Temptations

WHAT DOES A LITTLE CHILD DO WHEN HE FINDS HIMSELF IN DANGER?


WHAT DOES A LITTLE CHILD DO WHEN HE FINDS HIMSELF IN DANGER? He usually calls his mother for help, runs towards her and perhaps hides himself behind her skirt. We are all children, sons and daughters of Mary for through her we have been born to the life of Christ, a life of grace. Let us call upon Our Lady many times during the day when the going gets tough in our daily struggle to love Christ. If we do so with []

The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ. THE AGONY IN THE GARDEN.


The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ. THE AGONY IN THE GARDEN. The Gospel of St. Luke 22: 39-46 recounts to us what happened after Jesus and the disciples observed the Passover meal: they went to Mount of Olives to pray. “And he came out, and went, as was his custom, to the Mount of Olives; and the disciples followed him. And when he came to the place he said to them, ‘Pray that you may not enter into temptation.’  And he []

Pope Francis’ Homily (Ecatapec, Mexico) THE THREE TEMPTATIONS WHICH CORRODE CHRISTIAN LIFE: WEALTH, VANITY AND PRIDE.


Pope Francis’ Homily (Ecatapec, Mexico) THE THREE TEMPTATIONS WHICH CORRODE CHRISTIAN LIFE: WEALTH, VANITY AND PRIDE. Beloved brethren in Christ, below you’ll find Pope Francis’ homily in Ecatapec, Mexico. In his homily, Pope Francis warned us of the three temptations which corrode and destroy our Christian life: wealth, vanity and pride. He encouraged us to take advantage of the gift of Lent which is a time of conversion, always assured that Jesus is waiting for us to heal our hearts. His name []