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 the #1 search term on Catholic APPtitude in 2018: “Catholic missal.” And no wonder. Since a missal contains all the prayers, readings and chants along with some directions (rubrics) to help ...

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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Top Lent Apps for 2019

Browse our choice of best Lent apps for this year! Lent begins ...

Confession Apps help with every step towards Mercy

Almost half of Catholics in America never go to Confession (Confession by ...

Best Liturgy of the Hours apps for your phone or tablet

No more page flipping, ribbon setting, book hauling or calendar watching for ...

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Free apps offer live coverage of Pope’s Easter message

On your mobile device you can catch LIVE coverage of Pope Francis’ Easter morning Mass, (4:00 am Eastern; 10 a.m. Rome time), from St. Peter’s Square, followed at 6:00am Eastern with the pope’s blessing “urbi et orbi” (the city and the world). This message is delivered from the central balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica. Enjoy […]

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Two apps designed for Good Friday

At no other time of the year do two apps focus so passionately on one day. Good Friday draws our attention to the Passion of Jesus AND the first day of the Divine Mercy Novena. Let’s look at two fine apps that immerse you into the mystery of this day of our salvation. And yes, […]

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Read the New Testament in 40 days with audio Bible app’s reading plan

The Bible has been transformed into an audio experience engaging your imagination in exhilarating ways. And now you can have that experience coupled with a reading plan that will take you through the entire New Testament in 40 days (think Lent) by serving the text to you on your mobile device AND reading it to […]

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Scratching your head over what to do for Lent?  How about setting your mobile devices to stop bothering you so much! This year you may want to think about making good, old-fashioned silence an integral part of your Lenten experience.  Pope Francis, in reflecting on the importance of silence, noted that God’s plan of salvation always includes moments of mystery and quiet. “Silence […]

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Access your parish with a single tap using a Parish App

We explain what makes a parish app so useful and helpful in keeping in touch with your parish AND your spiritual life! We explore the most popular in the U.S., My Parish App.

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Free app helps you navigate March for Life 2019

Attendees for the 2019 March for Life on January 18 can enjoy the added resource of a free app to help them navigate the annual Washington DC mega-event for the more than 100,000 who attend. March for Life 2019 Apple | Android provides a complete schedule of events surrounding the day before and day of […]

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With app, you can easily join the national novena to end abortion

Despite the government shutdown, the annual March for Life will take place in Washington, DC on January 18.  An app created just for this important event makes it easy for you to join in the national prayer Novena surrounding the march. 9 Days for Life  Apple| Android  With this free app developed by the United States […]

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Top Advent Apps for 2018

Prepare for Christmas with a little Advent devotion on-the-go! No Santas or snowmen here. These apps are about the serious business of preparing for the birth of Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Are you ready to take this on? Here are some of the best mobile apps out there for Advent 2018. Xt3 Advent […]

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Mass in Latin? An Extraordinary app for the Extraordinary Form

A big prayer rally this week in Baltimore for Catholic laity near the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ meeting venue features a day of prayer and adoration and Mass–in the Extraordinary Form. This means that while the Mass is Roman Catholic, it is not the form of Mass you may be used to (Ordinary Form). […]

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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 Bible app on your mobile device. A whopping 42% of smartphone users have a Bible app installed. That’s according to a recent poll highlighted in this EWTN News Nightly episode. Convenience and portability don’t even scratch the surface of the many reasons to […]

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