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Catholic Apptitude is proud to have been referenced in Vatican Insider [in La Stampa magazine], the US Bishops’ Conference web site, the Archdiocese of Chicago’s web site as a resource ...

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Pope encourages reading Bible ‘by any means’ including mobile phones and tablets!

At last Sunday’s Angelus (6 April 2014), Pope Francis gave away books of Gospels to thousands in St. Peter’s Square. Among his points about the importance of reading the Gospel: “During the ...

Missal apps offer the Roman Missal (Ordinary and Extraordinary Form) in a variety of user-friendly, east-to-read formats for your digital mobile devices.

Beyond “silent” mode: Etiquette for using your cell phone in church

This blog post was Reprinted in Catholic Anchor (Archdiocese of Anchorage, AK) Let’s be blunt. Most fellow pew-sitters will downright question your sense of decency if you pull out your smart ...

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Divine Mercy app can help you prepare for this Sunday’s feast AND Jubilee Year of Mercy

Divine Mercy Sunday will be dressed with a little more splendor this ...
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Confession apps help walk you through the doors of mercy

Are you apprehensive about going to confession? Don’t be. Confession apps are ...
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A selection of free Catholic apps on my iPhone.

Free Catholic apps: a couple of myths and a caution

Who doesn’t like free apps, especially if they’re Catholic? Here at Catholic Apptitude, we try to include free apps in all of our categories IF we find they are worth your consideration.  Before you dive into those freebies, let’s first dispel a couple of myths about free apps and then consider a practical warning. Myth: You get what […]

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How to blend two photos

Get the free mobile app, Adobe Photoshop Mix for iOS or Android. Select two photos to blend. Follow directions on the app .Lower the opacity (on the slider) for the top photo. Carry on. 

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Recover valuable memories: How to transfer VHS tapes to digital video

Parishes and families: it’s time to work on rescuing your archived video tapes. This $75 gizmo is all you need between a VCR and your computer to save your archived VHS videos from oblivion! Check out the how-to video.

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Finally! We can un-send email

It’s probably the number-one wish for our email programs–the ability to UN-send email we regret we shot off in haste. Suffering from email remorse, we frantically Google search a means to snatch that message out of cyberspace only find out that there really is no way to reel in email once it’s sent. But now there’s a LITTLE help out there. Google Mail recently added […]

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Pope’s Laudato Si Encyclical on Pope App

The Free Pope App serves up the entire text of Pope Francis’ Encyclical on the Environment, Laudato Si: On the Care of Our Common Home.

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Summer reading on your cell phone

You are only a few clicks away from having a fist-full of spiritual classics on your phone to read.

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For Mothers Day: A new Catholic children’s app worthy of Mom’s or Grandma’s phone

Annoyed by those banal apps designed to occupy children at a restaurant or in the car? Check out the joyfully intelligent, visually engaging Catholic Words and Games ($4.99) iOS and Android. What better gift for mom or grandma on Mothers Day than an app for her phone or tablet that’s designed to engage those special children in her life […]

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Pope App delivers Francis’ declaration of Jubilee Year of Mercy

Pope Francis’ declaration of the Jubilee Year of Mercy occasions the opportunity to remind us of the value of the free Pope App on our Apple (iOS) or Android device. Vatican Radio’s report of the historic proclamation detailing the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy appeared in English on the opening screen of the Pope App the afternoon of the announcement (11 April 2015). Yes, […]

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Passion of Jesus app offered FREE on Good Friday only

“In honor of Our Lord’s amazing love,” developers of the Passion of Jesus are offering their devotional app for FREE on Good Friday. Normally $1.99, for iOS and Android devices, it is offered as a FREE download for 24 hours FOR APPLE DECICES ONLY. Obviously, this app is an ideal treasure of a devotional aid for this particular holy day. Through this generosity, it […]

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Boost your Easter Triduum experience with 3 exceptional apps

Looking for POWERFUL apps to help squeeze more out of your Easter Triduum experience? Here are three recommendations: I have enjoyed this heart-melting personal Lenten retreat offered by Pray as You Go titled, Women of the Passion. (Free) iOS and Android.  Produced by Jesuit Media Initiatives out of Britain, this app invites you to spend about about 11 minutes per day in a systematic […]

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