A Sermon of St. John Marie Vianney on Purity

Alas, my dear brethren, how little purity is known in the world; how little we value it; what little care we take to preserve it; what little zeal we have in asking God for it, since we cannot have it of ourselves. No, my dear brethren, it is not known to those notorious and seasoned…

Christopher West’s Theology of the Body

David L. SchindlerProvost/Dean and Gagnon Professor of Fundamental Theology at the Pontifical Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family Regarding his interview on Nightline, Christopher West says that his remarks were taken out of context. In some sense, this is surely true. However, the comments as aired are the latest in a long list of…

The Christopher West Show: A Neo-Catholic Scandal

Christopher A. Ferrara REMNANT COLUMNIST, New Jersey from the Remnant Newspaper Christopher West at a recent Theology of theBody road show in Hawaii. (Posted 07/01/09 www.RemnantNewspaper.com) Christopher West’s appearance on Nightline, during which he praised Hugh Hefner and asserted that John Paul II advanced the sexual revolution “in the right direction,” is but the latest in a…

A Young Lady Looks at Life – St. Thérèse of Lisieux

This site compiled this information. Extracts taken from A biography of a Soul Pride There was another fault I had when wide awake, which Mama doesn’t mention in her letters, and this was an excessive self-love. I will give only two examples of this in order not to prolong the recital. One day, Mama said:…

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DECENCY and MODESTY PASTORAL LETTER OF HIS EXCELLENCY THE MOST REVEREND ALBERT G. MEYER, S.T.D., S.S.L. ARCHBISHOP OF MILWAUKEE May 1, 1956

DECENCYand MODESTYA PASTORAL LETTER OFHIS EXCELLENCY THE MOST REVERENDALBERT G. MEYER, S.T.D., S.S.L.ARCHBISHOP OF MILWAUKEE May 1, 1956 To THE CLERGY, RELIGIOUS, AND FAITHFUL LAITY OF THEARCHDIOCESE OF MILWAUKEE: GREETINGS AND BLESSING!Dearly Beloved in Christ:I. INTRODUCTION – SUBJECT MATTER OF Tars PASTORAL In the discharge of his pastoral office, a Bishop frequentlyremembers the solemn words…

Criticizing How Others Dress: Charity is Needed!

We at OfficialCatholicModesty.com could not agree more with this lady who wrote a letter to the Editor objecting to the crude and terrible lack of charity and just plain mean way Marion Horvatt dissected pro lifers and how they dressed, using them as “examples” of vanity and vulgarity.. when truly these are young people laying…

Understanding Modesty: Objective Standards and Practical Insights

Originally posted on this website —> here. BY STEFANIE NICHOLAS This article is featured in the current Print Edition (August 2019) of Catholic Family News (subscribe HERE; current subscribers can access the E-Edition HERE). Editor’s Note: In preparation for tomorrow’s great Feast of the Assumption of Our Lady, we offer the following essay by Stefanie Nicholas, who candidly…

Holy Mass Etiquette and Attire – What Every Good Catholic Must Know

Reposted from FishEaters Cover photo: Caramia Caballero | @caramiaelenakatarinakristina The basic idea of how we should behave in Church is summed up by the Second Council of Lyons, A.D. 1274: It is fitting that He Whose abode has been established in peace should be worshipped in peace and with due reverence. Churches, then, should be…