Source Archives

December 2018

The Fleet Sources – 16 December 2018 – Third Sunday of Advent – Gaudete – 3-C

Be Still And Know That I Am God (N) –Pray Without Ceasing (C) – Getting Closer To God (S)

CatholicCulture.org – “Rejoice, the Lord is Near! Gaudete Sunday, Ember Days and O Antiphons,” by Jennifer Gregory Miller
https://www.catholicculture.org/culture/liturgicalyear/blog/index.cfm?ID=172

Liturgy Guy – “Gaudete in Domino Semper: Dom Guéranger on the Third Sunday of Advent,” by Brian Williams
https://liturgyguy.com/tag/gaudete-sunday/

 

Reasons To Rejoice! (N); Rejoice! (C) (S)

Catholic Weekly – “The major feasts of Advent,” by Catholic News Service, December 3, 2015.
https://www.catholicweekly.com.au/the-major-feasts-of-advent/

 

Saints Preserve Us! (N) – Champions of the Faith (C) – Heroes of Our Faith (S)

St. Olympias, a courageous and saintly woman:
EWTN article:
https://www.ewtn.com/library/MARY/OLYMPIAS.HTM

And an Orthodox Christian perspective:
https://oca.org/saints/lives/2013/07/25/102087-holy-woman-olympias-olympiada-the-deaconess-of-constantinople

 

Scriptural Secrets (N) – Hidden Treasures (C) – Bible Secrets (S)

Regarding ‘dynamic’ reading of the Bible: refer to  Catechism of the Catholic Church CCC 115-119

Dr. Jeff Mirus of CatholicCulture.org addresses the Catholic approach to scripture:
https://www.catholicculture.org/commentary/articles.cfm?id=489#

 

Catechetical Corner (N) – Catholic Passport (C) – Catholic I.D. (S)

Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 1, 355, 365)

 

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The Fleet Sources – 9 December 2018 – Second Sunday of Advent – 2-C

The Music of Luke (N); Luke’s Music (C); Poetry of Luke (S)

 Catholic Resources – The Liturgy of the Hours, Compiled by Fr. Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D.
http://catholic-resources.org/LoH/Hours-Ordinary.htm

Catholic Straight Answers – “What is the difference between a solemnity, a feast, and a memorial?”
http://catholicstraightanswers.com/what-is-the-difference-between-a-solemnity-a-feast-and-a-memorial/

EWTN – “Solemnities, Feasts, Memorials,” Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy at the Regina Apostolorum university
https://www.ewtn.com/library/liturgy/zlitur240.htm

 

Lukan Lights (N); Luke’s Lamp (C); Luke Leads the Way (S)

 Catholic Answers – Gospel of St. Luke
https://www.catholic.com/encyclopedia/luke-gospel-of-saint

Catholic Answers – Who’s On First, Matthew, Mark, Luke?
https://www.catholic.com/magazine/print-edition/whos-on-first-matthew-mark-or-luke

USCCB – Luke, Introduction
http://www.usccb.org/bible/luke/0

CNA – Gospel of Luke
https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/resources/bible/introduction-to-the-new-testament/gospel-of-luke

 

Saints Preserve Us! (N); Champions of the Faith (C);  Heroes of the Faith (S)

 New Advent Catholic Encyclopedia – John of the Cross
http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/08480a.htm

Franciscan Media – John of the Cross
https://www.franciscanmedia.org/saint-john-of-the-cross/

Christian Classics Ethereal Library – John of the Cross
https://www.ccel.org/ccel/john_cross

 

Scriptural Secrets (N); Hidden Treasures (C); Bible Secrets (S)

USCCB – Baruch
http://www.usccb.org/bible/baruch/4

 

Catechetical Corner (N); Catholic Passport (C); Catholic I.D. (S)

 Catechism of the Catholic Church- (CCC 249)

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The Fleet Sources – 2 December 2018 – First Sunday of Advent – 1-C

Lukan Lights (N), The Lamplight of Luke (C), Luke Leads the Way (S)

 Baker Publishing Group – Unique Characteristics of Luke
http://cdn.bakerpublishinggroup.com/processed/esource-assets/files/831/original/hyperlink-07-04.pdf?1417402808

CNA  – Gospel of Luke
https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/resources/bible/introduction-to-the-new-testament/gospel-of-luke

Catholic Answers – the Gospel of Luke
https://www.catholic.com/encyclopedia/luke-gospel-of-saint


Saints Preserve Us (N) – Heroes (C) – Champions (S): John Chrysostom

 John A. Hardon, S.J. Modern Catholic Dictionary. Bardstown, KY: Eternal Life, 2004.
*p. 247: heresy

 St. John Damascene aka Martyr John of Damascus:
New Advent:
http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/08459b.htm
and
Orthodox Church
https://oca.org/saints/lives/2016/12/04/103473-martyr-john-of-damascus

The History of Iconoclasm:
http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/07620a.htm


Scriptural Secrets (N) – Hidden Gems (C) – Unseen Riches (S)

Catholic Teachings on End Times, Millennium and Rapture found in Revelation:
https://www.ewtn.com/expert/answers/endtimes.htm
and
Fr. Dwight Longenecker clarifies Catholic Teaching on the End Times:
http://www.ncregister.com/blog/longenecker/catholic-prophecy-of-the-end-times


Catechetical Corner (N) – Catholic Passport (C) – Boarding Pass (S)

 Catechism of the Catholic Church- (CCC 185, 199, 200)

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