Catholic Brain Waves

5 Things You Can Do Right Now as ISIS Threatens Iraqi Christians and Shiites – UPDATE

Basilica Papale di San Francesco, Assisi, Italy
Sunga Park

“As for the general view that the Church was discredited by the War—they might as well say that the Ark was discredited by the Flood. When the world goes wrong, it proves rather that the Church is right. The Church is justified, not because her children do not sin, but because they do.”

—   G.K. Chesterton, The Everlasting Man 

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St. Paul Street Evangelization

Anyone else notice how the timeless ones were also the most modest and reserved?

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Every girl desires to be known for this type of class:

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…….what they actually choose to do:

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…I think we can try a little harder….

"The King of Glory" as danced by Stephen Colbert

The result of kneeling throughout mass without a kneeler.

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Pope Francis stops his car after reading signs along the road for him to “stop and meet an angel” who was hoping to see him.

“Don’t lose heart if it is your lot to work alot and gather little. If you considered what one soul alone costs Jesus, you would never complain.”

—   St. Padre Pio

“We often fail to practice ourselves the kind of behavior we expect from other people.”

—   C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity

Catholic group tries to spread the Gospel one tourist at a time

"We do not pray to change divine degree, but only to obtain what God has decided will be obtained through prayer."

-St. Thomas Aquinas

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“What you are is God’s gift to you, what you become is your gift to God.”