Why do Catholics pray to Mary?

A common misconception amongst non-Catholics is that Catholics pray to Mary like she is a deity, in the same way that the ancient Greeks prayed to the goddess Athena, or Hindus pray to Shiva. Here, Mairead explains why Catholics pray to Jesus’ mother.

How do you become a saint?

A common question people have in the Church is about the process of becoming a saint. We outline the process here – and explain why the saints are great people to learn about.

Vocation to Holiness

Christiane reflects on the call of every Catholic to be saints, and how we can grow in holiness by allowing God’s love to be the centre of our lives.