Pretzels….A CATHOLIC THING…..Who Knew?

We had the distinct pleasure in speaking with Amy Grossi from the Bavarian Inn in Frankenmuth, Michigan.  Today, she spoke to us about the history of the pretzel.  If you didn’t know, the pretzel has a very rich Catholic history.  Please follow and like us:

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Catholic Family News Conference – Children of the Latter Days

I went to a Catholic Family News Conference on the weekend of May 29, 2015.  The title of this conference was Children of the Latter Days; a Catholic Treatment of Apocalypse, Anti-Christ, and Apostasy.  It sounds terrifying, right?  Well, you could say that I, kind of, gravitate to things of this nature.  Not so much as to scare the life out of me but more on the notion to be prepared.  If you go through life living with your head in the sand you’ll miss so much of life and the opportunity to avoid something that may harm you or …

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Our Lady of Guadalupe Monastery needs your help

The growth of their monastic community is in need of a building expansion.  The construction work that is required for their present expansion depends entirely on your charitable donations.  Here you will see an update of Our Lady of Guadalupe Monastery’s expansion project.  They are still in need of your help to finish this work. Please follow and like us:

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Abbey Roast coffee – Our Lady of Guadalupe Monastery

At Our Lady of Guadalupe Monastery much of the day is spent in prayer and labor. In the afternoon, while many monks begin labor chores, Brother Bernard Marino and another monk head towards a building to begin roasting coffee beans and fill requested orders for Abbey Roast Coffee, the coffee the monks roast and sell to raise money for the monastery. Please follow and like us:

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