What’s With All the Legality in The Church?

What’s With All the Legality in The Church?

I have to be honest: I’ve never really had a problem with the Church guiding me right from wrong.  Maybe that is characteristic of a true cradle-catholic, or perhaps it’s because, from a young age, my father taught me that the Church was something to be trusted, not feared.  Whatever the reason, I never questioned [...]

My Trip To Rome

My Trip To Rome

I'm so excited to say that I leave for my pilgrimage in just a couple of weeks.  I honestly still can't believe I'm going.  If it weren't for my husband's suggestion and encouragement, I would never have even thought of taking a trip like this--at least not in this stage of my life.  I seriously [...]

It’s been a while…

Since it's been almost two months since I was last consistently writing, let's catch up a bit! Here is what I've been reading lately--I will give you another update next month.   I've had my head in some really good stuff recently and I can't wait to share. This  was one of my most recent popular [...]

The Marital Call for Life-Giving Love Part. 2

The Marital Call for Life-Giving Love Part. 2

In Part 1 of “The Marital Call for Life-Giving Love” I discussed the primary means of “fruitfulness” in marriage, which is mutual acceptance of new life. Today, I'm discussing the Church's plan for fertility.     A big question people often have upon hearing the Church's teaching on contraception is the following: Does the Church [...]