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I Am a Traditional Catholic

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 128 People

    A Self Introduction

    My name is Ray. I am a faithful roman catholic who happens also to love going barefooted as much as possible. I believe that's the way God originally intended us to be. My first communion was when I was 8-yeaers-old. This totally blind kid-meaning me-had no idea what was...
    barefootedray barefootedray 46-50, M Dec 26, 2012

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    100% traditional, I love the Latin Tridentine

    Mass which I have been blessed growing up going to. I believe everything the Church has traditionally taught for centuries including that there is no salvation outside the Church. Call me weird or radical if you want, but this is my faith and I'm not about to give it up.
    Darkanddesolate Darkanddesolate 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 9, 2014

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    lexie98 lexie98 16-17, M Apr 17, 2014

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    Trying to get away from sin,

    but keep falling again and again. I can't just go to confession every couple of days! Anyone willing to help?
    escapesin14 escapesin14 31-35, M Jun 4, 2014

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    For several days I've had a kink in my back --

    probably slept wrong. I accepted it, and asked the Lord that my hurting would relieve somebody else who may be worse than me, and also relieve a poor soul in Purgatory. Well, a friend of mine has a terrible back problem, and had to have surgery. At the time of her surgery...
    rfrr56 rfrr56 70+, M 1 Response Oct 10, 2014

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    Where Is Your Alliegance With God Or With Man?

    It is in the light of this New Testament principle of spiritual Israel that Daniel speaks of the abomination of desolation the third and final time. These references can be found in Daniel 8:13; 11:31 and 12:11. Discerning students of prophetic history realize that these verses...
    HeavenlyWarrior HeavenlyWarrior 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 24, 2010

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    I was raised in the Episcopal Church

    and became Catholic while doing a post graduate year at the local Catholic high school. In September of 1997 I started to exclusively attend the Traditional Latin Mass which is also now known as the Extraordinary Form of the Mass. For about 11 years now I have been the...
    traditionalcatholic traditionalcatholic 61-65, M Jan 8

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    Lonely Trad

    I am a Traditional Catholic. I made the journey from Novus Ordo Catholic to conservative NO to Indult Mass to Independent Traditional Catholic. My wife divorced me because of it and now she is working through the diocese of Cleveland for the annulment. We have four children and I...
    Solotrad Solotrad 41-45 5 Responses Jun 17, 2008

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    I Need Prayers For a Conversion

    Greetings. I am requesting prayers for a single protestant to convert back to Catholicism.  They are too young to have seen the true Faith (as am I) and unfortunately have fallen into protestantism.  They are convinced about the statue worship etc. The good news is...
    MikeJay MikeJay 41-45 1 Response Aug 22, 2008

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    I am a traditional Catholic wife

    and mom. I was born into a Catholic family and all family members including my parents, siblings, aunts, uncles, nephews, and nieces. I do not believe in birth control at all ever. I have never been on birth control nor has any family member been either. All of my family...
    birthdaypartyforme birthdaypartyforme 46-50, F 5 Responses Apr 3, 2014

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    I attend Tridentine Latin Mass every Sunday

    and travelled almost an hour every Sunday in order to worship in the Tridentine mass
    mielicus mielicus 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 16

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    I am a Roman Catholic god

    before anyone except for family I love god!!!!
    dancerwithheart dancerwithheart 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 13, 2014

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    I love receiving by i cant right

    now to impure but then i confess then the devil gets me right back plz pray for me plz !!!!!
    lexie98 lexie98 16-17, M 7 Responses Apr 17, 2014

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    Traditional Catholic Forever

    I WAS BORN A TRADITIONAL CATHOLIC AND WISH TO REMAIN SO.  I HAVE DIFFICULTY WITH ALL THE CHANGES FROM VATICAN II.  I STILL LIKE THE LATIN MASS. I AM LIVING IN THE GREATER CLEVELAND AREA IN A NURSING FACILITY.  I HAVE A KEEN MIND AND AM RECOVERING FROM A STROKE WITH WONDERFUL...
    IRENE1920 IRENE1920 66-70, F 4 Responses Jul 7, 2011

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    I Am Catholic

    I believe in King Jesus Christ and His Holy Catholic Church now and forevermore. Amen.
    cceerpp cceerpp 22-25 2 Responses Dec 15, 2010

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    Overdrive18 Overdrive18 18-21, M Oct 16, 2014

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    All My Life

    I grew up in a pretty active Catholic Family. Also living from Air Base to Air Base because my father was in the military. It wasn't until I was 5 that things started changing, I wasn't exactly noticing changes, but my Mother ran into a Traditional Catholic Order in the Northwest...
    solafide17 solafide17 18-21 1 Response Jul 25, 2008

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    I Found the Pearl of Great Price...

