Category Archives: Other Reflections/Thoughts

Feast of the Assumption of Mary, by Cameron Daly

The Mass readings for the Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary can be found at the following link: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/081517-mass-during-day.cfm This picture was taken by myself and used on my parish’s Facebook page this past Sunday, of a statue of Our Lady … Continue reading

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Faith and Reason: Friend or Foe?–by Cameron Daly

Think religion and faith are necessarily opposed to reason? Pope Pius IX would have begged to differ…. Qui Pluribus (Piux IX, 1846): • “… what is more, they boldly prate it [faith] is repugnant to human reason. Certainly, nothing more … Continue reading

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Can You Afford to Miss Mass?—by Cameron Daly

Sadly, there are a number of Catholics who don’t want to go to Mass. Even more sadly, there are also a number of Catholics who don’t go to Mass. Other than those who can’t go due to legitimate obligations or … Continue reading

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Welcoming a New Contributor–by Cameron Daly

I would like to welcome Grace Marie, a classmate of mine at Holy Apostles College & Seminary, as a new contributor to Roman Catholic Reflections! I will be very happy to have her help, as I’ve been thinking of doing … Continue reading

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Catholic Answers Teaches us How to Pronounce “Augustine” and Gives us a Good Laugh–by Cameron Daly

So I was recently debating with my mom over how to pronounce “Augustine”; I thought it would be pronounced “Uh-GUS-tin,” while she thought it would be “AW-gu-STEEN.” In my quest to prove my point, I came upon a Catholic Answers … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!–by Cameron Daly

Happy Valentine’s Day! I know some people think of Valentine’s Day as little or nothing more than a cheesy and commercialized “fake holiday” as one guy put it. While I won’t deny that people have commercialized it, I will ask–what … Continue reading

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For Those Mourning the Deaths of Loved Ones

I know a number of people who are mourning the loss of a loved one. Please take a moment to watch this clip I took of the movie “The Encounter: Paradise Lost,” where Jesus is talking to a man whose … Continue reading

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