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All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
I Am David (CNS)
I Am David (SAM)
I Am Legend (CNS)
I Am Legend (SAM)
I Am Number Four (CNS)
I Am Sam (SAM)
I Capture the Castle (CNS)
I Don't Know How She Does It (CNS)
I Heart Huckabees (CNS)
I Know Who Killed Me (CNS)
I Love You, Beth Cooper (CNS)
I Love You, Man (CNS)
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (CNS)
I Spy (CNS)
I Think I Love My Wife (CNS)
I, Frankenstein (CNS)
I, Robot (SAM)
I, Robot (CNS)
Ice Age (EDC)
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (CNS)
Ice Age: The Meltdown (CNS)
Ice Harvest, The (CNS)
Ice Princess (CNS)
Ice Storm, The (SAM)
Ida (CNS)
The Identical (CNS)
Identity (CNS)
Identity Thief (CNS)
The Ides of March (CNS)
Idlewild (CNS)
If I Didn't Care (CNS)
If I Stay (CNS)
Igor (CNS)
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (CNS)
Illegal Tender (CNS)
I'm Not Scared (CNS)
I'm Not There (CNS)
Imaginary Heroes (CNS)
Imagine That (SAM)
Imagine That (CNS)
The Imitation Game (CNS)
In America (SAM)
In America (CNS)
In and Out (SAM)
In the Bedroom (SAM)
In Bruges (CNS)
In the Company of Men (SAM)
In the Cut (CNS)
In Good Company (SAM)
In Her Shoes (CNS)
In Her Shoes (SAM)
In the Land of Women (CNS)
In the Mix (CNS)
In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (CNS)
In Plain Sight (SAM)
In Search of Mozart (SAM)
In Time (CNS)
In the Valley of Elah (SAM)
In the Valley of Elah (CNS)
Incantato (CNS)
Inception (CNS)
Inconvenient Truth, An (SAM)
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (CNS)
Incredible Hulk, The (SAM)
Incredible Hulk, The (CNS)
Incredibles, The (EDC)
Incredibles, The (CNS)
Independence Day (SAM)
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (CNS)
Infamous (CNS)
Infernal Affairs (CNS)
The Informant! (CNS)
Inglourious Basterds (CNS)
Inkheart (CNS)
In-Laws, The (CNS)
Innocence (CNS)
Innocent Voices (CNS)
Innocent Voices (SAM)
Inside Darkness (SAM)
Inside Deep Throat (CNS)
Inside Man (CNS)
Insider, The (SAM)
Insidious (CNS)
Insomnia (CNS)
Insomnia (SAM)
Inspector Mom (SAM)
The International (CNS)
The International (SAM)
The Internship (CNS)
Interpreter (CNS)
Interpreter, The (SAM)
Interstellar (CNS)
Intimate Strangers (CNS)
Into the Abyss (SRR)
Into the Blue (CNS)
Into Great Silence (EDC)
Into Great Silence (CNS)
Into the Storm (CNS)
Into the Wild (CNS)
Into the Wild (SAM)
Into the Woods (CNS)
Intolerable Cruelty (CNS)
Invasion, The (CNS)
The Invention of Lying (CNS)
Invictus (CNS)
Invincible (CNS)
Invisible Chapel, The (SAM)
Invisible, The (CNS)
Iris (SAM)
The Iron Lady (SRR)
Iron Man 2 (CNS)
Iron Man 3 (CNS)
Iron Man (CNS)
Iron Man (SAM)
Island, The (CNS)
It Runs in the Family (CNS)
Italian Job, The (CNS)
Italian Job, The (SAM)
It's Complicated (CNS)
It's a Wonderful Life (EDC)
I've Loved You So Long (CNS)


U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' ratings
A-I General patronage
A-II Adults and adolescents
A-III Adults
A-IV Adults, with reservations
L Limited adult audience
O Morally offensive

Motion Picture Association of America ratings
G General audiences
PG Parental guidance suggested
PG-13 Parents strongly cautioned
R Restricted
NC-17 No one 17 and under admitted




Francis of Paola: Francis of Paola was a man who deeply loved contemplative solitude and wished only to be the "least in the household of God." Yet, when the Church called him to active service in the world, he became a miracle-worker and influenced the course of nations. 
<p>After accompanying his parents on a pilgrimage to Rome and Assisi, he began to live as a contemplative hermit in a remote cave near Paola, on Italy's southern seacoast. Before he was 20, he received the first followers who had come to imitate his way of life. Seventeen years later, when his disciples had grown in number, Francis established a Rule for his austere community and sought Church approval. This was the founding of the Hermits of St. Francis of Assisi, who were approved by the Holy See in 1474.</p><p>In 1492, Francis changed the name of his community to "Minims" because he wanted them to be known as the least (<i>minimi</i>) in the household of God. Humility was to be the hallmark of the brothers as it had been in Francis's personal life. Besides the vows of poverty, chastity and obedience, Francis enjoined upon his followers the fourth obligation of a perpetual Lenten fast. He felt that heroic mortification was necessary as a means for spiritual growth. </p><p>It was Francis's desire to be a contemplative hermit, yet he believed that God was calling him to the apostolic life. He began to use the gifts he had received, such as the gifts of miracles and prophecy, to minister to the people of God. A defender of the poor and oppressed, Francis incurred the wrath of King Ferdinand of Naples for the admonitions he directed toward the king and his sons. </p><p>Following the request of Pope Sixtus IV, Francis traveled to Paris to help Louis XI of France prepare for his death. While ministering to the king, Francis was able to influence the course of national politics. He helped to restore peace between France and Brittany by advising a marriage between the ruling families, and between France and Spain by persuading Louis XI to return some disputed land. </p><p>Francis died while at the French court.</p> American Catholic Blog The Holy Thursday liturgy focuses on the body of Christ. The washed feet belong to the body of Christ. The blessed bread actually becomes the Body of Christ. It is offered to all with the simple words: “The Body of Christ.” We not only receive the Body of Christ; we are called the body of Christ.


 
CATHOLIC GREETINGS
Holy Thursday
The Church remembers today both the institution of the Eucharist and our mandate to service.

Wednesday of Holy Week
Today keep in prayer all the priests and ministers throughout the world who will preside at Holy Week services.

Tuesday of Holy Week
While Lent has a penitential character, it is also a time for reflecting on the baptismal commitment we make as Christians.

Monday of Holy Week
Holy Week reminds us of the price Jesus paid for our salvation. Take time for prayer at home and at church.

Palm Sunday
Holy Week services and prayers invite us to follow Jesus into Jerusalem, experiencing the events of his passion and death.




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