    My journey towards traditional Catholicism began in 2001. I was then very active in our church being a member of the choir and a youth minister for Singles for Christ. One day as I was browsing our huge collection of novena booklets, I found a dusty old prayer booklet that...
    dunamissimo dunamissimo 26-30 4 Responses Jun 6, 2008

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    Fr. Scott Donahue

    There are priests that should never have taken the vows and priests that are what our parishioners call "people priests" - they are helpful and friendly to all. One of the latter is Father {Louis} Scott Donahue. He is not only the CEO of Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, but he is...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Apr 21, 2013

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    I Attend The Paul VI Mass

    I can't get to a Tridentine Mass, but I really want to go. I try to hint to people in my parish about restoring the Tridentine Mass, but it doesn't really get a favorable response. They like having the priest facing the people and not having to dress up or wear a head covering...
    kentel kentel 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 24, 2013

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    The Mercy Home Tapings And Me

    One of the other things that Father Scott presided over were masses at Mercy Home For Boys and Girls, several of which were taped for broadcast over WGN-TV. Many of the surrounding Chicagoland churches were invited for participation in these masses, taped three at a time. One...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Apr 22, 2013

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    EF Mass

    For me the EF Mass is extremely important. I come away from the service feeling that I've really been to Mass and witnessed something truly spiritual and special. For me the most important part is the silence. We live such busy noisy lives nowadays that to come to Church and be...
    ben1815 ben1815 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 16, 2013

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    Hi imma 15 year old girl

    and having trouble with purity and help pllz i need it and wow right before Easter when our lord awakens o man im soo bad
    lexie98 lexie98 16-17, M 2 Responses Apr 17, 2014

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    This weekend was a beautiful weekend in Anaheim,

    California, at the SCRC (Southern California Renewal Community), which is part of the Catholic charismatic movement. There were many beautiful talks by priests, deacons, religious, and even lay people. It is very Spirit filled, and a very Spirit filled weekend. It's my booster...
    rfrr56 rfrr56 70+, M Sep 1, 2014

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    Rosary

    I have found an immense inner peace in many areas of my life since I began praying the rosary. there are times when I was about to lose my sanity and yet a few minutes with the beads and I am at peace again. I have prayed it in the morning and found my otherwise hectic days to be...
    Lifewalk2000 Lifewalk2000 51-55, M 2 Responses Apr 9, 2013

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    The Convent Blessed For The Feast Of St Thomas Aquinas

    Ten Dominican Sisters have recently joined our parish and today their convent was blessed. St Thomas Aquinas is the patron of our school, St Thomas Aquinas College.  Today is his Feast Day and traditionally we have a school Mass to honour the occasion.  This year was made even...
    perseverer perseverer 51-55, F 6 Responses Mar 7, 2012

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    I Am Not a Rad-trad.

    I am fond of many of the traditions in the church which seem to not be upheld as important anymore, such as: receiving on the tongue frequent confession veiling the EF of the Mass That being said, I do attend the OF of the Mass more often than the EF, and...
    AmILovely AmILovely 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 15, 2008

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    I believe, accept and follow the traditional

    teaching of the Catholic Church and try to follow them in my life. I do not believe that the Church should soften, simplify or change it's teachings to attract or retain members for whom it's teachings are too difficult or unpalatable to reconcile with a modern secular...
    MrsSThomas MrsSThomas 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 5, 2014

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    Related Experiences

     Earned a B.A. in Theology (Catholic), my 2nd Bachelors, from Newman University some time ago.
    paleryder paleryder 51-55, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    It is so wrong for anyone to be without loving family, without mom and dad. I have a very nice husband and together we decided to support a young girl or single mother of one...
    Kindmama Kindmama 46-50, F 8 hrs ago

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    Hell yes! When everything else is ******** away, what is left, but family. Yes, family is very important. Some families are screwed up to the gills, and people may have to find...
    TW8NY TW8NY 41-45, M 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    As a Catholic Christian, I believe in modesty of clothes. I have studied the following site and agreed. Men and women must be careful about clothes. http://www.catholicapologetics...
    katsuobushi katsuobushi 36-40, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Pajamas. Good old traditional pajamas!
    neoshaman neoshaman 61-65, M 6 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    You'll notice it's Sherlock HOLMES. Not Sherlock. People who know about these things tell me Cumberbatch is a great actor but the sight of Holmes trying to rescue a woman's camera...
    talkinaftermidnight talkinaftermidnight 36-40, M 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    1 - My name is Serena. 2 - I am 27. 3 - I am Italian, with Spanish, Greek and Hungarian origins. 4 - I have black hair and green eyes. 5 - I like football (I mean soccer) and...
    disappeared88 disappeared88 26-30, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Bridesmaids are always close friends, cousins or sisters of the bride, and they wear beautiful dresses and hold nosegays in their hands to attend the bride's big day and complement...
    flywishes flywishes 26-30, F 19 hrs ago

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    i dont understand women now days ,why WOULDENT you want to make sure the stew is spread ,pillows are fluffed and the iron is HOT to the touch? i know my place AND I LOVE IT...
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    I admire traditional relationships. I believe the man is the head of household. When I misbehave I am given a stern lecture, I'm taken otk, panties down & spanked until my bottom...
    debdd debdd 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    The Heresy of Hillsong There is probably no better known name within contemporary Christian music than that of Hillsong. Since 1992 they had released more than forty albums...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    what ever happened to 2 parent homes?
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    “The question of whether there exists a Creator and Ruler of the Universe has been answered in the affirmative by some of the highest intellects that have ever existed...
    azaun azaun 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/opposing-gay-marriage-may-demand-civil-disobedience-louisiana-bishop?utm_source=LifeSiteNews.com+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=650b6abe03...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Let us pray for each other. I'm gay but I'm against gay marriage in the church.
    mielicus mielicus 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    And I do not apologize for my beliefs. Nor do I put you down for your own.
    Dontkillants Dontkillants 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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