September 4, 2016 ST. TERESA OF CALCUTTA. POPE FRANCIS’ BEAUTIFUL HOMILY: “May our only criterion for action is gratuitous love, free from every ideology…offered freely to everyone without distinction of language, culture, race or religion.”


September 4, 2016 ST. TERESA OF CALCUTTA. POPE FRANCIS’  BEAUTIFUL HOMILY: “May our only criterion for action is gratuitous love, free from every ideology…offered freely to everyone without distinction of language, culture, race or religion.” Dear brethren in Christ, we thank the Most Blessed Trinity for giving the entire Church a new saint who embodies…

AMORIS LAETITIA: AN INVITATION AND ENCOURAGEMENT.


AMORIS LAETITIA: AN INVITATION AND ENCOURAGEMENT “This Exhortation is especially timely in this Jubilee Year of Mercy. First, because it represents an invitation to Christian families to value the gifts of marriage and the family, and to persevere in a love strengthened by the virtues of generosity, commitment, fidelity and patience. Second, because it seeks…

THE 7 CORPORAL WORKS OF MERCY.


THE 7 CORPORAL WORKS OF MERCY: 1. Feed the hungry. 2. Give drink to the thirsty. 3. Clothe the naked. 4. Shelter the homeless. 5. Visit the sick. 6. Visit the imprisoned. 7. Bury the dead. The Catechism of the Catholic Church n. 2449 reminds us of what God said in the Book of Deutornomy…

THE 7 SPIRITUAL WORKS OF MERCY.


THE 7 SPIRITUAL WORKS OF MERCY. Dear friends, as we are in the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of mercy, it is worthwhile to review the 7 SPIRITUAL WORKS OF MERCY and examine ourselves if we strive to live them in our daily life: The spiritual works of mercy are: 1. To instruct the ignorant; 2. To…

INVOKE, ACCEPT AND CELEBRATE GOD’S MERCY.


INVOKE, ACCEPT AND CELEBRATE GOD’S MERCY. “My misery and God’s mercy. That I may at least honor You,God of Infinite Goodness, invoking, accepting and celebrating your sweetest mercy!” Blessed Pope Paul VI More info on GOD’S MERCY in: DON’T PANIC, GOD IS GREATER THAT OUR SINS : https://catholicsstrivingforholiness.com/2015/12/15/pope-francis-on-hope-gods-mercy-dont-panic-god-is-greater-than-our-sins/ WHY A JUBILEE OF MERCY? https://catholicsstrivingforholiness.com/2015/12/10/pope-francis-why-a-jubilee-of-mercy/ TOP…

POPE FRANCIS ON CONFESSION AND CONFESSORS


POPE FRANCIS ON CONFESSION AND CONFESSORS Dear friends,  below you have a beautiful article regarding some ideas contained in Pope Francis’ new book, “The Name of God is Mercy” in which he gives important pointers for confessors and at the same time, wonderful ideas on the Sacrament of Mercy, the Sacrament of Confession. Regarding the…