We give glory to You, Lord, who raised up Your cross to span the jaws of death like a bridge by which souls might pass from the region of the dead to the land of the living. We give glory to You who put on the body of a single mortal man and made it the source of life for every other mortal man. – St. Ephrem of Edessa Ultimately, in the battle against lies and violence, truth and love have no other…
Your Guide To Holy Week
In the first century, the early Christians celebrated every Sunday in commemoration of the resurrection
A guide to observing Holy Week
Palm Sunday Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday. The Church recalls Jesus' entrance into Jerusalem with a procession of palms and reads the account of his Passion. All are welcome to attend a special Palm Sunday Mass for the Deaf Community, celebrated by Bishop Robert J. Cunningham, on Saturday, April 13, at Christ the King Retreat House and Conference Center, 500 Brookford Rd., Syracuse. Mass will begin at 5 p.m. and a dinner will follow. The event is free to attend. Please RSVP…
How was your first Holy Week?
Being one of the newer kids on the Casa playground, I have been asked how my first Holy Week was. The question is always punctuated with an almost mischievous smile, as if they already know that my life... Read More
Holy Week for Kids: 10 Holy Week Activities Free Printable
Looking for some Holy Week activities? This post has a free printable Holy Week Activities for Families! There are two versions of the printable, making it a perfect supplement for Holy Week for kids and families of many denominations.
Why Is Wednesday of Holy Week Called Spy Wednesday?
Why is the Wednesday of Holy Week known as Spy Wednesday? It's a reference to Judas. Find out more in this article.
Fr. Dawood Lamey 20 Guidelines For Holy Week: English + Arabic
Fr. Dawood Lamey’s Guidelines To Benefit From Holy Week Do your best to attend as many Paschas as you can. It is imperative to be near Jesus, especially this week, just like Saint John and Saint Mary. Try to limit your talk as much as possible in order to avoid committing any sin with your...
Advent: Get On The Holy Way Highway
In the Gospel today, a group of men have a problem. Their friend is ill; paralyzed in fact. They know that Jesus is in their village and they know He has the power to cure. But these men cannot get anywhere near Jesus; the crowd is too large. They are stuck, essentially, in a traffic jam. But these guys were not going to give up. They hauled their friend, who was on a stretcher, up onto the roof of the house where Jesus…
FTC Report On Top Consumer Complaints Registers Huge Spike In Imposter Scams
The Federal Trade Commission's latest report on consumer complaints warns of IRS imposters out for your money.
Power of the Holy Spirit in Why Catholic?
Fr. Mark Bishop talks about the challenges of combined parishes and how Why Catholic? has brought them together. By the power of the Holy Spirit, they now wo...
10 huge marketing wins on Instagram
After some initial resistance from users, Instagram has become a powerful platform for brands. Check out the early winners and how to get in the game.
Conference Marks 10 Years of Bringing Together Holy Cross Women in Business
Deputy editor of Vanity Fair magazine Aimee Bell ‘88 to give keynote speech Keynote speakers for the Women in Business Conference since its inception in 2006 include, first row, left to right, Maggie Wilderotter ’77, Julie Halpin ’84, Sheila Cavanaugh ’81, Kristen O’Hara ’92, Mary Ann Rettig-Zucchi ’76, Anne Fink ’85, second row, left to right, Joan Hogan Gillman ’85, Carolyn O’Keefe ’78, Nancy Taylor ’81…
How do I Register for Youth Faith Formation?
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Why Do Catholics Bless Themselves with Holy Water?
When you walk into the church, you dip your fingers into the holy water font and then make the sign of the cross. But why do you do that? Why do Catholics use holy water in their worship and their devotional life? * * * * * …
7 Tips for Keeping the "Holy" in First Holy Communion
How do you make this special Sacrament about more than a First Communion Dress? We have 7 Tips to Keep the Day Holy and joyful.
Why Are Catholic Priests Male? The Sacrament of Holy Orders
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How do you decide what marketing ideas are worth your time to work on? Learn from Josh Pigford of Baremetrics on the Actionable Content Marketing podcast.
Called to be holy: Cardinal Dolan’s 10-step guide to holiness
By Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan. An edited excerpt from then Archbishop Dolan's "Called to Be Holy." Here is the key to our spiritual growth: a faithful, personal, loving relationship with Jesus. To know Jesus, to hear Jesus, to love Jesus, to trust Jesus, to obey Jesus, to share his life in the deepest fiber of our being, and then to serve him — this is our goal.