Thank you for our Mothers, who have given us life and love, may we show them reverence and love, and thank you to all who show us a Mother’s love. Let us pray for mothers who have lost a child through death, may their faith give them hope, and their family and friends support and console them. We pray for adoptive mothers and for the women who wish to give birth, but experience challenges. May they know your loving care O Lord. We pray for those who wish to serve as mothers, but are not able to do so, that they know your comfort O Lord. We pray for mothers who have died, that God may bring them into the joy of his kingdom. Blessings to All the Mothers in our lives.

Our Faith


 

Our Faith

Our Catholic faith comprises what we believe and how we live that belief. For 2,000 years, this Catholic faith has been handed down from one generation to next, starting with Jesus Christ passing the faith to the Twelve Apostles. In our own lives, we may receive that faith from our parents, from friends, or even a stranger we meet.

Living as a Catholic includes many wonderful beliefs, practices, and devotions; too many to catalog here. But we hope to provide you with a brief overview of what we believe and how we live that belief.

We hope this resource will be valuable to both interested non-Catholics as well as to those already Catholic who might be looking to deepen the practice of their faith.

If you want to know more about discovering our Catholic faith as a newcomer to the Church or re-discovering the Catholic faith you received at baptism, you may want to start by exploring our Newcomers section.

To learn about what we believe as Catholics, you will want to start with What Do Catholics Believe? But if you want to learn more specifically about the seven sacraments, visit the Sacraments area of our site.

 

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Being Catholic Today

What Is The Catholic Church?

We Are The Church

What Do Catholics Believe?

Sacraments