Catholic Classroom: Why do we pray for the dead?
Question: Why do Catholics pray for the dead?

Question: What do we do at Mass?

Question: Why do Catholics make the sign of the cross?

Making the sign of the cross is very familiar to Catholics. It is one of the first things we learn about the faith. But what does it really mean to make the sign of the cross? Where does this practice come from?

Question: What are the different ways of praying?

It’s hard to believe that Lent is already more than halfway over—but Palm Sunday is only a week and a half away. At this point, we’ve had the respite of both the Annunciation and Laetare Sunday. Now, we’re in the home stretch as we look ahead to Holy Week. So, how has your Lent been going?

Novena Day 9: Put Jesus first, for He is our only hope

Novena Day 8: Let your light shine