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FAQ's about our Faith

Frequently asked questions about the Catholic Church

OLPH Church
  1. What do Catholics believe in? (An overview of Catholic teaching)
    http://www.americancatholic.org/Newsletters/CU/ac1086.asp


  2. What is the Holy Trinity?
    http://www.cuf.org/Faithfacts/details_view.asp?ffID=136


  3. Why does the Catholic Church worship on Sundays?
    http://www.cuf.org/Faithfacts/details_view.asp?ffID=134


  4. What are the different parts of the mass and their meanings?
    http://www.catholic.org/prayers/mass.php


  5. Which parts of the Mass have remained unchanged over time? Why have some parts of the Mass changed?
    http://www.cuf.org/Faithfacts/details_view.asp?ffID=232


  6. Why is there communion under both species?
    http://www.cin.org/mateo/9602127.html


  7. How many times may the Eucharist be received in one day?
    http://www.ewtn.com/library/DOCTRINE/TWICE.TXT


  8. Why are candles lit at church?
    http://www.ewtn.com/library/ANSWERS/CANDLES.htm


  9. How is someone made into a saint?
    http://www.catholicherald.com/saunders/96ws/fs961024.htm


  10. Who are the Roman Catholic patron saints?
    http://www.ewtn.com/library/MARY/PATRONS.htm


  11. What is the difference between a mortal and venial sin?
    http://www.catholic-pages.com/morality/sin.asp

FAQ's in Archdiocesan Web Site

There are numerous FAQ's covered in the web site of the Archdiocese of Toronto at http://www.archtoronto.org/about_our_faith/FAQ.html


Recommended readings:

OLPH Church
  1. Catechism of the Catholic Church
    http://www.vatican.va/archive/ENG0015/_INDEX.HTM
  2. Faith facts: The answers you need
    http://www.cuf.org/Faithfacts/View_all.asp
  3. Teaching Catholic kids
    http://www.www.catholic-kids.com
  4. How to make your house a home: Family liturgy and practices
    http://www.ewtn.com/library/FAMILY/HOUSE.TXT
  5. Music and spirituality
    http://www.ewtn.com/library/LITURGY/MUSISPIR.TXT
  6. Why Catholics donít sing
    http://www.ewtn.com/library/LITURGY/CASING.TXT