FIDELITY TO OUR DIVINE VOCATION: Let us ask it from God through St. Joseph.


FIDELITY TO OUR DIVINE VOCATION: Let us ask it from God through St. Joseph. Fidelity to the Lord is what gives meaning to our lives, no matter what our age or personal circumstances. We know that our earthly happiness depends upon our firm faith exercised and actualized daily, especially during difficult moments. As s spiritual…

POPE FRANCIS ON THE 6TH COMMANDMENT: THOU SHALL NOT COMMIT ADULTERY.


POPE FRANCIS ON THE 6TH COMMANDMENT: THOU SHALL NOT COMMIT ADULTERY. Below you have the Zenit translation of the Holy Father’s Catechesis given on Oct. 24, 2018. Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! In our itinerary of catecheses on the Commandments we come today to the Sixth Word, which has to do with the affective…

BEATITUDES 8: BLESSED ARE THE PERSECUTED.


BEATITUDES 8: BLESSED ARE THE PERSECUTED. In the picture, you see displaced Iraqi Christians pray, light candles for a religious service in Arbil, northern Iraq. “What this Beatitude means, then, is: blessed are those who are persecuted because they are holy, or because they are striving to be holy, for theirs is the Kingdom of…

20th Sunday O.T. (C) FIDELITY AT THE HOUR OF TRIBULATION.


20th Sunday O.T. (C) FIDELITY AT THE HOUR OF TRIBULATION.  Dear brethren in Christ, today’s Sunday liturgy reminds us to be faithful and persevering at the hour of trial, tribulation and persecution as shown to us by Jeremiah’s example (1st reading); as St. Paul exhorted the Hebrews to persevere in faith weathering the cross and…

POPE FRANCIS: WHERE IS GOD IF EVIL IS PRESENT IN THE WORLD?


POPE FRANCIS: WHERE IS GOD IF EVIL IS PRESENT IN THE WORLD? Dear brethren in Christ, below you have the FULL TEXT OF POPE’S SHORT & BEAUTIFUL SPEECH which is MUST READ for all. In it, Pope Francis spoke about the difficult questions in this world regarding the existence of God and the problem of…

VIRGIN MOST FAITHFUL, PRAY FOR US!


VIRGIN MOST FAITHFUL, PRAY FOR US! We need your daily maternal guidance so that we may always be faithful to Christ and His Church. If ever, due to our frailties, we go astray, help us return quickly to the right path which leads us to your Son, Our Lord Jesus Christ. Mother, we pray to…

13th Sunday O.T. (C). GOD’S CALL AND OUR CORRESPONDENCE.


13th Sunday O.T. (C) GOD’S CALL AND OUR CORRESPONDENCE   DIVINE VOCATION AND GENEROUS PERSONAL CORRESPONDENCE: these are the two main ideas highlighted by the 13th Sunday liturgical readings. JESUS INVITES US TO FOLLOW HIM AND THIS INVOLVES TREADING ALONG THE PATH OF RENUNCIATION. Following Him is much more than a euphoric moment: it is…