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It might surprise you what gets re-tweeted around the world. Video report rom Rome Reports. Pope Francis’ tweets can also be accessed through the free Pope App.
This is a Rosary Sticker with indented “beads” which you can affix to your mobile device. $3.50 (US) with free shipping. Great idea from uCatholic Store. Just wondering…can I achieve the same thing (although convex) by daubing dots of nail polish in this configuration on the back-side cover of my cell phone? Hummm…
We are all familiar with domain extensions like .com and .org and .net. Did you know that 522 NEW domain extensions are out there or will be launched soon? This is a big deal since these extensions are now (or will be) actual words relevant to the organization’s topic. Soon you’ll see these extensions in […]
Nun (ن) We may have a new Christian symbol in the making. Seriously. Some of the oldest Christian communities in the world are facing extinction in Iraq and Syria. In Mosul, this ominous Arabic letter (nun) is painted on Christian homes, marking them for takeover. According to reports, it means “Nasrani,” or Nazarene, a word commonly used for Christians, and […]
Pope App (Free) iOS and Android has been updated with enhanced navigation. Check out the video below. But the navigation still does not include an organized presentation of the pope’s messages by category (speeches, homilies, writings etc.) because everything is presented chronologically. So you still can’t search accordingly or jump to the category you choose to read. For that […]
All are welcome? It depends upon your definition of “all.” Michael Voris, executive producer of ChurchMilitant.tv, exposed a bit of hypocrisy recently at a New York City church. Okay. So Mr. Voris comes with a little baggage having made a career of exposing shenanigans going on in Catholic World though his digital media enterprise. The guy’s […]
“Bring me home alive, and I’ll seek you and serve you.” I’m going to go analog on you and reflect on a hand-written post from 97 years ago. Scratched in ink in one of my parish’s old baptismal records book is this name on line 25: Louis Zamperini. There are other names on the list too, but […]
We are recommending Catholic News Live‘s mobile app ($.99 iOS and Android) for you to keep up with the flurry of news and commentary surrounding today’s important Supreme Court decision (5-4) in the Hobby Lobby case. It is a significant win in support of religious freedom in the United States. Catholic News Live is doing a tremendous job […]
Hit Play… Lectors, please take note. Do you find yourself tripping over all the four-syllable Biblical names sprinkled throughout today’s First Reading? Not to worry. There’s an app for that dilemma. iMissal has an audio feature that you can play to help you with pronunciation. A couple run-throughs with this recording prepared me to be […]