Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

The American Thanksgiving holiday is not about the Eucharist but it is the secular holiday that most resembles a Catholic holy day because it...

Halloween

October 31 is known as Halloween because the following day, All Saints Day, is a solemnity and a holy day of obligation so the...
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

The American Thanksgiving holiday is not about the Eucharist but it is the secular holiday that most resembles a Catholic holy day because it...

Halloween

Because All Saints Day is a solemnity and a holy day of obligation, the Church’s official prayers begin with a vigil the evening before,...
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Every year on the fourth Thursday in November, Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. The holiday commemorates when Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians thanked God for the...

Halloween

On November 1, All Saints Day, the Catholic Church honors all of God’s saints, even those who have not been canonized by the Church....

Labor Day

There is a sacred link between dignified work and faith. Good work provides insight into who we are as human beings and our work...
Christmas

Christmas

Almost immediately after Adam and Eve committed the Original Sin and fell from grace, God promised that He would send a Savior to make...
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Every year on the fourth Thursday in November, Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. The holiday commemorates when Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians thanked God for the...