THE NOVENA FOR PURITY

  9 Days of Prayer for Purity and Chastity   The battle for chastity is a battle for virtue. It is a struggle against three powerful enemies: the world, the flesh, and the devil. In this struggle, all available weapons must be utilized, and chief among them is prayer.   Read More

Raising the Identity and Profile of Courage in your Diocese

    Over the next few issues of the Courage newsletter, we will be addressing a number of issues relating to working with your Diocese and raising the profile of Courage in your community. Two of the most basic steps in this process are establishing regular communication with a contact Read More

SPEAKING THE TRUTH FOR THE NEW GENERATION

    “Just as the younger generation today can see clearly that children in the womb are really and truly children, they need to be convinced that the Church’s understanding of human sexuality reflects the true nature of things.” . Daniel Mattson, author of WHY I DON’T CALL MYSELF GAY

TOLERANCE PRACTICE AND PRINCIPLE

  How true that in our society and the perceived worldliness of the younger generations that a simple theological definition offered a half century (or more) ago still rings true today.  As we read the newspapers, watch or listen to local or national newscasts,  it seems as if their editorial Read More

DO NOT BEGRUDGE YOUR CROSS

How interesting is it that in a time of need, the person who has the best words of wisdom does not have PH.D. or M.D or CEO attached to their surname.  It also simply amazes me that when I am hurting or dispondant, a simple quote or statement seen on Read More

PRAYER FOR THE GIFTS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT

        PRAYER FOR THE GIFTS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT Holy Spirit, divine Consoler, I adore You as my true God, with God the Father and God the Son. I adore You and unite myself to the adoration You receive from the angels and saints. . I give Read More

GOD AND MAMMON (DISGUISED AS ANXIETY)

    Jesus knows human nature so well. He knows that the human person can only concentrate on one thing at once. I do not think Jesus would have agreed with the modern notion that multitasking is a virtue! . Jesus isn’t anti-money, but is instead anti-anxiety. St Ignatius would Read More

EWTN FAMILY PRAYER FOR THOSE WITH SSA

    Prayer Heavenly father, we stand in awe of your glory and your love for us! You said that it isn’t good for man to be alone. We pray for those who suffer with same-sex attraction. Heal the wounds of their past and help them to trust in your Read More