How to Be Married in a Catholic Church?

Answer For Catholics, marriage is more than a civil contract between a man and a woman. It is a sacramental commitment between you, Christ and the church, much like a baptism. The marrying priest's archdi... Read More »

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How to Take Communion in the Catholic Church?

In most Christian faiths, Communion is a main part of mass. Each denomination has its own slightly different way of doing things, but this article describes how to take Communion at a Catholic church.

Does the Catholic Church have an army?

No. The Vatican Guard is maintained by Switzerland. Paramilitary forces of the Holy See were disbanded sometime in the 1960s or 1970s, IIRC.

What is the Roman Catholic Church?

The Roman Catholic Church was established nearly 2,000 years ago. According to tradition, Saint Peter, a disciple of Jesus, was its first leader (Pope). Over a billion Christians are members of t... Read More »

What Does the Catholic Church Say About Cremation?

The Bible passage "ashes to ashes, dust to dust" means that people came from ashes and shall return to ashes upon death. The rotting away of the body until it consists solely of ashes can take hund... Read More »