by Jay Fadden

by Jay Fadden

How to Encourage Loved Ones to Come Back to the Church

How to Come Back to the Church

Question: What are the different ways of praying?
Question: What is the difference between religious orders?
Question: What does the Church say about immigration?

Question: What is meant by apostolic succession?

Our Catholic faith is understood through two major building blocks: Scripture and Tradition. When Christ established the Church, He gave us these beautiful gifts so that we might grow ever closer to God and spread the Gospel to the whole world. He also gave us an additional gift that is a stark reminder of the fact that the Church is both living and trustworthy: apostolic succession.

Question: What is the difference between a diocesan priest and a priest in a religious order?

by Bishop Robert Reed
A homily for the 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

I can clearly remember a time when the highlight of my summer was a trip to Canobie Lake Park. I only got to go once a year, and I thought about it often, it got me though the last weeks of the school year. In days just before the trip, I could barely think of anything else. And as we rounded the corner and the old wooden roller coaster came into view, I was in Heaven!