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“Ask a Priest: What’s a Single Person to Do?”

Q: It seems as though the Catholic Church places heavy emphasis on marriage. Although I feel called to marriage, I am not married at this time. This is not due to a lack of effort and prayer on my part. As a single Catholic, is there any value to my existence as far as the Church is concerned? If the answer is yes, then why... Get the Answer!

“Ask a Priest: Do You Tell a 13-Year-Old His Sister Is Living With Someone?”

Q: My 23-year-old daughter is engaged to be married and recently moved in with her fiancé. I have not told my son about her decision. She has asked if my son can visit her at her home and I have denied her request. I am ashamed of her even though she said she will remain pure until her wedding day. What do I do about my son?... Get the Answer!

1/27 St Paula Elizabeth Cerioli, Widow and Foundress of the Institute of the Holy Family, (entered heaven on Christmas Eve, 1865)

1/27 St Paula Elizabeth Cerioli, Widow and Foundress of the Institute of the Holy Family, (entered heaven on Christmas Eve, 1865): uncleeddy: Dear Lizzie, If only you knew how... Read More

1/26 St Timothy and St Titus, Bishops (entered heaven at the end of the first century)

1/26 St Timothy and St Titus, Bishops (entered heaven at the end of the first century): uncleeddy: Dear Tatiana, If I remember correctly (which is a big “if”), today marks... Read More

1/25 The Conversion of St Paul, Apostle (occurred in 34)

1/25 The Conversion of St Paul, Apostle (occurred in 34): uncleeddy: Dear Polly, I empathize with your disappointment. I wish I had some words of explanation or comfort for... Read More

1/24 St Francis de Sales, Bishop and Doctor, (entered heaven this day in 1622)

1/24 St Francis de Sales, Bishop and Doctor, (entered heaven this day in 1622): uncleeddy: Dear Francisco, Please, explain this mystery to me. Why in the world do we modern... Read More

“Ask a Priest: Why Does God Allow Some Couples to Suffer Infertility?”

Q: Why does God allow good people to suffer in pain of infertility? God said, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing that moves on the earth.” And yet, couples go through the pain of having... Get the Answer!

1/23 St Asclas of Antinoe, (in Egypt) Martyr (entered heaven around 287)

1/23 St Asclas of Antinoe, (in Egypt) Martyr (entered heaven around 287): uncleeddy: Dear Aunty, Though I haven’t heard from you in a long while, I am still counting on your... Read More

1/22 St Anastasius the Persian, Martyr (entered heaven this day in 628)

1/22 St Anastasius the Persian, Martyr (entered heaven this day in 628): uncleeddy: Dear Stacy, I commend your eager desire to become “deeper in joy and wiser in prayer”,... Read More

1/21 St Agnes, Virgin and Martyr (entered heaven this day in 304)

1/21 St Agnes, Virgin and Martyr (entered heaven this day in 304): uncleeddy: Dear Virginia, Your objection is understandable, but wrong. Of course you are unworthy to give... Read More

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