How to be Catholic on Social Media
Is social media inherently toxic? In the newest EDIFY episode, Dr. Paulina Guzik offers 3 steps Catholics can take to foster healing and unity in our online communities. Click here to watch. 

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Where in the Gospels do we read about the Immaculate Heart of Mary?
Even though the Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary was instituted for the universal Church relatively recently (1944), this devotion has a long history in the Church, going back to Scripture itself. Click here to read the full article. 

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The National Eucharistic Revival takes place from Corpus Christi, 2022 to Pentecost, 2025
Our world is hurting. We all need healing, yet many of us are separated from the very source of our strength. Jesus Christ invites us to return to the source and summit of our faith—his Real Presence in the Holy Eucharist. Click here to watch a video and learn more about the exciting jour...

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3 Videos You MUST WATCH After the Dobbs Decision
This is the moment pro-life advocates have been waiting for for decades. With abortion no longer the law of the land, it is up to the states – nay, it is up to us – to finish the job. Together we can change and save lives in our own communities. No...

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Cedar Point Day brought to you by Ascension Youth!
All are welcome! On July 14 at we'll meet at the church at 7:00 am and arrive back around 10:30 pm. Who: Anyone! We ask those below 8th grade please have an adult with them. Those 8th grade and above may come without an adult as long as they follow guidelines: meet up times and locations, sha...

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Register for Vacation Bible School!
Join us for Vacation Bible School at Ascension as we celebrate God's greatness! All children grades K-5th are welcome. June 27th - July 1st from 6:00-8:30 pm Registration is available at johnstownascension.org/signup. 

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When did Christians first start making the Sign of the Cross?
We do it every day. We do it when we get up and say our Morning Offering. We do it before meals. We do it when we enter a church. We do it at the beginning and end of Holy Mass, of the Rosary, of countless devotions. The Sign of the Cross is one of the most frequently used prayers in the Church. ...

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Did the Spanish Inquisition really kill thousands of unbelievers?
Did the Spanish Inquisition really burn thousands of heretics at the stake? Did it issue draconian punishments to those who didn’t agree with the Church’s teachings? Nope. Click here to read the full article. 

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