ABOUT CHAT NAB PRAYERS FORUMS RCIA MAGAZINE CATECHISM LINKS CONTACT
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
 CATHOLIC SAINTS INDEX  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
 CATHOLIC DICTIONARY  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

 
+Food for
the Journey+

Community
-Chat
-Discussion
-Catholic Community

Prayer
-Catholic Prayers
-Prayer Requests
-Contemplative Prayer
-Liturgy of the Hours
-Divine Office
-Scriptural Rosary
-How to Recite the Rosary
-Virtual Rosary
-Divine Mercy
-My Life In Prayer Book
-Stations of the Cross
-Scriptural Way of the Cross

Bible
-New American Bible
-Douay Rheims
-The Septuagint Version Of The Old Testament
-A Genereal Introduction to the Study of Holy Scripture
-Bible Study
-Haydock Catholic Bible Commentary
-The Gospel According to St. Matthew With Commentary
-The Great Commentary
-An Exposition Of The Acts Of The Apostles
-An Exposition Of The Gospels
-An Exposition Of The Epistles Of Saint Paul
-A Practical Commentary On Holy Scripture
-Catena Aurea
-A Commentary on the Book of Psalms
-A Commentary On The Psalms From Primitive and Mediæval Writers vol. 1-4
-A Commentary Upon The Gospel According To Saint Luke
-Commentary On The Gospel According To Saint John Vol. 1&2
-Morals On The Book Of Job
-The Moral Concordances Of Saint Anthony Of Padua

Catechism
-Catechism of the Catholic Church
-Catechism of the Council of Trent

Evangelization
-12 Painless Ways to Evangelize


Media
-Library Of Catholic Classics
-Ray of Hope
-Archives
-Fanciscan Radio
-Catholic Rock Music

Inquiry
-Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)

Social Doctrine
-Social Justice Primer
-JustFaith Program
-Social Justice Quiz
-Modern Martyrs

Saints
-Catholic Saints Index
-The Lives Of The Fathers, Martyrs, And Other Principal Saints by Rev. Alban Butler
-Butler's Lives Of The Saints
-The Roman Martyrology
-A Year With The Saints
-Patron Saints Index
-Saint of the Day

Reference
-Catholic Dictionary
-Dictionary of Canon Law
-Lightfoot's Apostolic Fathers
-Church Fathers
-Catholic Encyclopedia
-Catholic Pocket Dictionary
-Summa Theologica
-The Confessions Of St. Augustine
-Endichron On Faith, Hope and Love
-The Didache
-Origen On Prayer
-Precepts of the Church
-Ecclesiastical History
History Of The Catholic Church
-Volume I
-Volume II
-A History Of The Church In Five Books
-A History Of The Church In Six Books
-A History Of The Church In Seven Books
-A History Of The Church In Nine Books
-A History Of The Jewish People In The Time Of Jesus Christ
-A History Of The Mass And Its Ceremonies
-The Arians Of The Fourth Century
-The Ecclesiastical History Of The English Nation
-Outlines Of New Testament History
Escathology Or The Catholic Doctrine Of The Last Things

Catholic News
-Zenit News
-CCN
-CWN
-CNS

Free Stuff
-Free Rosary Booklet Download
-Free Medjugorje Messages Download
-Free E-Cards

Eastern Catholic
-Byzantine
-Maronite
-Melkite
-Syriac

Canon Law
-The Code of Canon Law
-Dictionary of Canon Law

Religious Art
-Art for the Catholic Restoration
-Renaissance Art

The Holy See
-Pope Benedict XVI Biography
-Pope John Paul II Pre-pontificate
-Pope John Paul II Pontificate
-Church Documents
-Popes
-Papal Documents & Encyclicals
-Vatican Website
-Vatican Museums

Councils
-History of the Councils
-A Manual Of Councils Of The Holy Catholic Church
-Vatican II
-The Decrees of Vatican I
-The Canons And Decrees Of The Council Of Trent
- Early Ecumenical Councils
-A History Of The Councils Of The Church Vols. 1-5

