GOD CALLS US ALL TO HOLINESS AND HE WILL GIVE US THE GRACE… Pope Francis recently reminded us in Gaudete et exultate […]
January 25 THE CONVERSION OF ST. PAUL AV summary + text. The conversion of Saul of Tarsus, while he was on his […]
ON ADVENT 2: INTERIOR PREPARATION FOR CHRISTMAS In a talk I gave two years ago to Grade 1 (7 yr-old) girls, I […]
27th Sunday OT. Year C Lord, increase our faith! The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith.” The Lord replied, “If […]
IMITATING MARY, MODEL OF CORRESPONDENCE TO GRACE Dear brethren in Christ, below you have an excerpt of St. Josemaria’s homily on the […]
POPE FRANCIS’ APPEAL TO THE YOUTH: BE AUTHENTIC AND COURAGEOUS CHRISTIANS! A timely tweet of Pope Francis appealing to all young people so that they be authentic and courageous Christians, witnesses of God’s love and peace. Mother, Help of Christians, pray for all of us especially the youth!
PENTECOST SUNDAY: WHAT IS THE ROLE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT IN THE LIFE OF A CHRISTIAN? THE UTMOST IMPORTANCE OF DOCILITY. […]
Summary of Catholic Teaching. Topic 7: ELEVATION TO THE SUPERNATURAL ORDER AND ORIGINAL SIN Author: Prof. Rev. Santiago Sanz, Dogmatic Theology, Pontificia Università della Santa Croce Elevation to the supernatural order When God created the first human couple, he constituted them in a state of holiness and justice, and offered them the grace of truly sharing in his divine life (cf. CCC 374, 375). This is how Tradition and the Magisterium throughout the centuries have interpreted the description of paradise contained in […]
Pope Francis’ Homily at Santa Marta (Jan. 19, 2016): “NO SAINT IS WITHOUT SIN, NO SINNER WITHOUT A FUTURE.”
Pope Francis’ Homily at Santa Marta (Jan. 19, 2016): “NO SAINT IS WITHOUT SIN, NO SINNER WITHOUT A FUTURE.” In his Jan. 19 Homily at Santa Marta, Pope Francis recounted the vocation of David, as King of Israel and took advantage of the occasion of reminding us that ALL OF US “HAVE ALL BEEN CHOSEN BY THE LORD TO BE BAPTIZED, TO BE PART OF HIS PEOPLE, TO BE SAINTS” and that “THERE IS NO SAINT WITHOUT SIN AND NO SINNER WITHOUT […]
ON THE SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM. DO WE KNOW WHEN IS OUR BAPTISMAL DATE? HAPPY FEAST OF THE BAPTISM OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST!
ON THE SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM. DO WE KNOW WHEN OUR BAPTISMAL DATE? HAPPY FEAST OF THE BAPTISM OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST! Dear friends, HAPPY FEAST OF THE BAPTISM OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST! Today’s feast is a great occasion for us to thank the Most Blessed Trinity for having received the Sacrament of Baptism as well. Our day of Baptism is perhaps the most important day of our life. Our faith teaches us that upon receiving this sacrament of Christian iniitation, […]