tells us family life is important for many reasons. One is that, potentially, it offers us the sacramental image…

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KEEPING KIDS CONNECTED

As Catholics, our participation in the sacraments connects us deeply with God. The Baltimore Catechism defines the sacraments as the…

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BECOMING CATHOLIC

Looking back on my Catholic education, my feelings are different than you might expect; certainly they diverge from the opinions…

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CATHOLICS ON ICE

Catholic Night at the Honda Center on Friday, March 22, features the Anaheim Ducks battling the San Jose Sharks, followed by…

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FAITH FOR THE FUTURE

Businesses implement five-year plans to reach organizational priorities. Families, couples and individuals adopt five-year planning to help them buy a…

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WHAT’S IN A NAME?

While each parish approaches the sacrament of Confirmation differently, a current trend acknowledges recent Church documents in which Confirmation is…

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I FIRMLY RESOLVE…

The tradition of making New Year’s resolutions began during the reign of Caesar, when the calendar was adjusted so that…

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INCLUSION IN COMMUNION

“Celiac disease is a serious autoimmune disorder that can occur in genetically predisposed people where the ingestion of gluten leads…

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CATHOLIC NATIVITY TRADITIONS

Many centuries ago, St. Francis of Assisi was the first to make a Christmas creche, or manger, displaying figures depicting…