PRAYER: A SIGN OF GOD’S INITIATIVE. A GIFT FROM GOD.


PRAYER: A SIGN OF GOD’S INITIATIVE. A GIFT FROM GOD. “Jesus thirsts; his asking arises from the depths of God’s desire for us. Whether we realize it or not, prayer is the encounter of God’s thirst with ours. God thirsts that we may thirst for him.”[Catechism of the Catholic Church, 2560  citing St. Augustine, De…

ITE AD IOSEPH! GO TO JOSEPH!


ITE AD IOSEPH! GO TO JOSEPH! After the Blessed Virgin Mary, St. Joseph is the one who loved most Our Lord Jesus Christ. He took care of Him, cuddled Him, kissed Him, taught Him…as the best father in the world could do to his son. From St. Joseph we could learn a lot in dealing…

POPE FRANCIS ON THE INFANT JESUS.


POPE FRANCIS ON THE INFANT JESUS Dear friends, below you have the ZENIT translation of Pope Francis’ General Audience address held  Dec. 30, 2015 at St. Peter’s Square. During his address, Pope Francis insisted that by contemplating the Infant Jesus, we come to understand more fully the meaning of his coming among us. Like every…

ON CHRISTMAS DAY: CONTEMPLATING THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST.


ON CHRISTMAS DAY: CONTEMPLATING THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST “This day shall light shine upon us; for the Lord is born to us.” “This is the great announcement that moves Christians today. Through them it is addressed to all mankind. God is here. This truth should fill our lives, and every Christmas should…