Monasticism
-Monasticism
-Monks Of Adoration
-Rule of St Benedict
-Rules Of Pachomius

Laity
-Lay Ministry
-Teens&Youth
-Home Study

Children's Literature
Rev. John Furniss C.S.S.R.
Children's Collection
-Almighty God Loves Little Children
-The Great Evil
-Confession
-God and His Perfections
-The Great Question
-The Sight of Hell






































































  • Altar St. Peter Basilica
  • Our Lady Of Perpetual Help
  • St. Vitus Cathedral Prague
  • St. Walburge Church
  • Christ Pantocrator
  • Pope Francis
Altar St. Peter Basilica1 Our Lady Of Perpetual Help2 3 4 St. Vitus Cathedral Prague5 Altar St. Mary Redcliffe6 Bayonne Cathedral7 8 Christ Pantocrator9 10 11 Pope Francis12
Picture Slider by WOWSlider.com v4.5



Vatican News - English

News from the Vatican - News about the Church

Vatican officials call for continued care for Vincent Lambert

The Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life and the Pontifical Academy for Life on Tuesday issued a joint declaration on the case of Mr. Vincent Lambert calling for continued life support.

Posted on 21 May 2019 | 11:38 am

Vatican’s 2018 financial report shows improved transparency

The Vatican’s Financial Information Authority releases its annual report for the 2018 fiscal year, which highlights advances made to increase financial transparency and reduce money-laundering

Posted on 21 May 2019 | 8:38 am

Pope at Mass: The peace of Jesus is like the calm of a deep sea

In his homily during Mass at the Casa Santa Marta, Pope Francis reflected on the gift of peace promised by Christ to His Apostles as He prepared to leave them. That peace does not come from the world, but from the Holy Spirit. It remains during trial, and even gives us courage to go forward with a smile in our hearts.

Posted on 21 May 2019 | 6:22 am

Card. Filoni urges Thai Catholics to be “missionary disciples”

Cardinal Fernando Filoni, the Prefect of the Vatican Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, marked 350 years of the Church in Thailand with a Mass in Sampran on May 18.

Posted on 21 May 2019 | 6:07 am

Pope to Italian bishops: ‘be close to priests’

Synodality and collegiality, the reform of the marriage annulment process and the relationship between bishops and priests were the focus of Pope Francis’ address to the Italian Bishops’ Conference (CEI) at the start of its 73rd General Assembly.

Posted on 21 May 2019 | 5:27 am

Vincent Lambert: French court orders life support to resume

While a court order in France reverses procedures to stop feeding and hydrating Vincent Lambert, in the Vatican Pope Francis reaffirms that life is “God’s gift, from its beginning until its natural end”.

Posted on 21 May 2019 | 2:00 am

Irish Bishops plead for ‘informed voting’ in EU elections

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Ireland releases a statement ahead of European elections this week, reminding voters of the EU’s Christian heritage.

Posted on 20 May 2019 | 9:55 am

Pope encourages PIME missionaries to evangelize with urgency

Pope Francis urges members of the Pontifical Institute for Foreign Missions to proclaim the Gospel with passion and a sense of urgency.

Posted on 20 May 2019 | 8:34 am

Bombed St. Anthony’s Shrine of Sri Lanka feels closeness of Universal Church

Father Jude Raj Fernando, the Rector of St. Anthony’s Shrine Kochikade in Colombo spoke to Vatican News about the mood among Catholics nearly a month after the suicide bomb attacks of Easter Sunday.

Posted on 20 May 2019 | 8:13 am

CERAO-RECOWA: The Church in Africa must welcome, protect, promote and integrate

Nigerian Jesuit priest, Fr. Ikechi Ikena of the Holy See’s Migration and Refugees Section at the Dicastery for Integral Human Development has invited West African Bishops to arm themselves, in the pastoral care of migrants and displaced persons, with the four action verbs of Pope Francis, which are: “To welcome, to protect, to promote and to integrate.”

Posted on 20 May 2019 | 5:08 am

Austria to vote after Government collapse over corruption scandal

Austria's president has proposed early elections at the beginning of September after a recorded corruption scandal sparked the end of the coalition government.

