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RESTORED – AWAKENING THE “CATHOLIC” FAITHFUL

Drawing on the wisdom gleaned from centuries of devout Catholicism, St. Mary’s of Pine Bluff, WI, in 2005, sought to restore the treasure chest that is our Catholic faith. The

Archbishop Fulton Sheen: Make the Hour

 “You will have to fight many battles, but do not worry because in the end you will win the war before the Blessed Sacrament.”   RESOLVED TO MAKE THE HOLY

Be Extravagant, Be With Him!!

Drawing from the Palm Sunday Passion Narrative from the Gospel of Mark, we see two unusual inserts into this account. You can listen to my homily about these here. The Woman’s

The Miraculous Medal

The Story of the Catholic Miraculous Medal The story of the Catholic Miraculous Medal traces back to 1806, when a poor farmer’s daughter by the name of Zoe Laboure was

St. Benedict Medal with Exorcism & Blessing

St. Benedict Medal There is indeed no medal that possesses such wonderful power and none so highly esteemed by the holy Church as the Medal of St. Benedict. Whosoever wears

The *Very Best* Way to Pray for Holy Souls in Purgatory and Living Loved Ones

“As we enter heaven we will see them, so many of them coming towards us and thanking us. We will ask who they are, and they will say a poor

Come Home! Go to Confession

AVAILABLE CONFESSION TIMES 24/7 Confessional I have turned the entryway of my rectory into a Confessional. Come to my front door and ring the intercom button. I will call you

A Guide to Mental Prayer

A METHOD OF MENTAL PRAYER by St. Alphonsus Liguori It is certain that without the divine assistance we can do nothing good for our souls. God also has declared that graces

Practicing Lectio Divina

“Ignorance of Scripture is ignorance of Christ.” — St. Jerome, A.D. 340-420 “To get the full flavor of an herb, it must be pressed between the fingers, so it is

Fasting and Abstinence

Matthew 4:1-2: Then Jesus was led by the spirit into the desert, to be tempted by the devil. And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, afterwards he