Do we know the true meaning of Christmas, or do we only think we do? What were the stakes of Jesus not coming on Christmas? Knowing that unlocks the key to knowing and appreciating the true meaning of Christmas.
Is the Pope always right? Many non-Catholics and even Catholics misunderstand the meaning of Papal Infallibility. Discover the truth.
Opponents argue that allowing Catholic priests to marry would increase vocations and reduce sexual abuse in the Church because priests wouldn’t have to sacrifice the natural human desire to procreate. However, these arguments misunderstand the Church’s long-standing reasons for not permitting priests to marry.
Catholics need to go to a priest for confession because, at that moment, the priest acts in the person of Christ. He is a “servant of God’s forgiveness” and a conduit for the grace of forgiveness between God and man (Catechism of the Catholic Church CCC: 1466). In that sense, Catholics do still confess their sins directly to God.
Since it's Lent, we asked Father Dindo Billote all about the season.