Posted on 19 May 2019 | 11:29 am

Catholic priest slain by criminal gang in El Salvador

Father Cecilio Perez Cruz had reportedly refused to pay ‘protection fees’ to a well-known criminal gang. The Government has announced new measures to fight criminality.

Posted on 19 May 2019 | 9:09 am

Pope at Regina Coeli: 'God's love opens horizons of hope’

Pope Francis on Sunday reflected on God’s love for his people that transforms the hardest of hearts and gives us the strength to overcome prejudice, build bridges and undertake new paths giving life to the dynamism of fraternity.

Posted on 19 May 2019 | 6:39 am

Holy See calls for more effort in fighting illicit financial flows

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Holy See’s Permanent Observer to the United Nations in New York, on May 16 addressed a high-level meeting on combatting illicit financial flows (IFFs) and strengthening good practices and assets return.

Posted on 18 May 2019 | 11:04 am

Pope calls for humble and free journalism that serves truth and goodness

Meeting some 400 journalists of the Foreign Press Association of Italy on May 18, Pope Francis urged for a humble and free journalism.

Posted on 18 May 2019 | 8:43 am

The Catholic Church in Eastern Africa to spearhead disarmament

Bishops and participants attending the 6th Annual Inter-Diocesan Conference on Cross-Border Peace and Evangelization held at St. Teresa Pastoral Centre, Turkana, Kenya have resolved to begin a peaceful disarmament process of small arms and light weapons mostly used by pastoralists around Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia and South Sudan borders.

Posted on 18 May 2019 | 7:15 am

Pope Francis: ‘Food banks fight both hunger and waste’

In an address to the Food Banks of Europe, Pope Francis decries a wasteful mentality that throws out people and food, and praises efforts to promote solidarity with people in need.

Posted on 18 May 2019 | 5:35 am

Archbishop Scicluna to visit Poland amid abuse crisis

The Bishops of Poland invite Archbishop Charles Scicluna to hold a study day on the protection of young people and children. His visit comes amid public outcry over a documentary on clerical abuse.

Posted on 17 May 2019 | 11:22 am

Working document of Synod on the Pan-Amazon Region approved

During its May 14-15 meeting in the Vatican, the second Pre-Synodal Council of the Special Assembly of the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazon Region approved the Instrumentum Laboris of the October 6-27 Synod.

Posted on 17 May 2019 | 9:54 am

Pope Francis announces theme of next World Meeting of Families

The Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life releases the theme for the 2021 World Meeting of Families, which will be held in Rome.

Posted on 17 May 2019 | 7:08 am

Pope to healthcare workers: treat the sick as people, not as numbers

Pope Francis meets the Italian Catholic Association of Healthcare Workers on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of its foundation.

Posted on 17 May 2019 | 6:52 am

Pope appoints Coadjutor Bishop in Baruipur, India

Pope Francis on May 17 appointed Father Shyamal Bose as the Coadjutor Bishop of Baruipur in India’s West Bengal state.

Posted on 17 May 2019 | 6:47 am

Pope encourages Society of African Missions in zeal, prays for abducted priest

Pope Francis urges SMA missionaries to persevere in serving victims of war and human trafficking, and assures his prayers for Fr. Pierluigi Maccalli, who was abducted last year in Niger.

Posted on 17 May 2019 | 5:49 am

Sudan military rulers stall power-sharing agreement

Power-sharing talks in Sudan between the ruling military junta and the leaders of a powerful protest movement collapsed after violent clashes erupted in the capital, Khartoum, for the second time in a week.

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 11:02 am

‘Gospel Truth’ for May 19, 2019

Listen to this week's edition of our reflections on the Gospel reading for the fifth Sunday of Easter, where Jesus calls us to love one another as He loves us, prepared by the late Jill Bevilacqua.

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 10:51 am

Reflections for the V Sunday of Easter

Fr. Antony Kadavil reflects and comments on the readings at Mass for the fifth Sunday of Easter. He says that the readings are about new things: the New Jerusalem, a new Heaven and a new earth, and a new commandment.

