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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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Advent Apps

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Confession apps help walk you through the doors of mercy

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New Liturgical Year: Good time to get a digital Catholic Calendar!

“To be Catholic is to have a faith that marks our hours, counts our days, and measures our months and seasons.” In his book, The Feasts: How the Church Year Forms Us as Catholics, Cardinal Donald Wuerl (Washington, DC) writes of the significance of the many seasons and celebrations in course of a year which Catholics […]

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Bible apps for Bible Week

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops established National Bible Week from November 15–21, 2015 in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Second Vatican Council Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation, Dei Verbum. This is a great time to load a Bible app onto your mobile device. The Word of God is ALWAYS with you when you have a […]

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Inside the chapel in the Carmelite monastery of Lisieux France where St. Therese of Lisieux lived her vocation of love.

An Audio/Video Prayer for France

Immerse yourself in prayer amidst the flickering candles and a beautiful rendition of the Our Father in this short video featuring images from Lisieux, home of the co-patroness of France, St. Therese of Lisieux. I created this a while back as a prayer meditation. This is a good time to resurrect it for France. St. Therese, shower […]

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Free Year of Mercy App

365 Days to Mercy  (Free) Apple and Android. Our Sunday Visitor is offering its free Year of Mercy app to help you in your journey through this special jubilee year designated by Pope Francis. The official Year of Mercy is December 8, 2015 to November 20, 2016, but daily inspiration, stories, and news will be in the […]

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All Souls Month-Purgatory App helps foster devotion to pray for the departed

The month of November is traditionally a time to honor and pray for the departed souls, especially those who may have no one to pray for them. So let us take a look at an app designed to help us do just that. Catholic Meditations on Purgatory App  (Free) iOS only. Ideal for the month of All Souls and […]

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3 glorious hours of Psalms in English chant

Need to get grounded psychologically and spiritually and emotionally? Dive into the Psalms in all their glory in fine English chant. This is a sublime collection of audio recordings (via YouTube) of enchanting renditions of the Psalms chanted by various choirs from the United Kingdom. Some days you just need to swim in GLOR-I-OUS. Happy Sunday […]

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Halloween message from Bishop: Dress up the kids and have fun but take them to church the next day too!

Here’s a great message about the origins of Halloween from our Bishop Richard Malone (Buffalo, NY). Part of parents’ participation in the celebration of the holiday is taking their children to church on All Saints Day too. Great point. Bishop Malone (our bishop where Catholic APPtitude is based) uses the video medium to broadcast weekly reflections via […]

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Audio Rosary in Latin

Ok. No app here, but an audio (via video) you can play on any mobile device to hear the Latin version of the Holy Rosary. We’ve had some request for this, and why not take the occasion of the month dedicated to the Rosary to include the Latin Rosary. Enjoy. Want a Rosary app in […]

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St. John Paul II Feast Day comes with apps

October 22 is the feast day (optional memorial) celebrating St. John Paul II who was canonized in April 2014 along with St. John XXIII. Here are a couple free apps that can help you get to know this great pope of our age who impacted the Church and world history. John Paul II: the Official […]

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During the Rosary month, try the virtual beads of a Rosary app!

With the Memorial of Our Lady of the Rosary, we kick off October, traditionally the Rosary month–a great time to try out some of the better rosary apps (and audio) out there for your mobile device. If you are used to beads, don’t be hesitant to give “virtual” beads a try. With rosary apps, you can get text, audio, visual […]

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