What Do Catholics Believe?

Prayer
Prayer is communion with God. Prayer can be public or personal, spoken or silent. The Psalms are prayers we sing. 

The Liturgical Calendar
The seasons of the Church follow one universal liturgical calendar. 

Papacy & Christian Unity
The Pope is the chief pastor and shepherd of the whole Church.

Catholic Essentials
We follow spiritual law and foundation.

Sacraments
The Catholic Church has defined seven sacraments - instituted by and through the life of Jesus Christ. 

 

 Additional resources from around the we that can provide you with more insight about what Catholics believe and why...

Documents of the Second Vatican Council

Link to The Catholic Encyclopedia

Link to the Catechism of the Church

Link to the Code of Canon Law

Link to the New American Bible

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