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Who do Popes, Bishops and Priest confess to?

Who do Popes, Bishops and Priest confess to?

In case you are wondering/thinking, that priests confess to bishops, bishops to cardinals, cardinals to the Pope, and Popes to God directly or anything like that, this article is to give some reasonable level of understanding about the above title. Let’s talk about titles “Your Holiness”, “Your eminence”, “Your grace”, “Father” are ways to address a Pope, a Cardinal, a ...

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Is it proper to chew Holy Communion? 

What do you think 🤔 in respect to today’s topic? Is it proper to chew Holy Communion? Well, my answer begins with a story with me. In 2013, I was a Catecumen. Then, I was still in school, Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, I attended St. Augustine Catholic Chaplency. And our Chaplain was Rev. Fr. Anthony Erin-ola. Before we received the Sacrament ...

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Why do Catholics make sign of Cross 3 time before Gospel reading

Girl Making Sign of the Cross

  Why do Catholics make sign of Cross 3 time before Gospel reading Hello everyone, thanks for visiting Nigeria Catholic Blog today. What I have to share with you has to do with the Holy Mass. You must have noticed that after the first reading or second reading, then the gospel acclamation is sang by the lay reader, or a chorister, ...

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List of mortal sin

mortal sin

The Distinction between two types of sin (Mortal sin and Venial Sin) All sin is an offense against God and a rejection of his perfect love and justice. Yet, Jesus makes a distinction between two types of sins. We call the most serious and grave sins, mortal sins. Mortal sins destroy the grace of God in the heart of the ...

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9 ways we may either cause or share the guilt of another’s sin

9 ways we may either cause or share the guilt of another’s sin 9 ways may we either cause or share the guilt of another’s sin

We may either cause or share the guilt of another’s sin in nine ways: By counsel. By command. By consent. By provocation. By praise or flattery. By concealment. By being a partner in the sin. By silence. By defending the ill done. We May Either Cause or Share The Guilt of Another’s Sin By Counsel:  The word counsel simply means advice. Further ...

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9 ways we may either cause or share the guilt of another’s sin

9 ways we may either cause or share the guilt of another’s sin 9 ways may we either cause or share the guilt of another’s sin

We may either cause or share the guilt of another’s sin in nine ways: By counsel. By command. By consent. By provocation. By praise or flattery. By concealment. By being a partner in the sin. By silence. By defending the ill done. We May Either Cause or Share The Guilt of Another’s Sin By Counsel:  The word counsel simply means advice. Further ...

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Dos and Don’ts while at Mass

Dos and Don’ts while at Mass Eucharistic Fasting: It doesn’t even really feel like a fast anymore since its just an hour. The Church requires every communicant to begin preparing to receive Jesus by observing an hour fast (from food) unless they’re aged or sick. Won’t really cost much to give this little to receive God into your soul would ...

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How is sexuality and chastity related to love?

chastity

How is sexuality and chastity related to love? KNOWING AND DEEPENING OUR CATHOLIC FAITH: To deepen our faith let us learn more from the teaching of the Church contained in the Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC). How is sexuality related to love? What is chaste love? Why should a Christian live a chaste life? How can anyone live a chaste life? What can ...

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THE IMPORTANCE OF PRIESTHOOD IN OUR SOCIETY

diocesan and religious priest

THE IMPORTANCE OF PRIESTHOOD IN OUR SOCIETY Who is a priest? A priest is first and foremost a man of prayer. The priest lives in persona Christi, so his most important prayer is to re-present the sacrifice of Jesus during Holy Mass. His parish relies on him to offer a sacrifice “holy and acceptable to God.” Throughout the week, too, ...

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KNOWING AND DEEPENING OUR CATHOLIC FAITH

Catholic Church

KNOWING AND DEEPENING OUR CATHOLIC FAITH To deepen our faith let us learn more from What is the meaning of the name “Jesus”? Given by the angel at the time of the Annunciation, the name “Jesus” means “God saves”. The name expresses his identity and his mission “because he will save his people from their sins” (Matthew1:21). Peter proclaimed that … ...

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