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Deacon George Miller, a Marine who served in the Korean War, died on April 12, 2021, at the age of 91.Miller, Deacon George Walter, age 91: Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Deacon George passed away peacefully to eternal life on Monday, April 12, 2021, at his residence after a brief illness. Among many other things, Deacon George served the Missionaries of the Holy Family and the people of Saint Wenceslaus Parish in Saint Louis, Missouri, for many years.

Blessed Salt is a sacramental in the Catholic Church, and it is used much like Holy Water for spiritual protection.The Forgotten Spiritual Power of Blessed Salt. You’re probably already familiar with holy water. But how well do you know blessed salt? Both holy water and blessed salt are sacramentals, or sacred signs that dispose people to receive grace (Sacrosanctum Concilium 60; not to be confused with Sacraments). 

This infographic shows the five spiritual effects of the Sacrament of Baptism.

These are the five spiritual effects of the Sacrament of Baptism in one great infographic. For another easy to understand infographic on the three kinds of Baptism, please click here.


Roma Downey is the producer of the new Easter 2021 film called Resurrection.New Easter Film, Resurrection: Actress Roma Downey reveals how her Catholic Faith inspired the movie. This is amazing! ChurchPOP editor Jacqueline Burkepile recently spoke with actress and producer Roma Downey about the upcoming Lightworkers film on Discovery Plus, Resurrection.

Father Don Calloway's role model for true masculinity is Saint Joseph of the Holy Family."I Messed Up My Manhood:" How Devotion to Saint Joseph Saved Father Donald Calloway's Life. Do you have a relationship with Saint Joseph? On The Catholic Talk Show,  Ryan Scheel, Father Rich Pagano, and Ryan Della Crosse discuss all things Saint Joseph with Father Donald Calloway, MIC (Marians of the Immaculate Conception).

A virtual Stations of the Cross, about the final hours of the life of Jesus Christ, is offered by the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C.Virtual Stations of the Cross: Walk through the Passion of Jesus Christ with this Lenten Meditation. This is so powerful! The Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C. compiled a beautiful and original version of the Stations of the Cross. The current online Stations of the Cross exhibit models Catholic meditations, led by Catholic priest and exorcist Monsignor Stephen Rossetti.

A home security camera captured footage of a FedEx driver kneeling in prayer after being inspired by seeing a stature of the Blessed Virgin Mary.FedEx Delivery Driver Stops to Pray before Statue of Our Lady in Viral Video: This is so beautiful! Footage from a personal home security camera captured a FedEx delivery man stopping to pray before a statue of Our Lady on his way back to the delivery truck.

Our Lady traveled to Mars under the title of “Nuestra Señora de Flores” (Our Lady of Flowers), patron saint of Álora, Spain.How NASA Sent the Virgin Mary to Mars in 2021: This is so cool! NASA's 2020 Mars expedition landed the Perseverance Rover on Mars on February 18, 2021, after a seven-month trip from earth. However, many do not know that Our Lady traveled to Mars under the title of "Nuestra Señora de Flores" (Our Lady of Flowers), patron saint of Álora, Spain.

Ben Shapiro interviews Rev. Mike Schmitz about America's #1 podcast, The Bible in a Year.Ben Shapiro Interviews Father Mike Schmitz About His #1 Podcast, Bible in a Year. What a great interview! Jewish commentator Ben Shapiro recently interviewed Father Mike Schmitz about his #1 podcast, Bible in a Year.

In one of the Marian apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima, the Blessed Virgin Mary asked for the Five First Saturdays Devotion.Our Lady’s Forgotten Message at Fatima: 5 First Saturdays to Console Her Immaculate Heart. Do you know about the Five First Saturdays Devotion? In 1917, Our Lady of Fatima appeared six times to the three shepherd children: Lucia Santos, Francisco Marto, and Jacinta Marto.