You may not be aware that Halloween is originally a Catholic feast that is rooted from the Christian tradition of observing an important event, or
This website – Catholic Women Disciples – is created as a place to relearn the role of women in the Church and to equip both young and adult women with the right knowledge and understanding of the faith.
Back in my childhood me and my siblings had to observe silence at home. This was one of the hard rules we had to follow during Holy Week.
We Catholics do not celebrate Sabbath – as a day of rest – on a Saturday but we celebrate our day of rest on Sunday, the glorious day of Jesus’s Resurrection.
Participating in Church activities, especially major activities like Ash Wednesday, comes with an outpouring of grace from above. The joy and fulfillment you feel in practicing your faith is that grace. You can’t afford to neglect the practices of our Christian faith and miss the abundance of God’s beautiful graces.
The first discipleship act on earth happened even before Jesus was born. And it was not done by men disciples. It was done by a girl. A fourteen (others say twelve) year old girl.
Our prayers to the Saints do not go in vain. The Saints continue to help us by interceding for us in heaven, bringing our supplications to God to obtain for us the answer to our prayers.
Having no original sin, Mary’s body is incorruptible and She cannot be subjected to ordinary human death. More than that God loves Mary so much, as Mary pleased God so much, that God wouldn’t allow His Mother to go through the same death that an ordinary man (in his fallen nature) would go through.
The early women disciples supported the men disciples. They took the task of preparing the disciples’ meals and attending to minor household duties, tasks that the men disciples had less time doing since they had to go out constantly to preach the Gospel to as many people as they could.