“Rejoice always; pray without ceasing; in everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”

—1 Thessalonians

Faith involves both the head and the heart. Catholic devotions and traditions enliven and nurture our Catholic faith, touching our hearts and allowing us to express our love of God. Explore this section to learn more about Catholic traditions.

Devotion to saints, with the Virgin Mary as the most prominent example, is a key characteristic of Roman Catholicism. Catholic devotions have various forms, ranging from formalized, multi-day prayers such as novenas to activities which do not involve any prayers, such as Eucharistic Adoration outside Mass.

At Immaculate, there are several opportunities to join members of our community in Catholic Devotions. Here are a few.