Many Catholics keep their palms from Palm Sunday as a sacramental in their home. Some weave them into crosses. After a year the palms are returned to the church to be burned for ashes on Ash Wednesday. Want to make a simple palm cross? Learn how after the jump:Read More
The sculpture above, “Paired Hands” is by the artist Andrew Ramiro Tirado. Today is the Feast of St. Joseph, husband of Mary, the Mother of God. Joseph was a woodworker, and we honor him for his role in the Holy Family and in the life of Jesus. Learn all about how to celebrate St. Joseph’s day in our new book. Listen to the hymn & more after the jump:Read More
Is there a conspiracy behind Catholics going meatless or eating fish on Fridays? Get the story from NPR here: Did the Pope Really Make a Secret Pact to Sell More Fish?