Assumed Into Heaven

David Oatney Blog: Life at 25, Catechism

August 15th is the solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This feast celebrates a dogma of the faith, something that a person must assent to in order to rightly call themselves a Catholic. Catholics believe that the Blessed Virgin Mary was assumed into Heaven, that is to say that she was taken up into Heaven body and soul by …

Minor Revisions

Deacon Scott Maentz Catholic Blogs, New Evangelization, Year of Faith

Jennifer Fulwiler went from being an Atheist to a Catholic and now writes at the blog Conversion Diary. She has recently been part of her own reality show entitled, Minor Revisions. Both the show and her blog are well worth your time during the Year of Faith. My favorite part, is when Jen and her dad go after a wasp.

The Catholicism Project

Deacon Scott Maentz Catechism, Year of Faith

Fr. Bob Barron’s Catholicism series has been making its way around the country for almost a year now. If you have not had the opportunity to view it, I highly recommend doing so at your earliest opportunity. One of my goals during the Year of Faith is to watch the entire series again. Fr. Barron and his team did an excellent …