I was raised Catholic and it never occurred to me that I should be anything but until my husband left me for one of the many women he had been seeing during our marriage. Even today divorce is considered a sin and if you are unlucky enough, like I was, to be a member of a church where the priest is REALLY old school then you will suddenly find yourself lost and 'out of favor' with your faith.
A few weeks ago, I wrote a piece on the Shekinah Cloud (the Glory Cloud), and the topic of veiling sacred things, and a few of my blogging friends, Jenna included, made the connection to wearing a chapel veil or mantilla (man-tea-ya) in front of the Blessed Sacrament. Since a long time ago, Jenna has been hosting a link-up about the mantilla, so be sure to visit her bloggy, too! ...more
you might think i'm a freak because i'm Catholic.and you'd be right.i am a freak.a Jesus freak.that's right. i'm Catholic AND i believe in Jesus.i say it like that because a couple of years ago someone assumed i didn't. she had been told that Catholics don't worship Jesus. that we don't believe in Him....more