PAPAL VISIT TO CAIRO, EGYPT (April 28-29, 2017)


PLEASE PRAY FOR THE PAPAL VISIT TO CAIRO. As we all know, the situation of our Christian brethren in Egypt is precarious due to the recent bombing attacks directed against them. Let us pray for them and for the fruits of Pope Francis’ visit to Cairo. Through the intercession of the Blessed Virgin Mary, St….

BEATITUDES 8: BLESSED ARE THE PERSECUTED.


BEATITUDES 8: BLESSED ARE THE PERSECUTED. In the picture, you see displaced Iraqi Christians pray, light candles for a religious service in Arbil, northern Iraq. “What this Beatitude means, then, is: blessed are those who are persecuted because they are holy, or because they are striving to be holy, for theirs is the Kingdom of…

20th Sunday O.T. (C) FIDELITY AT THE HOUR OF TRIBULATION.


20th Sunday O.T. (C) FIDELITY AT THE HOUR OF TRIBULATION.  Dear brethren in Christ, today’s Sunday liturgy reminds us to be faithful and persevering at the hour of trial, tribulation and persecution as shown to us by Jeremiah’s example (1st reading); as St. Paul exhorted the Hebrews to persevere in faith weathering the cross and…

POPE FRANCIS ON THE TERRORIST ATTACK IN LAHORE, PAKISTAN.


POPE FRANCIS ON THE TERRORIST ATTACK IN LAHORE, PAKISTAN   After the Regina Caeli, the Holy Father prayed for the victims of the terrorist attack on Sunday in Lahore, Pakistan, in which more than 70 people were killed: Dear Brothers and Sisters, yesterday, in central Pakistan, Holy Easter was bloodied by an abominable attack, that…