On Commendation of the Soul and Expiration

For probably over 1000 years, these are the last prayers any Catholic would hear at the moment of death, prayed by the priest after both extreme unction and the Apostolic Pardon. These prayers are known as the Commendation of the Soul, the Litany for the Dying, The Three Prayers for Mercy and the Prayers at the moment of Expiration. P/C Fr. Richard Heilman.

RomeCast 10: People Pleasing

“You shall not bow down to them or serve them, for I the Lord your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and the fourth generation of those who hate me, but showing steadfast love to thousands of those who love me and keep my commandments.”—Ex 20:5-6

RomeCast 9: How Do Catholics Maintain Courage in the Public Forum?

How do Catholics navigate conscience and public courage in a time of doctrinal confusion?  In today’s RomeCast, we look at some high profile Catholics like Jim Gaffigan, Joseph Sciambra and Justice Thomas, as well as a pro-life priest in Colorado.   We also recall the price of telling the truth, as seen in the recently deceased Natacha Jaitt.