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By Emily Stimpson. What Catholics need to know about the ‘anteroom of heaven’
What One Priest Told Me About The Mass That Still Gives Me Goosebumps
"May the Lord accept the sacrifice at your hands..." I used to gloss over this moment in the Mass, until a young priest told something that blew me away.
10 Things I Wish Non-Catholic Christians Knew About Catholicism - A Catholic Newbie
10 Things I Wish all Non-Catholic Christians Knew About Catholicism via @ACatholicNewbie
Why Do Catholics Use So Many Candles?
Walk into any Catholic Church, and it’s impossible to miss seeing candles.There are candles on the altar, a special candle near the tabernacle, and candles in front of images or statues of the Sacred Heart, Our Lady, St. Joseph, or various other patron saints.And these examples are just the bare minimum!Go to a baptism, and there will be a huge decorated candle as well as candles for the godparents to hold.Attend an Easter Vigil, and there will be the same large candle, small candles for the…