Browsing: Sacrament of Reconciliation
As we begin Lent, Marlon De La Torre reminds us that the benefits of absolution far outweigh our fear of going to confession.
Kitty Marcenelle reflects on today’s Gospel reading and how our human imperfections bring us into the merciful presence of Christ.
We’re thrilled to give our readers a sneak peek at The Catholic Mom’s Prayer Companion: A Book of Daily Reflections, the newest addition to our CatholicMom.com Book Imprint with Ave Maria Press. Today, Jen Steed puts a Catholic spin on National Mulligan Day with a reminder about a spiritual do-over.
Going to confession can be daunting to children (and even some adults!) but as parents, we can help our children recognize the gift of this beautiful sacrament. Michele Faehnle shares four ways she’s been able to help her kids cherish this sacrament and ultimately build an oasis of mercy within our homes.
Give your mind a vacation and the child in your life a great gift: read the Chime Travelers series by Lisa Hendey. Susan Bailey talks with Lisa about how the Chime Travelers series came to be after a fanciful conversation with her nephew.
Janet Moore offers a Catholic perspective on the new film “Old Fashioned”.
Chris and Elaine Weickert focus on celebrating the Sacrament of Reconciliation in our families.