apostolate

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Josemaría Escrivá

St. Josemaría Escrivá

“Christian couples should be aware that they are called to sanctity themselves and to sanctify others, that they are called to be apostles and that their first apostolate is in the home. They should understand that founding a family, educating their children, and exercising a Christian influence in society, are supernatural tasks. The effectiveness and the success of their life […]

Daily Catholic Quote from Dorothy Day

Dorothy Day

“We cannot build up the idea of the apostolate of the laity without the foundation of the liturgy.” (Dorothy Day) Please help us in our mission to assist readers to integrate their Catholic faith, family and work. Tell your family and friends about this article using both the Recommend and Share buttons below and via email. We value your comments […]

Preach it and Live it!

Photography © by Andy Coan

Editor’s Note: Reflection on the Mass readings for the 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B) – Job 7:1-4, 6-7; Psalms 147:1-2, 3-4, 5-6; First Corinthians 9:16-19, 22-23; Mark 1:29-39. This series appears each Wednesday. The Bible is not just for churches and synagogues. Portions of it are read as literature, even in secular university classrooms.  Invariably, when you look […]

Daily Quote from Francis Fernandez

“Our Lord asks everyone to give good example in their daily lives and in a fruitful apostolate.  There are many admirable examples around us, but we have to pray that, among Christians, those who lead and govern, people of influence, parents, teachers, priests and everyone who is any way a good shepherd for others will grow daily in holiness.”  (Francis […]