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TCC Playlist: Chance the Rapper’s Gospel-Rap Masterpiece

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Chance the Rapper

“I speak to God in public.”

On his new mixtape, Coloring Book, Chance the Rapper sings praises to God, and the skills of Kanye West.  More from SlateChance the Rapper’s Coloring Book is the First Gospel-Rap Masterpiece. Download the record here. Listen to “Blessings” after the jump:

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Deliver Us

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new baby

TCC’s own Anna Keating writes in America about giving birth, suffering made sweet, and how different Catholic women deal with miscarriage, labor and delivery. “It was hard work but beautiful and lovely too.” Read the entire essay here: Deliver Us

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Prayers and Readings for Anniversaries

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The Birthday by Chagall

The painting above is l’Anniversaire, or “The Birthday” by the Jewish painter, Marc Chagall, who happens to be Pope Francis’ favorite artist. In the painting Chagall is seen “bending over backward” to kiss his wife, Bella, whom he married the same year the painting was made. We think it’s a fitting painting for those celebrating an anniversary. After the jump you’ll find prayers and blessings for anniversary celebrations from Catholic Household Blessings and Prayers:

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