We play Catholic Trivia over on Instagram each month. These are the questions and answers to this month’s #4thFridayTrivia game.
It’s time to see how much you know about the Bible.
Catholics are (half-jokingly) notorious for our lack of knowledge about the Bible, so if this is a tough round of Trivia for you, you’re not alone.
Though I would argue, we do know our Bible. We know the message and the stories. Any one of us could probably spout off a list of parables a mile long.
But technical details and memorization facts? Not so much.
Now is your chance to learn a little more of that! I’m not going to lie, I included some of these questions simply because I learned them recently and figured other people might want to learn them, too!
Continue reading “What Do You Know About the Catholic Bible?”
#MyMassTakeaway for the 4th Sunday in Lent.
As a hungry teen in my mom’s kitchen, I would often sample the pantry.
“I don’t know what I’m hungry for.”
I’d eat a cookie, a handful of chips, a few crackers, a piece of chocolate. Nothing satisfied.
And then my mom would offer me something, “Can I make you an omelet?”
My mom makes the best omelets. Stuffed with veggie and cheese and cooked just right to perfect fluffiness and deliciousness.
The real food she offered me – nutritious, healthy, and yummy – always satisfied.
Continue reading “I’ll Be Here – Come Back When You’re Ready”
#MyMassTakeaway for the 2nd Sunday in Lent.
I just love St. Peter. He’s the guy to turn to when we feel like we’re getting it all wrong. Chances are, he’s been there done that.
Peter denied Jesus, rebuked Jesus, lost faith in the middle of a miracle and began to drown. Even Saint Paul had to tell Peter what’s what once in a while.
Despite all Peter’s shortcomings, though, Jesus called Peter the Rock. He built the Church on Peter, and left Peter to take care of it.
If Peter, with all his faults and shortcomings, can be the Rock on which Christ’s Church is built, then there’s hope for me to be who Christ is calling me to be, too.
Let’s take a look at what Peter’s up to, today.
Continue reading “The Gospel in Which God Tells Peter to Shut it.”
#MyMassTakeaway for the 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time.
Just imagine the world as a place where people were quick to extend mercy and slow to pass judgment. Where forgiveness prevailed over condemnation. Where enemies loved each other.
In the Gospel of Luke, Jesus says,
Continue reading “You can be your enemy’s greatest gift”
Today’s the 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time.
Find the Mass Readings here: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, November 4, 2018 Continue reading “Love Yourself, Too.”
Today’s post on Sibling Rivalry is #MyMassTakeaway for the Mass readings on 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time.
Find the Mass Readings here: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time, September 23, 2018 Continue reading “A Biblical Approach to Sibling Rivalry”
Today’s the 1st Sunday in Lent
Find the Mass Readings here: 1st Sunday in Lent, February 18, 2018 Continue reading “#MyMassTakeaway: The Good News”
Today’s the 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time.
Find the Mass Readings here: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time, February 4, 2018 Continue reading “#MyMassTakeaway: Evangelization”
Today’s the 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time.
Find the Mass Readings here: 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time, October 8, 2017 Continue reading “#MyMassTakeaway: Grapes in the Vineyard”