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‪POPE FRANCIS‬ ON ‪RECONCILIATION‬ AND THE NEED TO RESTORE ‪‎COMMUNICATION‬ BY OVERCOMING OUR ‪‎EGOTISM‬.


POPE FRANCIS God opens Himself and seeks to communicate and reconcile with mankind. We too should do the same. Dear friends, in yesterday’s Angelus, Pope Francis, commenting on the miracle brought about by Our Lord Jesus Christ who healed the deaf mute from Decapolis which symbolizes the unbeliever, incapable of listening to God’s Word, reminded us of the following points: “God is not closed in on himself, but instead he opens himself and places himself in communication with humanity. In his immense []

POPE FRANCIS ON THE REPONSIBILITY OF FAMILIES IN LIVING AND SPREADING THE FAITH TO BUILD A BETTER SOCIETY


POPE FRANCIS ON THE REPONSIBILITY OF FAMILIES IN LIVING AND SPREADING THE FAITH TO BUILD A BETTER SOCIETY Dear friends, in the Sept. 2 General Audience, Pope Francis tackled the responsibility of the Christian family in letting itself transformed by faith in and love for God in order to communicate it to the rest of the society, thus converting itself as fountain of hope for the others. The Roman Pontiff mentioned the following ideas among many others; When the primacy of faith []

POPE FRANCIS ON PRAYER AND FAMILY LIFE: “Mother, father, teach your child to pray, to make the Sign of the Cross: this is a lovely task of mothers and fathers!”


POPE FRANCIS ON PRAYER AND FAMILY LIFE: “Mother, father, teach your child to pray, to make the Sign of the Cross: this is a lovely task of mothers and fathers!”   Dear friends, especially to all fathers and mothers: in yesterday’s General Audience (August 26, 2015), Pope Francis posed the following questions on to all parents to reflect upon so as to employ the necessary remedies. “[D]o we also love our Lord a bit? Does the thought of God move us, astound []

POPE FRANCIS ON FAMILY LIFE 2: WORK. “May God grant us to receive his call to work with joy and hope, to give dignity to oneself and to one’s family.”


POPE FRANCIS ON FAMILY LIFE 2: WORK. “May God grant us to receive his call to work with joy and hope, to give dignity to oneself and to one’s family.” Dear friends, the following are Pope Francis’ words regarding work and family life which I hope you’ll have time to read and meditate. In his speech, Pope Francis reminded us that prayer and work are compatible and harmonious realities with family life. “May God grant us to receive his call to work []

POPE FRANCIS ON THE IMPORTANCE OF CELEBRATION IN FAMILY LIFE: “Celebration is a precious gift of God; a precious gift that God has made to the human family.”


POPE FRANCIS ON THE IMPORTANCE OF CELEBRATION IN FAMILY LIFE: “Celebration is a precious gift of God; a precious gift that God has made to the human family.” Dear friends: Do we realize the importance of celebration in our family life? This is a very important dimension in family life which Pope Francis tackled during the last week’s General Audience.  During his speech, the Holy Father reminded us that God himself celebrated, took time to contemplate and enjoy a work well done, []

July 26: ST. JOACHIM AND ST. ANNE, Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Love for Our Grandparents and the Elderly. “They are a wealth not to be ignored… Where there is no honour for elders, there is no future for the young (Pope Francis).”


July 26: ST. JOACHIM AND ST. ANNE, Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Love for Our Grandparents and the Elderly: “They are a wealth not to be ignored… Where there is no honour for elders, there is no future for the young (Pope Francis).”   Today, 17th Sunday of Ordinary Time, is also the feast day of Sts. Joachim and Anne, parents of Our Heavenly Mother, the Blessed Virgin Mary and with her we rejoice and thank God for having given us []