Children in a concentration camp
08/13/2018
Question: How Did the Church Respond to the Holocaust?

Catholic Classroom: What is the brown scapular?
07/16/2018
Question: What is the brown scapular and why do we wear it?

Catholic Classroom: Why do churches face east?
07/2/2018
Question: Why do churches face east?

The next time you go to church, bring a compass with you. Chances are you will find that the church is built facing the east. This is no coincidence. Though it has not been possible on every occasion, many Catholic churches have been built to face the east.

Catholic Classroom: What is Opus Dei?
06/25/2018
Question: What is Opus Dei?

On Tuesday, the Church celebrates the Memorial of Saint Josemaría Escrivá, a faithful Spanish priest who founded Opus Dei in 1928.

Catholic Classroom: How is the pope chosen?
06/18/2018
Question: How is the pope chosen?

Catholic Classroom: What is meant by the perpetual virginity of Mary?
05/7/2018
Question: What is meant by the perpetual virginity of Mary?

Catholic Classroom: How long does the Easter season last?
04/30/2018
Question: How long does the Easter season last?

Catholic Classroom: What is the significance of the Paschal candle?
04/16/2018
Question: What is the significance of the Paschal candle?

Catholic Classroom: What does Passover tell us about Easter?
04/2/2018
Question: What does Passover tell us about Easter?

We know from the Bible that there is a temporal connection between Passover and Easter—Jesus’ Passion takes place right after he eats the Passover meal with his disciples. But this timing is more than just a coincidence. Jesus’ Passion, death, and resurrection is actually the fulfillment of the Passover.

Catholic Classroom: Is St. Joseph Jesus' father?
03/19/2018
Question: Is St. Joseph Jesus’ father?

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