Do Catholics Get Baptized?

Baptism is often thought of as a cleansing ritual, consisting of being either immersed in water or having water poured on your head. Since Catholics hold purity in such high regard, do Catholics get baptized?  Yes, Catholics get baptized. One of the most long-standing and important traditions of the Catholic religion consists of the holy … Read more

Do Catholics Read the Bible?  

Yes, Catholics read the Bible – just like all other members of the Christian faith. While Catholics (like most Christians) have always valued the Bible very highly, there has been a bit of history with certain segments of the Catholic Church that haven’t necessarily encouraged those of the Catholic faith to read and study it … Read more

Do Catholics Believe In Reincarnation?

Like most of the people of the Christian faith, Catholics believe that our life here on earth is only one part of our soul’s journey – a relatively small part of our journey in the grand scheme of things, too. No, this doesn’t necessarily mean that Catholics believe in reincarnation (most – including the official … Read more

Do Catholics Celebrate Easter?  

Yes, not only do Catholics celebrate Easter, but it also happens to be the cornerstone feast of the ecclesiastical year and maybe the most important celebration to those of the Catholic faith. While secular celebrators of Easter usually embrace this holiday as a single day event, the first Sunday following the first full moon of … Read more

Do Catholics Believe In The Rapture?  

While individuals within the Catholic faith may have different ideas about the theory of rapture, as a general rule of thumb Catholics do not subscribe to this religious concept. At the same time, however, this does not mean that Catholics believe that our existence ends the moment that we perish from this mortal coil. Nothing … Read more