Author Archives | Jennifer Kane

Vatican introduces high-tech rosary

Click to Pray, a prayer initiative started by the Jesuits, has developed a companion eRosary that is actually a wearable digital device that operates through an app on your cell phone (Think: Smart Rosary). While it currently is not available to the U.S. market, we can offer a bit of a background and a sneak […]

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Watch Canonization Mass LIVE or later on your mobile device

Watch on-demand here. Watch livestream coverage at the Vatican of the Canonization Mass of John Cardinal Henry Newman and four other remarkable women 4:15 am Sunday, October 13. Worship aids and biographies of all the new saints here. EWTN Radio or TV App (free) Apple | Android | Kindle Fire  will carry live coverage of the canonization Mass as well as replay […]

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Rosary app designed to help you concentrate

Each virtual bead is a different work of art depicting the mystery you’re praying. Works like a charm!

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Binge Jesus, not Netflix, with The Chosen app!

Imagine a television series similar to This Is Us, only it’s about Jesus as viewed by the people around him. Then imagine being able to binge watch the series as you follow engaging storylines of various characters in situations you never dreamed of. That’s what you get with THE most exciting Christian app to hit […]

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“Set-and-Forget” hands-free Rosary apps for your daily commute

We received this great question from a reader: Can you recommend a Rosary app to complete my Rosary in the car on my commute to work? This article [our Rosary Apps page] has great “hands on swipe” apps but I can’t attend to my phone while in traffic. Is there a set and forget Rosary […]

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FREE trial upgrade for world-class Catholic Bible study app

With the new academic year upon us, biblical scholars (and even the rest of us) are looking for powerful resources to help take that deep dive into the Word of God. Not all Bible study apps are created equally. Skip the rest and download the world’s most advanced resource in the digital Catholic realm!  Verbum  (Free […]

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App lets you listen to hours of (almost) Blessed Fulton Sheen audio recordings

If canonized, he will become the first American-born male to be declared a saint. Venerable Fulton Sheen made it one step closer today with the Vatican announcement of the pope’s approval of a miracle attributed to the beloved 20th century American televangelist. This paves the way for his beatification (which has yet to be scheduled). […]

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Almost-Saint Cardinal Newman has an app!

We will soon have a new saint who already has an app devoted to his sermons! Pope Francis announced that on October 13, 2019 Blessed John Henry Cardinal Newman will be canonized. A Roman Catholic cardinal, scholar, and founder of the Oratory of St. Philip Neri in England, Cardinal Newman is best known as one of […]

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Dragging your feet getting to Confession/Holy Communion before the Easter Season runs out? This app can help!

The picture of that sign is from a confessional in my home parish where a lot of Catholics scurry to get to confession this time of year. Here’s why. We’re called to receive Holy Communion at least once a year during the Easter Season, and since we should go to Confession to be in a […]

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A daily Rosary is just what your Mother ordered- and we’ve got the apps!

The idea of praying a Rosary each day might seem overwhelming. But it is what Our Lady has asked of us. To help out, we’ve found great Rosary apps that you can load on your phone or tablet so you’ve always got one with you, no matter what. May is the month of Mary, our […]

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