This section of the website provides a selection and list of Catholic Prayers. The list of Prayers cover many different occasions - short, simple and traditional Catholic Prayers which are suitable for the whole family. There are Traditional Catholic Prayers include Prayers such as Ave Maria, Pater Noster, Ave Verum Corpus, Blessing for Meals, Domine Iesu Christe and the Rex gloriae. Prayers to the Virgin Mary include Hail, Holy Queen, Immaculate Mary, The Hail Mary and the Prayer in Honor of Mary. Catholic Prayers for Special occasions include Advent, Ascension, Ash Wednesday, Easter, Epiphany, Communion, Lent, Thanksgiving, Christmas and Rosary Prayers. Prayers against evil, for strength, patience and serenity. Prayers for healing, teenagers, thanksgiving, family. teachers, the deceased, for Christenings and Baptism and for Funerals, Marriages and Weddings.
Christian symbols were adopted to enable people, who adhered to the same Christian religion, to understand the meaning of a Christian or Catholic symbol regardless of understanding the written word or whatever country they were in. Christian symbols or, symbolism, provide clear graphic illustrations which represent people, saints and items of religious significance. Understanding the significance of Christian symbols and symbolism enables a greater understanding of Christian Art, Stained glass images and Architecture
Additional Information on Catholic Saints
Additional Information on Roman Catholic Saints provides fast, concise facts and lists including a full list of Saints names, a list of the names of Female Catholic Saints, a list of the names of Catholic Patron Saints and their causes sorted by Catholic Patron Saints of Countries, Patron Saints of Professions and Patron Saints of Causes. Facts and information is also provided regarding All Saints Day, Candlemas Day, Christmas, Advent and Thanksgiving.
Some valuable information on this website is taken from Benziger Brothers edition of the Lives of the Saints, by Alban Butler published in 1894.