really?!?! ur killing me!!! haha okay. fine. just cus i miss you lol and cus ur the second person after layingdownamess to basically do this….
- Cradle Catholic or Convert?
- Did you attend Catholic School or Public school?
- How did your school affect your growth in the faith?
obstacles made me stronger.
- What was the name of your first parish?
that i remember… St Basil’s Byzantine Catholic Center
- What retreats have you attended?
haha way too many@ jk a bunch really.
- What retreats have you served on?
same! so many since hs
- What age were you Confirmed?
- What is your confirmation saint?
i didnt get one
- Is there a saint you have a special connection or devotion to? Why?
Yup. St Joseph for being the saint of Manhood and St Augustine because he knows the struggle for chastity.
- Do you serve a ministry at Mass? Not anymore.
- Which Mass do you usually attend? (Saturday, early Sunday, etc) Sunday mornings are best. usually 9.30 am.
- Organ or Piano? What instruments do you like to hear at Mass? both are great. just not electric keyboard.
- What do the stained glass windows in your church depict? We dont have em at my current parish.
- What shape is your church? rectangle.
- Do you have padded pews in your church? nope.
- Does your church have carpet? nope.
- Does your church have a Crucifix as the focal point? Tabernacle as focal point. Crucifix at top of it.
- Is the Tabernacle in your church at the front or in a side chapel? smack middle.
- Does your church have a choir loft? yup. above the entrance. opposite of the Altar.
- Does your church have an school with it? nah.
- What is your favorite event that your church puts on? Home Parish is the Bazaars/Festivals
- Does your church offer communion in both species? Home parish yes, current nah.
- Do you take both species? if available, yes.
- Do you hold hands during the Our Father? Only when i know the person next to me, or when the person next to me makes the effort. I started NOT holding hands about a year ago. Nobody really holds hands in Louisiana.
- Do you kneel before Communion? After? again, yes. Stay kneeling till its my turn and remain kneeling after until the Hosts are placed in the Tabernacle and the priests sits.
- Do you light votive candles for prayers? not at home, but sometimes are churches.
- What church have you visited that impressed you the most? St Louis Cathedral in New Orleans, LA. So beauts! so old school.
- Which church would you most like to visit? St Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican.
- Have you had a really awesome religious experience? every day =]
- Have you had a really terrible religious experience? every day! jk yes. but it goes with the daily struggles.
- Have you had a prayer that was answered just the way you’d hoped? lol i dont think so haha God dont like my plans.
- Have you had a prayer answered opposite the way you’d hoped and then it turned out to be awesome? only every day!
- When did you really feel awakened in your faith? Ive had a few throughout my life but August 5th 2006 was prob my biggest turning point.
- Who is your favorite out of the Holy Trinity? JK, this isn’t a real question. haha all is one. But i think The Holy Trinity as a whole doesnt get many shout outs. Each person individually does not much as a whole.
- Do you know someone who would make a great Catholic but isn’t? yup. probably my best friends since childhood.
- Do you know someone who has converted? i think a couple., but on line i do
- Do you know someone who is converting? yup. i think same person as above.
- Do you know someone who has fallen away?sigh….. so many.
- Do you know someone who has come back to the faith? yup! praise God!
- What is your favorite bible verse? prob 1 Timothy 4:12 and Matthew 27:46
- Grab your bible! Flip it open randomly. What’s a random verse on that page? nah . i never really liked doing this. The Bible is rich but must be used properly.
- Do you like contemporary Christian music? yup.
- Do you like Gregorian chants? yaaaaas!
- Do you go to Latin Masses? yes. I attend both Latin Novus Ordo and Tridentine. But as most know, im not too fond of the later. Latin Novus Ordo is deff my fave.
- Do you like the smell of incense? doesnt everyone?!
- What is your favorite Gospel? Luke prob.
- Have you ever visited a seminary? yup. a few actually. To discernment retreats and for personal prayer.
- Have you ever visited a monastery? yup. a few for personal prayer.
- Have you ever visited a convent? yup. same as monastery. For prayer.
- Will you answer these in my askbox? nah. imma post em publicly!