Category: Catholic 101

Christmas in Bastogne, 1944

On Christmas in 1944, over 70 years ago, American forces stopped a last ditch counterattack by the German army aimed at stopping the allied efforts to retake Europe from Nazi control. This is historically known as the “Battle of the…

Are angels superstitious?

Many religions throughout history have had a doctrine concerning something like angels and demons. Although the beliefs vary depending on the specific religion, the essential idea is the same. Catholic Church teaching holds that there are literal angels and literal…