Who is an altar server in Catholic Church

Who is an altar server in Catholic Church

The altar servers are lay assistant to a member of the clergy during a Christian liturgy. An altar server attends to supporting tasks at the altar such as fetching and carrying, ringing the altar bell, helps bring…

Who are the Religious brothers in Catholic Church (The order of brotherhood)

Who are the Religious brothers in Catholic Church (The order of brotherhood)

A religious brother is a member of a Christian religious institute or religious order who commits himself to following Christ in consecrated life of the Church, usually by the vows of poverty, chastity…

The ash Wednesday (Beginning of lent)

The ash Wednesday (Beginning of lent)

Ash Wednesday is a Christian holy day of prayer and fasting. It is preceded by Shrove Tuesday and falls on the first day of Lent, the six weeks of penitence…

The station of the Cross

The station of the Cross

The stations of the Cross is a prayer commemorating the passion of Jesus, whereby different stages of the prayer represents different happenings doing Jesus suffering. It’s often represented with images…

The purgatory

The purgatory

Purgatory, the condition, process, or place of purification or temporary punishment in which, according to medieval Christian and Roman Catholic belief, the souls of those who die in a state of grace are made ready for heaven.…

The Lenten season

The Lenten season

Lent is a period of 40 days which begins from ash Wednesday and ends in Easter , Lent is a season of reflection and fasting in commemoration of suffering of…

How to become a Monk in Catholic Church

How to become a Monk in Catholic Church

 A monk is a member of a religious order who lives a communal life in a monastery, abbey, or priory under a monastic rule of life (such as the Rule…

Who is an altar server in Catholic Church

Who is an altar server in Catholic Church

The altar servers are lay assistant to a member of the clergy during a Christian liturgy. An altar server attends to supporting tasks at the altar such as fetching and carrying, ringing the altar bell, helps bring…

Who are the Religious brothers in Catholic Church (The order of brotherhood)

Who are the Religious brothers in Catholic Church (The order of brotherhood)

A religious brother is a member of a Christian religious institute or religious order who commits himself to following Christ in consecrated life of the Church, usually by the vows of poverty, chastity…

Powers of the Catholic Saints

Powers of the Catholic Saints

Who is a saint? Most people use the word “saint” to refer to someone who is exceptionally good or “holy.” In the Catholic Church, however, a “saint” has a more…

Facts about the holy communion

Facts about the holy communion

1) Unity with Christ : Taking part in the holy communion fuses us with Christ . St. Cyril of Alexandria associate it as to as “when melted wax is fused…

Best free catholic apps for your smartphone.

Best free catholic apps for your smartphone.

In this century many things have improved, technology is taking over, new ways to communicate has evolved you can get any information you want with just click of a button.…

Catholic view on reincarnation

Catholic view on reincarnation

What is Reincarnation? Reincarnation simply means rebirth of a soul in another form or body. In Latin language the word Reincarnation means entering the fresh again. It is the process…

Why Catholics use flowers

Why Catholics use flowers

Flowers are popularly being used by Catholics to decorate the church altars, sacred images, sanctuary and church premises. This practice has made both Catholics and non Catholics to ask this…

Why do Catholics use holy water

Why do Catholics use holy water

Coming into the Catholic Church, you will observe that at the entrance of the church there’s a small vessel (called font) which contains water and everyone entering the church, dips…

Why do Catholics go to confession

Why do Catholics go to confession

Confession is the acknowledgement of one’s sin or wrong. It’s the disclosure of one’s sins in the sacrament of reconciliation. In the Catholic Church it’s the process by which a…

Why do Catholics use monstrance

Why do Catholics use monstrance

A monstrance is a sacred vessel used by Catholics , Anglican and Lutheran churches to display or exhibit Eucharistic host (blessed sacrament). It’s used to display the blessed host to…

Why do Catholics make sign of the cross

Why do Catholics make sign of the cross

The Sign of the cross is a gesture or ritual used by Catholics(both eastern Catholics and Roman Catholics) , Anglican, orthodox and Lutheran to bless themselves, others and object .…