Essential Catholic apps for your phone or tablet

We've boiled the best Catholic apps down to this essential list.

Missal apps: the most popular Catholic apps searched

[UPDATED] It was one of the most popular search terms on Catholic APPtitude in 2019: “Catholic missal.” And no wonder. Since a missal contains all the prayers, readings and chants along with some ...

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

Let’s be blunt. Most fellow pew-sitters will downright question your sense of decency if you pull out your smart phone during Mass and gaze at the screen. Etiquette is clear: ...

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Liturgical Calendar apps help you follow the life of the Church (Year starts Dec. 1)

In the Catholic Church, our time is marked by the life of ...

Top Catholic Bible Apps so the word of God is always with you!

The Word of God is ALWAYS with you when you have a ...

Best Liturgy of the Hours apps for your phone or tablet

[Updated March, 2020] No more page flipping, ribbon setting, book hauling or ...

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Embrace God in your confinement with ‘Pray as You Stay’ app retreat

Draw closer to God in your self isolation utilizing the stunning audio experience offered by Pray As You Go.

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Divine Office app opens limited time subscription to new U.S. users!

We could use some great news, and we are delighted to let you know about a limited opportunity to get full access to the daily breviary, Divine Office! While it is hands-down the best audio/text Liturgy of the Hours app, it has been shut off to new subscribers for a few years due to licensing/permission […]

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Missal Apps help you participate in Mass prayers and readings at home

We’ve got the best list of Missal apps out there, and with churches closed, it’s no wonder we’ve seen a significant uptick of traffic on our site for those apps. This is presumably because folks want to follow along with the Mass they’re watching on video or just pray it on their own. Our compilation […]

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Links to watch Pope’s LIVE blessing 1pm TODAY (March 27) on your mobile device

Today, (March 27) Pope Francis will offer an extraordinary Urbi et Orbi blessing for the city of Rome and the world at 1:00pm Eastern. You can catch this broadcast wherever you are on your mobile device through a variety of outlets listed at links below. This blessing will take place in an empty St. Peter’s […]

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Apps offer Stations of the Cross you can pray at home

With so many churches closed this Lent during the COVID-19 pandemic, plenty of apps are out there to help you pray the Stations of the Cross at home. This centuries-old devotion invites us to literally walk with Jesus during his Passion and Death, stopping at key moments to meditate and pray. At each of the […]

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Get Angelus App for the Solemnity of the Annunciation

You may remember church bells ringing three times a day: morning, noon and night. In many places in the world, they still do. For centuries, it was to alert Christians to pray the Angelus prayer those three times a day. You should pray this too, and the Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord (March 25) […]

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The Chosen tv series about Jesus now FREE til end of month!

UPDATE! It’s now possible to watch the entire first season of the heartwarming new television series about the life of Jesus FREE! Producers announced they are making The Chosen available world-wide free of charge until the end of March. Simply download the app with a click of this link that automatically takes you to the App Store […]

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No Mass this weekend? Apps have you covered!

Spending more time at home these days due to public health concerns? Use the many quality resources out there for your mobile devices to access live and on-demand Celebration of Mass and to access great Catholic programming: podcasts, audio recordings, television programs and faith-based movies. Catholic Livestream and On-Demand Video Apps EWTN Radio or TV […]

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Catholic Bible Apps for Sunday of the Word of God

Pope Francis has decreed that the Third Sunday of Ordinary Time in the Roman calendar will be a day set aside each year to read, study and reflect on Scripture. This year, “Sunday of the Word of God” will be January 26. This is an ideal time to download a Catholic Bible app from our […]

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Best Lent Apps for 2020

That exhilarating feeling you have on Easter when you’ve just traveled a rewarding Lent. These apps can help. They are filled with intelligent, Gospel-based ideas to foster a more loving response to ourself and our neighbor which will ultimately bring us closer to God. Ash Wednesday is February 26 and it isn’t too early to […]

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