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Winter 2014-2015

Here you can find an archive of past talks given during our Welcoming Catholics Home Winter 2014-2015 Series. Most of the documents are in Microsoft Word format, except as noted.

January 6, 2015: “CATHOLICISM – THE TEACHINGS OF JESUS”
Fr. Barron DVD & Discussion
See www.catholicismseries.com

January 13, 2015: FINDING FELLOWSHIP AT A CATHOLIC MASS
Presentation & Discussion
How do Catholics experience the ultimate in fellowship at the Mass? How is the need for human fellowship satisfied in Catholic life?

January 20, 2015: THE DIVINE MERCY CHAPLET
Catholic Prayers & Devotions
Who is St. Faustina and why is this prayer so powerful? What is the history of the Divine Mercy image and what is it meant to convey to us?

January 27, 2015: “CATHOLICISM – THE MYSTERY OF THE LITURGY AND THE EUCHARIST”
Fr. Barron DVD & Discussion
See www.catholicismseries.com

February 3, 2015: WHAT IF MY FAMILY DOES NOT SUPPORT MY RETURN TO THE CHURCH?
Presentation & Discussion
How to best navigate relationships with family members and friends who are uncomfortable or do not support someone returning to the Catholic Church?

February 10, 2015: WHY DO CATHOLICS DO THAT?
Presentation & Discussion
When to bow, when to kneel, when to genuflect, when to fast, when to make the sign of the cross? What not to do?

February 17, 2015: STATIONS OF THE CROSS AND LENTEN PRACTICES
Catholic Prayers & Devotions
What is the history of the Way of the Cross? Why does the Church pray this devotion on Fridays during Lent? How does one observe the Catholic Lenten practices of prayer, fasting and almsgiving? What is their purpose?

February 24, 2015: “CATHOLICISM – PRAYER AND THE LIFE OF THE SPIRIT”
Fr. Barron DVD & Discussion
See www.catholicismseries.com