Missal apps: the most popular Catholic apps searched

It was the #1 search term on Catholic APPtitude in 2016: “Catholic missal.” And no wonder. Since a missal contains all the prayers, readings and chants along with some directions (rubrics) to help us ...

Look who recommends Catholic Apptitude as a resource for finding Catholic apps

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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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Best Rosary Apps

Our Lady of Fatima wants us to pray a Rosary every day. ...

Best Liturgy of the Hours apps for your phone or tablet

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

Essential Catholic apps for your phone or tablet (or watch)

We’ve boiled the best Catholic apps down to this essential list. “Essential” ...

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Pope: Treat your Bible like your phone— Us: Get a Bible app for your phone!

Pope Francis asks us to treat our Bible like we treat our phone…keep it always nearby, check to see that we have it with us before leaving, look at it often…that sort of thing. Anyone with good CatholicAPPtitudeness knows to just download a Bible app! We list some of the better Catholic Bible apps out […]

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Top Lent Apps for your mobile device for 2018

Here are the best of the best Lent apps! Catholic app developers have been pretty creative in producing quality apps which help engage us in liturgical seasons like Advent, Christmas and Lent. The Lent apps we feature are filled with intelligent, Gospel-based ideas for living the season in such a way as to foster a […]

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Watch March for Life LIVE on your mobile device!

EWTN makes it possible for you to watch the 45th annual March for Life on your mobile device. Simply download the free EWTN App, sign up with email address and password, and choose Live Streams icon. Apple | Android |Kindle Fire EWTN is also live streaming on Facebook. The annual March in Washington, DC is […]

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March for Life app equips marchers for 2018 event

Marching in the 45th annual March for Life in Washington, DC? Here’s your free app! Not going? This is a handy guide with livestream video to watch at home and ability to share your words of encouragement and prayer with marchers. Apple | Android Schedules, maps, speakers, social media links, livestream video (so you can […]

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US Bishops offer free 9 Days for Life Novena App

9 Days for Life iOS and Android With this free app, you can join the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops‘ annual Novena For Life which begins January 18! You and thousands of Catholics across the country will gather (digitally) in prayer to end abortion. The novena–nine consecutive days of special prayers for a particular cause–begins Thursday, January 18 […]

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Watch Sultan and Saint (Francis) FREE on PBS app

A tremendous true story about Christian/Muslim peacemaking involving St. Francis of Assisi and the Sultan of Egypt can be seen for free on your mobile device. You can watch “The Sultan and the Saint,” a new docudrama, by downloading the free PBS app which offers a variety of its programs free and on demand on any […]

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Share the Christmas Story from the Gospels via video from Bible App

Reading from the Gospels is the best way to share the Story of Christmas with your family because you’re reading straight from the Word of God. But sometimes the text is difficult to follow. Or perhaps we don’t know where the precise texts are located. The Bible App solves that conundrum by offering in its […]

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New Liturgical Year starts with getting a Liturgical Calendar app

The start of a new liturgical year in the Roman Catholic calendar is always the first Sunday of Advent. If you’d like a liturgical calendar to help you engage in the life of the Church a little bit more, take a look at what the digital Catholic world offers! We will look at two formats of Liturgical Roman Catholic Calendars regular Digital to […]

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Top Catholic Advent Apps for 2017

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 apps out there for Advent 2017. Pray-As-You-Go offers its popular audio […]

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Pope Francis: No photography during Mass, please

We couldn’t agree more, Holy Father. His ire was directed against those taking photos during Mass. He didn’t mention the use of cell phones or tablets for reading the texts of the Mass–a terrific use of your phone when you are attending a Mass in a foreign country.  

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