Happy Feast of St. Junipero Serra!

Happy Feast of St. Junipero Serra!

ST. JUNIPERO SERRA St. Junipero Serra (1713 - 1784) was born to a farming family on the Spanish island of Majorca. He was baptized the same day he was born, and was later sent to be educated by the Franciscans. In 1730 he joined the Franciscans and was ordained to the...

Fr. George Ratzinger Passes on to Eternity

Fr. George Ratzinger Passes on to Eternity

Father George Ratzinger, Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI's brother, was called on to eternity today. May he rest in God's peace. K-TV sends its most sincere condolences to Pope Benedict and will pray for the repose of his soul.This occurs only a week after Pope Benedict...

Racism and Catholic Teaching

Racism and Catholic Teaching

First came the COVID-19. Then came the death of George Floyd. Now the United States is dealing with racial tensions and issues that go beyond his death. In this post, we will consider the groundwork for the Catholic Church's teaching about racism because general...

5 Websites for Livestreaming Catholic Masses

5 Websites for Livestreaming Catholic Masses

The recent pandemic has caused a major shift in all areas of life, including religious practice. Unlike other day-to-day services, Holy Mass is only Holy Mass when it is in-person with the precious body and blood of Christ. But we can watch mass online for the purpose...

Happy 93rd Birthday Emeritus Benedict XVI!

Happy 93rd Birthday Emeritus Benedict XVI!

We wish him health and God's rich blessings! ? K-TV Germany will air a documentary called "Benedict XVI - Employee of Truth" about his life. It starts at 2PM EST at this link: https://k-tv.org/live-streamCheck it out! Please feel free to share! Photo (c) by...

Why Different Color Vestments?

Why Different Color Vestments?

Priests wear different colored vestments for Mass during the liturgical year. The color depends on the liturgical season and which Mass he is celebrating. Each color has symbolic meaning, marking the passage of time. The four most common colors for vestments are...

Fasting From the Eucharist

Fasting From the Eucharist

This lent has been difficult for almost everyone. There are many reasons for this. First, lent is typically a difficult time, if not for reasons external than for self imposed reasons like fasting. Second, many people this lent are suffering from the worldwide...

Eucharistic Processions…

Eucharistic Processions…

Historically, during times of sickness Eucharistic processions took place in the streets of major cities. The tradition is returning! Yesterday Bp. Joseph Strickland of the diocese of Tyler, Texas tweeted, "I call on every Catholic priest to lead a simple...