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CRS welcomes senators' call for humanitarian funding to West Bank, Gaza

Catholic Relief Services was among 18 organizations that have welcomed the introduction of a Senate Resolution calling on the Trump administration to ...

'Living Lent': Holy Thursday

PRAY: "I give you a new commandment, says the Lord: love one another as I have loved you." (John 13:34)

HOLY THURSDAY: What is the foot washing ceremony and why does it matter?

Why did Jesus wash the Disciples' feet? It seems like such a humiliating task, yet it's also personal, almost intimate. That Jesus performed this ...

Holy Thursday: He Loves to the End

Jesus Christ has loved us to the very end. There is great spiritual profit to be found in meditating on those words. They might give the ...

Footwashing, the Holy Thursday Mandatum: God is Love and Love is a Verb

As we enter into these three days, the one day, we make this mystery our own. No mere spectators in this Act of Love we become ...

Aspiration: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, April 18, 2019

O my dear Angel Guardian, preserve me from the misfortune of offending God.

St. Apollonius the Apologist: Saint of the Day for Thursday, April 18, 2019

Martyr whose Apologia, or defense of the faith, is considered one of the most priceless documents of the early Church. Apollonius was a Roman senator ...

Happy Priest on Holy Thursday, Eucharist, Holiness and Priesthood

Transubstantiation means "change of substance," or "change of reality." When the priest repeats the words that Jesus spoke at the Last Supper, ...

Daily Readings for Thursday, April 18, 2019

Reading 1: Exodus 12:1-8, Reading 1: Exodus 12:11-14, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 116:12-13, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 116:15-18, Gospel: John ...

Daily Reading for Friday, April 19th, 2019 HD

Reading 1, Isaiah 52:13--53:12 13 Look, my servant will prosper, will grow great, will rise to great heights. 14 As many people were aghast at him ...