What is the Holy Church

What is the Holy Church? Probably the vast majority of us have come across the term "church" in our lives. Those more faithful, in this concept, begin to see more than just one meaning. In the Christian religion, a church is a building attended by believers for ritual purposes. The church building is where all the masses, services...

What does it mean that the Church is Catholic?

What does it mean that the Church is Catholic? The Church is Catholic or the Universal Church. The word Catholic comes from the Greek word katholikos which translates as 'universal'. The Catholic Church is the world's largest religious community that brings together believers in God the Trinity. It proclaims the principles commonly known as Catholicism. In addition to the Orthodox Church and the...

What is a Domestic Church?

What is the Domestic Church? The Domowy Kościół is a lay movement in the Church. It is a family-marriage movement (for married couples), which is inspired by the spirituality and life of Saint Francis Blachnicki. It is in a way a branch of so called Light-Life Movement which gathers people of different age and condition: youth, children, adults but also priests and monks. The house church came into being...

What does the Church in purification or the glorified Church mean?

What does the term mean: "a church in purification"? How do we approach it properly? What is purification? The concept of cleansing has been known to man since ancient times. Generally it means a ritual of getting rid of sins, a ritual of cleaning the soul. With its help we restore order and hygiene. Purification leads to the removal of all our guilt, but it must always be supported by sincere repentance....

What does the term "young church" mean?

What does the term "young Church" mean? Youth, the new generation is the future, in whom we should look for hope for development and durability of the Church community. Already over twenty years ago Pope John Paul II invited young people to participate in the so-called World Youth Days. These take place every year in many cities around the world. The Church encourages in...