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 10:29 am

West African Church leaders vow to join forces against terrorism

Members of the Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa have issued a statement in which they pledge to work together to combat terrorism and pave the way to peace in the region.

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 10:17 am

North Korea suffers major drought

North Korea says it’s suffering its worst drought in nearly 40 years. The country is also experiencing severe food shortages. The official Korean Central News Agency said an average of 54.4 millimeters of rain fell throughout the country in the first five months of this year.

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 7:19 am

Pope urges Lasallians to care for discarded through education

Pope Francis invites the Brothers of the Christian Schools to continue in their passion to educate those discarded by society and to promote a “culture of the resurrection” that offers hope for a new life.

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 7:08 am

Vatican conference on robotics and artificial intelligence

A 2-day conference focusing on the impact of robotics and artificial intelligence on humanity, that began in the Vatican on Thursday, is being organized by the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences and the Pontifical Academy of Sciences.

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 7:05 am

Salva Kiir: I trembled when the Pope kissed our feet.

The President of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, has told his country’s parliament, in Juba, that he was shocked and shaken when the Pope kissed his feet during a Vatican special retreat for South Sudanese leaders, in April.

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 5:20 am

Ghana’s nurses posted to Catholic institutions undergo Catholic orientation

An orientation programme for 937 Nurse Assistant Clinical (NAC) and Nurse Assistant Preventive (NAP) personnel posted by Ghana’s Ministry of Health to the National Catholic Health Service (NCHS) has recently been held at the Holy Spirit Cathedral, in Accra.

Posted on 16 May 2019 | 5:07 am

Card. Filoni to mark 350th anniversary of Church in Thailand

When the Apostolic Vicariate of Siam was created in 1662 with territories taken from what was then the Apostolic Vicariate of Cochin, it officially marked the establishment of the Catholic Church in what is Thailand today.

Posted on 15 May 2019 | 11:11 am

Irish Church Leaders: “A time for courageous leadership”

Christian leaders in Northern Ireland release a joint statement encouraging “substantive development” in talks between political parties, after having met with party leaders in Belfast.

Posted on 15 May 2019 | 9:58 am

Caritas Europa urges future EU parliamentarians to aid families

In a message in view of the May 15 International Day of Families, Caritas Europa is urging candidates contesting in the European Parliament elections this month to defend family values and interests.

Posted on 15 May 2019 | 9:11 am

Pope Francis: Never err in seeking dialogue

Pope Francis greeted members of the International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations (IJCIC) following the General Audience, telling them dialogue is the better way to build tolerance and respect between religions.

Posted on 15 May 2019 | 7:11 am

Kenyan Bishop hosting South Sudan refugees calls for lasting peace

Kenya’s Bishop of Lodwar, Dominic Kimengich, whose diocese is hosting more than 200 000 refugees from South Sudan, has called on South Sudanese leaders and their people to heed Pope Francis’ call for lasting peace in their country.

Posted on 15 May 2019 | 7:00 am

Pope gives migrant children a ride on his popemobile

Pope Francis invites eight migrant children who recently arrived in Italy from Libya to take a ride with him on the popemobile as he makes his way through St. Peter’s Square for the weekly General Audience.

Posted on 15 May 2019 | 6:41 am

Pope at General Audience: Lord’s prayer confronts full range of evil

Pope Francis focuses his catechesis at the Wednesday General Audience on the final petition of the Lord’s prayer, saying Jesus is at our side to deliver us from all manner of evil.

Posted on 15 May 2019 | 4:14 am

Pope Francis' General Audience: English summary

At the weekly General Audience, Pope Francis continues his catechesis on the Lord's prayer, and reflects on the final petition: "Deliver us from evil". The official English-language summary is below:

Posted on 15 May 2019 | 3:50 am



Donate to Food for the Poor
===========================

CHAT

Our chat rooms including our popular 'CatholiChat' exist for members of the Catholic Church in communion with Rome for the purpose of socializing, faith sharing and religious discussion. Visit once and you will most likely become a "regular" here! Our chat rooms are most active nightly between the hours of 9pm-11pm eastern time, however they are open 24 hrs/day for your convenience and are monitored. You are likely to find someone to chat with most any time. You are invited to bring your friends for morning coffee or anytime. We employ the latest chat technology available to make your chat experience truly enjoyable.

