Why does man desire God? Compendium of the CCC

Why does man desire God? CCC 27-30, 44-45 Why does man have a desire for God? God himself, in creating man in his own image, has written upon his heart the desire to see him. Even if this desire is often ignored, God never ceases to draw man to himself because only in God will…

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What is the plan of God for man? Compendium of the CCC

What is the plan of God for man?  – Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church At some point, you may be asking “What is the plan of God for man?” Why did God create man? What for? Here is what the Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church says: The Profession of…

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The 15 Promises of the Holy Rosary

The 15 Promises of the Holy Rosary “Whatever you ask in the Rosary will be granted”. These are the 15 Promises of the Blessed Virgin Mary to whoever recites the Holy Rosary, given to St. Dominic and Blessed Alan de la Roche.   1. Whoever shall faithfully serve me by the recitation of the Rosary, shall…

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How does one become a saint? The stages to sainthood

How does one become a saint? The stages to sainthood It is not unknown to many that the Catholic church recognizes a great number of saints. Some are very popular and some are not well known. But how does one become a saint? This is an interesting question. But before we answer that. What is…

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Why do priests wear different colors of robes?

Why do priests wear different colors of robes? Why do priests wear different colors of robes? Have your kids or somebody you know asked this question to you?  As a Catholic, you certainly have seen priests in your parish wearing different colors of robes. There is white, green, red and violet. Sometimes, you will also…

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