The Fiat! · Uncategorized

Exodus; 1 – Journeying from Eve to Mary in our relationship with food and God

Have you tried to lose weight as a Catholic and struggled? Or should I rephrase that - have you, a Catholic, tried to lose weight and struggled? Because perhaps your struggling is a direct result of doing so whilst separating your faith from your battle?

The Feast of the Immaculate Conception

The Truth Of The Immaculate Conception Reflects The Truth Of Jesus

Catholics often refer to Mary as the New Eve. Eve was the one to take the fruit, disobeying God. Yet Adam, who was meant to protect and was stood with her at the time, took the same fruit and ate also. Adam didn't protect and failed in his duty of leadership. However Mary, the New Eve, is protected from sin by the New Adam, her Son Jesus.

Advent · Christmastide

10 Ways to Keep Christ in Your Christmas Decorations

Advent hasn’t started yet, but every mother likes to be prepared for Christmas. Those of you who follow the blog know that I like to celebrate the liturgical year, crafting decor to celebrate the great feasts of the Church (by the way, if you don’t already I’d love it if you subscribed). Some of you may not be great crafters or even have the time to craft though, so I thought I’d share some ideas I’ve found around the web to focus on the reason for the season.