Monthly Archives: March 2015

Jesus to St. Faustina on Spiritual Warfare

Originally at: by KATHLEEN BECKMAN In Cracow-Pradnik, June 2, 1938, the Lord Jesus directed a young Polish Sister of Mercy on a three-day retreat. Faustina Kowalska painstakingly recorded Christ’s instruction in her diary that is a mystical manual on prayer and … Continue reading

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Quotes from Saint Padre Pio

1. “Jesus is with you even when you don’t feel His presence. He is never so close to you as He is during your spiritual battles. He is always there, close to you, encouraging you to fight your battle courageously. He is … Continue reading

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Pope Francis blockbuster media interview

Originally at: by Inés San Martín ROME — Pope Francis has delivered one of his strongest statements to date on the Catholic Church’s child sexual abuse scandals, calling them a “grave problem” and declaring that “one priest abusing a minor … Continue reading

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Small Things With Great Love: An Interview with James Rosenbloom

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To Be a Father Means Above All to Be at the Service of Life and Growth

Originally at: Here is the address Benedict XVI delivered today upon presiding over a celebration of vespers with local clergy and with representatives of ecclesial movements and of other Christian confessions at the Basilica of Mary Queen of the Apostles. … Continue reading

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The Great Reformer: Pope Francis’s Pastoral Revolution, Two Years On

Originally at: by Austen Iveriegh While in Dublin recently, I stopped by the Jesuit community at Milltown to meet a man who had once taught Scripture in a huge college outside Buenos Aires, which was at that time run by the … Continue reading

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Jubilee of Mercy!

(Vatican Radio) The Pontifical Council for the New Evangelization has produced this explanatory note for the upcoming Holy Year, the Jubilee of Mercy. In St. Peter’s Basilica, Pope Francis announced today, March 13, 2015, the celebration of an “extraordinary Holy … Continue reading

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