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Adult Catechism
with 
Padre Eduardo Ortega
Are you doing your homework by being "Salt of the Earth"?

 

 

Seven Spiritual Works of Mercy

 

1.  Counsel the doubtful.

2.  Instruct  the ignorant.
3.  Admonish sinners.
4.  Comfort the afflicted.
5.  Forgive offenses.
6.  Bear wrongs patiently.
7.  Pray for the living and the dead.

 

Seven Corporal Works of Mercy

 

1.  Feed the hungry.

2.  Give drink to the thirsty.

3.  Clothe the naked.

4.  Shelter the homeless.

5.  Visit the sick.

6.  Visit the imprisoned.

7.  Bury the dead. 

What are Five Catholic Practices?

1.   Prayer

2.   Penance

3.   Works of Mercy

4.   Fasting

5.   Pilgrimage

How often do you go to confession?

It is recommended to go to confession  often to seek forgiveness and reconcile with God for our sins. Come to confessions on Wednesday from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

How is your relationship with God? How often do you pray?

1. Litrugy of the Hours

2. Holy Mass

3. Devotions

4. Scripture

5. Adoration

 

   Devotions

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1.  Pilgrimages

2,  Novenas

3.  Rosary

4.  The Angelus

5.  Stations of the    Cross

6.  Meditations

7.  Litanies

8.  Processions & Celebrations to venerate Mary & Saints