TJ Burdick

Catholic husband, father, teacher, author and blogger & catechist. I love words. And memes. And God.

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4 Practical Jokes of the Saints That Are Still Funny Today

The saints- pious persons of perfection whose constant self-denial and perseverance in prayer led them to the highest heights of heaven. The more serious, the higher their holiness. The greater they fasted, the bigger their crown. The greater their aversion to recreation and free time, the more opportunity they had to study and pray Or… …

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Searched “Strange Stained Glass Windows” Wasn’t Disappointed

Disclaimer, for the untrained eye, some of these might seem real. I assure you that some are not. Which one’s are actually hanging in churches right now? You’ll have to debate that in the combox. Here we go! Judas totally dropped the rock-flavored loaf, and he’s livid A contemporary St. Michael the Archangel The Patron …

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6 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Church Pews

When it comes to our Sunday Mass obligation, there are few things that capture our attention more than the Eucharist. Sure, there’s liturgical music too look forward to, incense to be whiffed and the customary “post-Summit-and-Source-of-Christian-Life” doughnuts to be had. But let’s be honest, there’s one thing that demands the attention of our senses slightly less than …

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The Bishops of the U.S. Respond to SCOTUS Decision on Same-Sex “Marriage”

The official USCCB Statement Archbishop Chaput, Philadelphia, PA Joint Statement from Michigan Catholic Bishops Bishop Bradley, Diocese of Kalamazoo, MI Bishop Walkowiak, Diocese of Grand Rapids, MI Archbishop Vigneron, Archdiocese of Detroit Bishop Paul S. Loverde and Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo, Diocese of VA Please check back as this list continues to grow. Please help …

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