“A joy ever new, a joy which is shared.” - JWC
“The work of the Holy Spirit within the Christian community forms the person as a disciple of Christ.” - DCW
“Spouses not only receive the love of Christ and become a saved community, but they are also called upon to communicate Christ's love to their brethren.” - DCW
“The public profession of one's faith through active participation in prayer, the sacraments, and especially Sunday Mass contributes to the sanctification of the world.” - DCW
“Catechists are entrusted with teaching the faith, overseeing sacramental preparation, supporting the formation of consciences, and developing a love of prayer.” - DCW
“The parish is typically the first contact that returning Catholics have with the institutional Church.” - DCW
Psalm 127 reminds us to reflect on the type of work we do and why.
I wore a scapular when I was a child, back in the ’60s, just as the Council was unfolding. Indeed, I took it seriously: It was a sign of my commitment to Christ, a reminder to me of my own faith as I went about my daily tasks.
The historical Saint Nicholas of Myra is a far cry from Santa Claus. But who was this beloved man of God? By John Feister
Does God alone save us or is there some work for us to do? Catholics and Lutherans hae finally agreed on this issue that sparked the Reformation.