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What “Advent” means and how to prepare for Christmas

The Church's liturgical year begins with Advent, and every end of the Calendar year - weeks before Christmas we notice changes. The priest puts on different colors and the entire altar is graced with a whole new air. But very few know what this word actually means. "Adventus": A Latin…
catholcor
December 3, 2017
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Yes even a lay person can be elected Pope. But.

Question: Someone said a lay person can be elected Pope. Is this true? Also, what is the meaning of the word "Conclave" ? Canon Law Theoretically speaking, any baptized Catholic male who is up to the age of reason can be chosen as Pope. "Male" because a woman cannot become…
catholcor
November 18, 2017
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Is it possible for a dead person to posses someone?

NOT A SOUL Human souls do not possess that kind of power. Demons are able to do that because they have a certain supernatural power and are able to perform out of the ordinary and subdue the laws of nature. However, from our human experience, human beings do not have…
catholcor
October 23, 2017
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When is it ‘bad’ to attend mass? Is it possible?

The question is really unusual however we'd attempt to answer the best way we can. Familiar with the parable of the Good Samaritan?  “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he was attacked by robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving…
catholcor
October 23, 2017
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So many people work for heaven but are later lost. Why?

People who think they'll make it: Many will say to Me on that day, ‘Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in Your name, and in Your name drive out demons and perform many miracles?’ Then I will tell them plainly, ‘I never knew you; depart from Me,you workers of lawlessness.’ Therefore everyone who hears these words of Mine…
catholcor
October 17, 2017
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A priest said the devil is mythical, is this true?

Someone wrote us a while ago with this question stating that a visiting priest in their church implied that the devil is a mythical representation or personification of evil. However, this is really misleading and does not reflect in any way the teaching of the Church or even the scriptures.…
catholcor
October 15, 2017
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Do Angels and demons really exist? proof from Church Fathers

Do Angels and demons really exist? Some people have wondered the same, however, the Church is rife with evidences, teachings and the Bible is also punctuated everywhere with the appearances and actions of God through his Angels. But what do the Fathers say about Angels and demons? Clement of Rome…
catholcor
October 13, 2017
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What will heaven be like? What does the Church and Bible say?

The truth is, no one knows exactly how it will look like. People make conjectures and the Bible uses lots of metaphors to describe something that cannot be described. “Eye has not seen nor ear heard what things God has prepared for those who love him.” -1 Cor 2:9 The Church…
catholcor
October 11, 2017
Learn to pray this special rosary for souls in purgatory Q&A

Who tortures souls in hell, God or the devil?

One of the negative impacts of Christian hagiography is the false representations of Saints; of heaven and of hell. Some arts are known to depict saints in ecstasy or talking to God. This makes it look as if all saints saw visions or had extraordinary gifts. This is very misleading.…
catholcor
October 9, 2017