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Interested in learning more about your Catholic Faith? Check out https://www.ewtn.com/ the Eternal Word Television Network. Here you can access, Daily Readings, the Bible, Devotions and make a prayer request. You can also check out the News or even listen to EWTN radio or watch an episode of their television show. This is a Catholic-themed website that has much to offer! Check it out today.

 


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Maybe you'd like some answers to your questions about the Catholic faith?  Check out: https://www.catholic.com/  Here you can type in your question, click FIND and the site will offer a few different articles regarding the answer to your question. This site intends to help Catholics defend their faith because let's face it sometimes we are asked a question that just may make us scratch our head or we just plain forgot the answer. No need to worry, check out this website today and get those answers you're looking for.

 


Would you like to learn more about Pope Francis, then visit http://w2.vatican.va. At this website, you can read the Daily Bulletin of the Holy See Press Office, catch up on the Vatican News, check out the Pope's calendar and view some photos and videos. You can also read his encyclicals, messages and letters and prayers and that's not all. So head on over to the Vatican website and don't forget to pray for our Pope every day. 

Let us pray for Pope Francis our Pope. May the Lord preserve him, and give him life, and make him blessed upon the earth, and deliver him not up to the will of his enemies. [Psalm 40:3]

Say the Our Father and the Hail Mary.

O God, Shepherd and Ruler of all Thy faithful people, look mercifully upon Thy servant Pope Francis, whom Thou hast chosen as shepherd to preside over Thy Church. Grant him, we beseech Thee, that by his word and example, he may edify those over whom he hath charge, so that together with the flock committed to him, may he attain everlasting life. Through Christ our Lord. Amen.


                 

  Hoping to keep your teenagers close to their Catholic faith? Consider visiting  https://lifeteen.com/ This website leads teenagers and their families into a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ and His Church. It also offers so much information and it's not just for teenagers, parents will find interesting articles as well. So grab your cup of coffee and a cozy blanket and check out this website and check out what LifeTeen has to offer!


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 Sometimes when saying the Rosary, we get distracted. We begin saying the decade and by the middle of that particular decade, our mind is wandering. Have no fear, you are not alone. Why not try saying a "Scriptural Rosary?"  Visit https://www.scripturalrosary.org On the home page there are instructions on how to say the Rosary and you can even listen to an audio version as well. This will indeed help you stay on  track while praying. Don't forget to click on the Rosary Count and see how many have been prayed thus far.

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Want to help protect the unborn? One great site to visit is https://lifechoicesonline.org/  This ministry provides assistance to those in a crisis pregnancy and to families in need while educating the public about the value of human life. This organization is guided by Catholic moral principles, under the patronage of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Once at the website, you can read client testimonials, learn about Babies in Action, check out some other resources and if you want to donate your time or make a monetary donation, you can do so on the home page. Being Catholic = Being Pro-Life!

 


Are you interested in finding out more about our Diocese of Metuchen, click on https://diometuchen.org/ The Mission of our Diocese is to evangelize all people, at all times, and in all places. We are to proclaim the message of Jesus; to teach His truth; to extend His love to people of all ages. There are many things on the website that may be of interest to you. Don't forget to check out the "Events" tab to keep up with the Bishop's schedule. We must always remember to pray for Bishop James Checchio who was ordained as Bishop of Metuchen on May 3, 2016. 


Want to listen to some old Church hymns dating back to 1850? Click right here, http://www.catholicdevotionalhymns.com/ and choose which song you wish to listen to. You can select which Church you wish to hear from on the left and a list of songs will appear. You can also look up the Index of Songs and that will give you a list of all the songs on the website.  "Goodnight Sweet Jesus" is a beautiful hymn worth listening too as well as many others. Enjoy!

 


 Looking for a good Catholic book to read. Check out https://www.ignatius.com/ From Best Sellers to New & Recently Released you are bound to find something worth reading on this website. This site also offers Videos, Audio, Religious Education and you just may find something in the Clearance section too!  Another great website to visit when looking for something to read is https://www.icspublications.org/. the Institute for Carmelite Studies.

This site is best known for the translations of Carmelite classics: the works of Teresa of Avila, John of the Cross, Lawrence of the Resurrection, Thérèse of LisieuxElizabeth of the Trinity, and Edith Stein. Their editions of these works—all with ample notes and explanatory materials, and translated whenever possible from the critical texts—are widely hailed for their accuracy, readability, and affordability.