Saints Every Catholic Hipster Needs to Know About

St. Mary of Egypt Mary was a hermitess who lived alone in the desert of Egypt for forty-seven years as penance for her previously sinful life. In a chance meeting approximately one year before her death, she encountered St. Zosimas and recounted her life story to him. She told him that she had run away to Alexandria as … Continue reading Saints Every Catholic Hipster Needs to Know About

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This Catholic Card Game Instills Love of the Faith and Saints in Children

My Catholic Kids has come out with a new version of their popular game Fishing for Saints. The original version was launched in May 2018 and sold out in two days! The company is releasing a brand new set today in limited release. What's so great about this card game (think your standard Go Fish … Continue reading This Catholic Card Game Instills Love of the Faith and Saints in Children

Rome Opens Cause for Sainthood of Chiara Corbella Petrillo

On July 2, 2018 the Diocese of Rome formally opened the cause for sainthood for Chiara Corbella Petrillo, a young mother who, after being diagnosed with cancer while pregnant, refused treatments that would endanger the life of her baby. She waited until the baby was born to undergo treatment. By the time the baby, named … Continue reading Rome Opens Cause for Sainthood of Chiara Corbella Petrillo

How to Evangelize at Walt Disney World (or Any Theme Park!)

2. Pray an Act of Contrition on the roller coaster Nothing will make the heads of your fellow passengers turn quite like saying the Act of Contrition while ascending the first, steep hill. You'll probably get some weird looks, but the descent will knock the wind out of your neighbors. At the end of the … Continue reading How to Evangelize at Walt Disney World (or Any Theme Park!)