Eastern Rites

St. Charbel and lessons of the universal Church

Villa Serenella Monastery

I’ve had the opportunity to live in Rome twice, once as an undergraduate and once as a graduate student. There’s nothing like living in the Eternal City, and both semesters impacted my faith in incredible ways. I find myself getting “Rome-sick” pretty frequently, so I have to constantly remind myself that it wasn’t just sunshine, roses, papal Masses and gelato. […]

Daily Catholic Quiz – Principal Act of Worship

Question: The principal act of worship is called the Holy Mass in the Roman Rite of the Catholic Church in the west. The Eastern Rites of the Catholic Church refer to this act of worship as the ____________. Answer here or on Facebook. Also, you are encouraged to suggest future questions. Please help us in our mission to assist readers […]