RCIA: Saints and the Blessed Virgin Mary

Last night in RCIA the class learned about the saints and the Blessed Virgin Mary (Theotokos in the Eastern Catholic and Orthodox Churches) and the role they fulfill within the Catholic Church. Many Christians wonder why Catholics (as well as Orthodox and Episcopalians/Anglicans) venerate saints and proceed to call the veneration of saints the “worship” … More RCIA: Saints and the Blessed Virgin Mary

My RCIA: Right of Christian Initiation of Adults from the Begining to Current

I am now six weeks into my RCIA classes and I have learned so much about Catholicism, more so than when I was doing my undergrad in religious studies. But that’s what happens where you are expected to know the fundamentals of the world’s major religions from the Abrahamic faiths (Judaism, Christianity, and Islam) to … More My RCIA: Right of Christian Initiation of Adults from the Begining to Current