As part of our ongoing series on saints, in this episode, Pamela and I discuss Saint Thérèse of Lisieux. Also known as The Little Flower, St Thérèse is a beloved role model for all Christians. Continue reading “Saint Thérèse of Lisieux”
Saint Paul is a universally loved and respected figure in Christianity. In this episode of the Christian Circle podcast, I discuss the life and legacy of this great Saint with Pamela Q Fernandes.
We discus his biographical history, the story of his conversion, his life after conversion, and lessons we can learn from his life.
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By Charles Johnston: Who are we celebrating this Saint Patrick’s day?
By Charles Johnston:
St Patrick is one of the most popular and well know saints, at least in the United States. His feast day is celebrated in almost every city in America, with parades, dinners, and drunken festivities. He’s celebrated by not only the Irish diaspora, and not only by Catholics, but by just about every group (in varying ways and levels of enthusiasm) across the racial and religious spectrum. Continue reading “Saint Patrick’s Day”
Why ask for intercession by the saints, instead of directly going to God the Father, Christ or the Holy Spirit? Continue reading “Question; Pray to Jesus or The Saints?”
By the authority of our Lord Jesus Christ, of the Blessed Apostles Peter and Paul, and by our own authority, we pronounce, declare, and define it to be a divinely revealed dogma: that the Immaculate Mother of God, the ever Virgin Mary, having completed the course of her earthly life, was assumed body and soul into heavenly glory.
-Pope Pius XII in Munificentissimus Deus on November 1, 1950
August 15th is the Feast of The Assumption of The Virgin Mary, although the feast is ancient, the doctrine was only dogmatically defined in 1950 by Pope Pius XII. Does this mean that Pope Pius XII just invented this belief? Not at all! Continue reading “The Assumption of the Virgin Mary “
We talk a lot, in the Church, about the Communion of Saints. But there are lots of misconceptions about this doctrine, by Protestants and Catholics alike, I’d like to try to clear some up.
What is it?
The Church teaches that the Body of Christ is one, but even as we are one, we exist in three separate states; the Church Militant (here on earth), the Church Suffering or the Church Penitent (those being purified in purgatory), and the Church Triumphant (those in heaven). Continue reading “The Communion Of Saints”
By Charles Johnston: Continue reading “God’s Unlikely Heroes; You Can Be One Too “