TIPS ON THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN IN THE FAITH.

TIPS ON THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN IN THE FAITH. Dear brethren in Christ, below you have an excerpt from a July 2015 Letter of Bishop Javier Echevarria where he offered some practical tips on the education of children. Happy reading and meditation! +++EXCERPT BEGINS HERE+++ So many people all over the world have expressed their…

Jan. 31: ST. JOHN BOSCO, PRIEST. Prayer vid + 2nd Reading (Divine Office)

January 31 SAINT JOHN BOSCO, PRIEST Prayer vid + 2nd Reading (Divine Office) St. John Bosco (1815-1888) founded the Salesian Society, named in honor of St. Francis de Sales, and the Daughters of Mary, Help of Christians. His lifework was the welfare of young boys and girls, hence his title, “Apostle of Youth.” He had no…

POPE FRANCIS: PROTECT THE CHILDREN FROM ALL FORMS OF OPPRESSION.

POPE FRANCIS: PROTECT THE CHILDREN FROM ALL FORMS OF OPPRESSION. Dear brethren in Christ, below you have Pope Francis’ letter written during the Feast of the Holy Innocents (Dec. 28, 2016) urging them to protect the children from the “Herods” of our time, from all forms of oppression, exploitation, suffering, harm and injustices. Although it…

PARENTS: YOUR GOOD EXAMPLE IS THE BEST WAY TO EDUCATE YOUR CHILDREN!

PARENTS: YOUR GOOD EXAMPLE IS THE BEST WAY TO EDUCATE YOUR CHILDREN!   As Pope Francis said in “Amoris Laetitia, n. 259: “Parents always influence the moral development of their children, for better or for worse. It follows that they should take up this essential role and carry it out consciously, enthusiastically, reasonably and appropriately.”…

DON’T BE AN INGRATE. THANK OUR LORD DAILY!

DON’T BE AN INGRATE. THANK OUR LORD DAILY!     Dear friends, are we grateful to God who is the source of all gifts, graces and benefits? Do we thank Him everyday?   In a recent homily, Pope Francis said:     “Look to the Lord, who is never outdone in generosity. We receive so…