7 Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (July 28, 2015)

1. Your tender love for the Mother of the Good Shepherd will help you be faithful. She will help you have a pure heart like her Son.— Cardinal Seán (@CardinalSean) July 28, 20152. Homily notes from Fr. Roger Landry today:Jesus seeks to plant us as children of the kingdom in the … [Read More...]


Planned Parenthood, Motherhood, the Rosary, & Redemption

Over one National Review's website, I’ve interviewed Ramona Treviño, author of a book on her time working for Planned Parenthood, Redeemed by Grace, published by Ignatius Press. I asked her a few more questions than I included over on NR, which you can read below.Q: However did you hear Jesus sa … [Read More...]


7 Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today

1. They call the Liturgy of the Hours the prayer of the Church. I sometimes wish we could all spend morning and evening moments truly together in prayer -- Christians wherever we found ourselves. With the kind of reflections it provides -- Saint Caesarius of Arles today is a prime example -- day … [Read More...]


Don’t Let Friday Pass You By without Praying! 10 Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today.

1. Friends posted this on Facebook:Here in Lafayette and Acadiana we have adoration chapels everywhere. Rather than bringing our heavy hearts to the TV screen let's bring them to the One who can heal! #prayersforlafayette2. What Do You Do When Prayer is Dry or Feels Pointless?3. … [Read More...]


Do You Know What the Church Says to Women Who Have Had Abortions?

Here’s Saint John Paul II:I would now like to say a special word to women who have had an abortion. The Church is aware of the many factors which may have influenced your decision, and she does not doubt that in many cases it was a painful and even shattering decision. The wound in your h … [Read More...]


14 Things about St. Bridget of Sweden that Caught My Eye Today (July 23)

1. This is in the Liturgy of the Hours for those who want to celebrate and learn from and ask for the intercession of Saint Bridget of Sweden on her feast day today: Blessed are you, my Lord Jesus Christ. You foretold your death and at the Last Supper you marvelously consecrated bread which became … [Read More...]


10 Things B16 Said about Saint Bridget

July 23 is the feast day of Saint Bridget of Sweden. Pope Benedict XVI talked about her during a Wednesday audience in 2010.1. She and her husband raised a saint (Catherine).2. She and her husband, Ulf, show how “Christian spouses can make a journey of holiness sustained by the grace of the … [Read More...]


15 Things that Caught My Eye about Saint Philip Neri on the 500th Anniversary of His Birth

1. On this 500th anniversary of his birth, may the sons of the great Saint Philip Neri continue to grow in number and joy in the Lord.— Fr James Bradley (@FrJamesBradley) July 21, 20152. He’s still bringing people together in prayer.3. The 500th Anniversary of the Birth of St. P … [Read More...]


12 Mary Magdalene Things that Caught My Eye Today

Today is her feast day.1. “love, and love alone, is the measure by which our witness to Truth will be judged.”2. In heaven, there is great rejoicing over the repentance of a sinner. Mary Magdalene was such a one— Dominicana (@DominicanaDHS) July 22, 20153. S … [Read More...]


Do You Know Lorenzo? 10 Catholic Things on St. Lawrence of Brindisi’s Feast Day

1. Jesus, come to the lonely, the unloved, those without friends; show them your love, help them to care for their brothers and sisters. #lauds— Fr. Patrick Brennan (@Pathound) July 21, 20152. Today is the feast of St. Lawrence of Brindisi.Here’s how Magnificat writes him up today: … [Read More...]