Ite ad Joseph

Wishing all a blessed St. Joseph Day. Here's a beautiful picture of him (thank you Elisa!), a prayer, a litany, and a Gregorian chant in his honor for this day.  Praying all our readers are well and continuing, if not increasing their Lenten prayers and penances. O Saint Joseph, whose protection is so great, so…

We’re locked out! What do we do now? UPDATED Saturday, March 21, 2020

Salvete, Friends: I am sad and concerned to make this report. As you know several dioceses (New York, Newark, Baltimore, DC, Seattle, etc.) have closed the churches. Things seem to be happening too fast to keep this site updated for so many locations, so please, when in doubt, call your parish directly or visit their…

What Are You Giving Up for Lent?

"What are you giving up for Lent?" Every faithful Catholic has probably heard this question, and has been able to provide a good answer. The mortifications we choose - during Lent or Advent, or any time we hope to make our prayers more pleasing to God - are called active mortifications. Numerous scriptural passages assure…

Latin Mass Update #68

SALVETE FRIENDS! Please see the end of this post for a report from the Catholic Spirit, the Diocese of Metuchen newspaper, regarding Shrine Chapel of the Blessed Sacrament in Raritan. God bless you all. From our family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving! HELP WANTED:  Are you aged 18 to 39, inclusively, AND prefer the Latin Mass?…