Internationally renowned Catholic author and speaker, Christopher West, will present at St. Mary Catholic Church in Mokena on Wednesday, May 22nd at 7pm. The event is called, “Made for More: Visions of the Promised Land,” and will use music, images, video, and speech to dive into life’s greatest mysteries and uncover how to lead fulfilling lives.
Why exactly did Jesus have to die, and how did His dying wash away our sins? We cannot fully appreciate Christ's tremendous sacrifice on the cross without understanding these reasons.
One of the best arguments for the Catholic Church being the one, true Christian Church is that it was the first. The Protestant Reformation happened 1,500 years later and has since spawned hundreds of offshoot churches. This is the opposite of the Catholic Church, which has, in matters of core doctrine, remained stable throughout the ages.
A priest was celebrating Mass in Gerona, Spain in 1297. At some point during the Mass, he began to doubt whether the Holy Eucharist was truly the Body of Christ.
Father Paul De Soza, MC will present at Saint Mary Mokena's three-day parish mission on March 18-20 at 7 pm in the main church.