If you find yourself weighed down by your mental health, find comfort in the most basic message of the Christian faith: that you are accepted and loved unconditionally by God.
The fierce devotion that many Catholics have to Our Lady can seem over the top to those outside the Faith. I couldn't understand their devotion until I witnessed a Marian procession in Malta that shifted something in my heart.
Far from being just escapism, the Lord of the Rings has much to tell us about the power of stories, the fight of good against evil, and how the deeds of ordinary people can have profound consequences.
Mass can be intimidating for people not used to it. So is it really the best way to introduce your non-Catholic friends to Catholicism?
The BBC dramatisation of War and Peace brought the 19th century to our living rooms. But how many of us consider some of the more serious themes in it?
There is so much more to the Catholic Faith than going to Mass once a week on a Sunday! Jesus clearly told us that we would be judged on whether we had clothed the naked, fed the hungry, visited the sick. So the question is, are you living an authentic Christian life? Or are you keeping to the bare minimum?