What’s on your mind?

What is an Advent Wreath? How is it connected to Christmas? Historically, the origins of the wreath date back to ancient Romans. They decorated their homes with greenery for the…

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What’s on your mind?

Why do Catholic altars have relics? Relics became integrated in the Catholic Church at the Second Council of Nicaea in 787 when Church authorities passed a law stating that every…

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What’s on your mind?

How are the Sunday Scripture readings chosen? In the first century the Church celebrated the Eucharist by obeying Christ’s directions and doing as He had done at the Last Supper the night before He died. Today, scripture is proclaimed on Sundays according to a schedule of…

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How do I know?

I got a Bible for Christmas. How do I know if it’s approved by the Catholic Church? The easiest way to tell for your Bible and many other religious books…

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What’s on your mind?

I have a question about Christmas trees. Can you explain when, where and how they started? The early Christians during the middle ages in Germany celebrated  December 24 as the…

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