GOD SENDS US TO CONSOLE AND COMFORT THE AFFLICTED.

GOD SENDS US TO CONSOLE THE AFFLICTED. Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves…

FEB. 11, 2017: WORLD DAY OF THE SICK. MESSAGE OF POPE FRANCIS

POPE FRANCIS’ MESSAGE FOR THE 25TH WORLD DAY OF THE SICK 2017  Amazement at what God has accomplished:  “The Almighty has done great things for me…” (Lk 1:49)   Dear Brothers and Sisters, On 11 February next, the Twenty-fifth World Day of the Sick will be celebrated throughout the Church and in a special way…

BEATITUDES EXPLAINED 5: WHAT IS MERCY?

BEATITUDES EXPLAINED 5: WHAT IS MERCY? “Mercy is not just a matter of giving alms to the poor but also OF BEING UNDERSTANDING towards other people’s defects, OVERLOOKING them, HELPING them cope with them and LOVING them despite whatever defects they may have”, but above all, FORGIVING THEM as God forgives us. “Being merciful also…

TIPS FOR A HOLY AND HAPPY ADVENT & CHRISTMAS.

or TIPS FOR A HOLY AND HAPPY ADVENT & CHRISTMAS SEASONS Dear brethren in Christ, convinced that reconciliation with God through the Sacrament of Confession is the best way to prepare for Christmas, we could still refine our preparation in order to take advantage of this holy season to grow in our love for God…

POPE FRANCIS: PRAY FOR THE LIVING AND THE DEAD. MERCY CONTINUES.

POPE FRANCIS: PRAY FOR THE LIVING AND THE DEAD. MERCY CONTINUES Dear brethren in Christ, below you have the Zenit translation of yesterday’s catechesis given by Pope Francis on the last spiritual work of mercy. It is a must read and meditate for it will help us in our dealings with God and with our…

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…