Join us for Night Prayers with your host Andy

You are cordially invited to chat in a warm, friendly and informal atmosphere. -People of all faiths are Welcome!

In order to begin chatting, ENTER HERE and please read the chatroom rules and news

We are committed to providing a safe, clean and family oriented chat community, and our chat rooms will always be free of charge. Come join us won't you?

Please come and chat with us on the Friendliest Catholic Chat Network on the Internet !!


The Mass
-Parts of the Mass
-Institution of the Mass
-Sacrifice of the Mass
-A History Of The Mass And Its Ceremonies
-Meditations Before Mass

Vocations
-Vocations

Holy Days
-Advent
-Christmas
-Palm Sunday
-Holy Thursday
-Holy Thursday Homily
-Good Friday

The Sacraments
-Sacraments FAQ's
-Topics

Baptism
-Immersion Only
-Baptismal Grace
-Born Again in Baptism
-Early Teachings on Infant Baptism
-Infant Baptism
-Trinitarian Baptism

Confirmation
-Confirmation

Sacrament of Reconciliation
-Confession
-Forgiveness of Sins
-Examination of Conscience
-The Seven Capital Sins

The Eucharist
-Christ in the Eucharist
-Real Presence
-Who Can Receive Communion
-Eucharistic Miracles

Matrimony
-Permanence of Matrimony

Holy Orders
-Bishop,Priest, and Deacon
-Women and the Priesthood

Anointing of the Sick
-Anointing of the Sick

Apologetics
-Catholic Answers
-St. Gabriel Communications
-Pillar of Fire Pillar of Truth
-Catholic FAQ's #1
-FAQ's #2

Spirituality
True Compunction Of Heart
-The Catholic Collection
-G D: His Existence And His Nature
-Charismatic Renewal
-Cursillo
-Mother Of The Saviour
The Three Ages Of The Interior Life
-Volume 1
-Volume 2
-The Imitation Of Christ
-A Meditation on the Incarnation of Christ
-A Little Book Of Eternal Wisdom
-Abandonment To Divine Providence
-Calvary And The Mass
-The Inner Life Of The Catholic
-Spiritual Combat
-Trustful Surrender To Divine Providence
The Mystical City Of God
-Popular Abridged
-Volume I
-Volume II
-Volume III
-Volume IV
-A Rocking Horse Catholic
-The Dogma of Hell
-Theology And Sanity
-Divine Favors Granted To St. Joseph
-The Mind's Road To God
-The Way Of Divine Love
-Fifty Spiritual Homilies Of St. Macarius The Egyptian
-The Pauline Formula Induere Christum
-Chrysostom: A Study In The History Of Biblical Interpretation
-The Paradise Of The Holy Fathers Vol.1,2
-The Explanation Of The Apocalypse
-The Soul Of The Apostolate
-Christ In Type And Prophecy Vol 1&2
-The Priest's Way To God
-Sermon On Alms
-A Day In The Temple
-The G.K. Chesterton Collection
-The Divine Liturgies Of Our Fathers
-Barlaam And Iaosaph
-The Theological Tractates And The Consolation of Philosophy
-Four Discourses Of Chrysostom
-Five Tomes Against Nestorius
-The Lausiac History Of Palladius
-Sacred Signs
-A Popular Account Of The Ancient Egyptians Vol. 1&2

Resources
-Catholic Resource Directory
-Saint Wiki
-Resources For Catholic Educators

 

























Submit your website to 40 search engines for FREE!

Slide Show Images licensed under various Creative
Commons Attribution Share Alike License versions
stained glass window attribution Ralph Hamman
open bible attribution Kenneth Allen
votive candles attribution Benh LIEU SON
cathedral glass attribution Massimo Catarinella
Pope Francis attribution Edgar Jiménez



copyright ©1999-2015 eCatholic2000.com
all rights reserved