WHY DID THE SON OF GOD BECOME MAN?


WHY DID THE SON OF GOD BECOME MAN? The Compendium of the Catechism, n. 85 teaches us the answer to the above question: “For us men and for our salvation, the Son of God became incarnate in the womb of the Virgin Mary by the power of the Holy Spirit. He did so to reconcile…

POPE FRANCIS ON ADVENT 2018: “KEEP WATCH AND PRAY.”


POPE FRANCIS ON ADVENT: “KEEP WATCH AND PRAY.” Below you have a ZENIT translation of the address Pope Francis gave December 2, 2018, before praying the midday Angelus with those gathered in St. Peter’s Square. +++ Before the Angelus:  Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! Advent begins today, the liturgical season that prepares us for…

1st SUNDAY OF ADVENT. Year C. Mass prayers and readings.


1st SUNDAY OF ADVENT. Mass prayers and readings. ENTRANCE ANTIPHON Ad te levávi ánimam meam, Deus meus, in te confído non erubéscam. Neque irrídeant me inimíci mei, étenim univérsi qui te exspéctant non confundéntur. To you, I lift up my soul, O my God. In you, I have trusted; let me not be put to…