Catholic Renewal & Connecting with the Liturgy

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How can Catholics at once renew their commitment of faith and connect with the liturgy while spreading the Word?  There are definitive camps within Catholicism – some believe that focusing on Christ and their own worship is enough while others are embracing the New Evangelization that has Catholics reaching out to those who have fallen […] Read more »

Charitable Works Are Key Part of the New Evangelization

“Faith without charity bears no fruit, while charity without faith would be a sentiment constantly at the mercy of doubt. Faith and charity each require the other, in such a way that each allows the other to set out along its respective path. Indeed, many Christians dedicate their lives with love to those who are […] Read more »

What is Catholic New Evangelization? (Video)

Dr. Scott Hahn provides his take on the New Catholic Evangelization.  He emphasizes the need and call in the current secular world for Catholics to share their mission and take on the Catholic Religion. This interview was done in 2012 – Original Link More on Dr. Scott Hahn Read more »

Lent: A Time of Conversion to Love and Christian Behaviors

As Lent began, Pope Francis described Lent as a time to sensitize ourselves to the difficulties of life – poverty, violence, indifference to God – as we take a “journey of penance, prayer and conversion” in preparation “for the Church’s annual celebration of the saving mysteries of Christ’s passion, death and resurrection.” He made these […] Read more »

First Lenten Message 2014 from Pope Francis

Pope Francis Lenten Message

Pope Francis focused on the poverty of Christ and took his theme from Paul’s Second Letter to the Corinthians in his first Lenten message of 2014.  During a Feb. 4 press conference, Cardinal Robert Sarah, president of the Pontifical Council “Cor Unum,”, read the message. From Paul’s Second Letter to the Corinthians, the Pope reflected on the […] Read more »

Pope Francis: Mary is a model of faith, charity, and union with Christ

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Yesterday, Pope Francis spoke about Mary at length in St. Peter’s Square. The Pontiff described her as a “Jewish girl, who was waiting with all her heart for the redemption of her people,” who became “the model of Mary, Mother of the Church.” He spoke at length about how Mary’s example and how she: embraced […] Read more »

Renewal and the New Evangelization

Renewal and Faith for the New Evangelization

Cardinal Wuerl was interviewed by FOX News and had some thoughts to share on renewal being at the heart of the New Evangelization: “The New Evangelization is renewing your own faith personally, being confident of it, just like the Pope is, and then sharing it,” Cardinal Wuerl explained. He said that the fruits of such […] Read more »