Archive | March, 2015

Boost your Easter Triduum experience with 3 exceptional apps

Looking for POWERFUL apps to help squeeze more out of your Easter Triduum experience? Here are three recommendations: I have enjoyed this heart-melting personal Lenten retreat offered by Pray as You Go titled, Women of the Passion. (Free) iOS and Android.  Produced by Jesuit Media Initiatives out of Britain, this app invites you to spend about about 11 minutes per day in a systematic […]

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Celebrate 500th anniversary of birth of St. Teresa of Ávila with her calendar app

The 500th anniversary of the birth of St. Teresa of Ávila is on March 28, 2015. The 16th century spiritual master and Doctor of the Church is famous for her witty words of wisdom and practical advice on prayer and Christian living. Now, you can get her inspirational messages delivered to you daily on a free smartphone calendar app […]

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Find harmony between liturgy and daily life, Pope instructs on 50th anniversary of liturgy in language of the people

The most popular app category accessed by users here at Catholic Apptitude is Roman Catholic Missal apps. Over the weekend, Pope Francis marked the 50th anniversary of the first papal Mass using a missal which included a new language– the language of the people in the pews. Formerly, Roman Catholic liturgy was celebrated almost exclusively in Latin. […]

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Historic canonization announced: Married couple, parents of St. Thérèse of Lisieux

Saints are not just priests and nuns. They are laypeople too. And for the first time in the history of the Roman Catholic Church, a married couple will be canonized as saints together on October 18. We hope all those apps which include Saint of the Day and liturgical calendars will be updated to include Louis and Marie […]

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