Love for the Pope

3rd Sunday of Easter (C): THE CHURCH, PROLONGATION OF CHRIST’S MYSTERY. THE PRIMACY OF PETER.


3rd Sunday of Easter (C): THE CHURCH, PROLONGATION OF CHRIST’S MYSTERY. THE PRIMACY OF PETER.     Dear brethren in Christ, today’s Sunday liturgy offers us an occasion to meditate on the theme of the MYSTERY OF THE CHURCH, THE PROLONGATION OF THE MYSTERY OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST, IN WHICH WE HAVE BEEN INCORPORATED THROUGH THE SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM. During the 50-day Easter celebration, we are reminded that WE ARE LIVING MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH which is a community of RESPONSIBLE []

HAPPY 79th BIRTHDAY TO OUR DEARLY BELOVED POPE FRANCIS!


HAPPY 79th BIRTHDAY TO OUR DEARLY BELOVED POPE FRANCIS! Let us give him the gift of daily prayer so He could faithfully carry out his mission on earth as the “Dolce Cristo nella terra” (Sweet Christ on earth), according to St. Catherine of Sienna.   Cordially inviting you to visit and like our FB page in http://www.fb.com/CatholicsstrivingforHoliness or sign-up to our website so we can have a wider apostolic reach and thus help more people in their Christian life. Thanks! Fr. Rolly []

PRAY FOR POPE FRANCIS’ VISIT TO KENYA, UGANDA AND AFRICAN CENTRAL REPUBLIC.


PRAY FOR POPE FRANCIS’ VISIT TO KENYA, UGANDA AND AFRICAN CENTRAL REPUBLIC. Dear friends, let us accompany the Holy Father in his upcoming visit to the above countries starting Nov. 25, 2015, ask for his safety and the spiritual fruits of his apostolic visit and for all our brethren who will see and hear his words so that they be docile to the inklings of the Holy Spirit. May God Almighty, through the intercession of Our Lady, protect the Pope and grant []

Nov. 10: St. Leo the Great. Pope and Doctor of the Church


Nov. 10: Saint Leo the Great Pope and Doctor of the Church St. Leo (d.461) was a vigorous defender of the unity of the Church and pushed back the onrush of the barbarians under Attila. During his pontificate, the Council of Chalcedon (451) defined that there is in Christ one divine person and two natures, divine and human. It was a confirmation of his Epistola Dogmatica (Tomus) to the Patriach Flavian of Constantinople. During the disintegration of the Western Empire, when heresy []

POPE FRANCIS GIVES “HOMEWORK” TO CATHOLIC SCHOOLCHILDREN: “Please don’t forget to pray for me, so that I can share with many people the joy of Jesus.”


POPE FRANCIS GIVES “HOMEWORK” TO CATHOLIC SCHOOLCHILDREN “Please don’t forget to pray for me, so that I can share with many people the joy of Jesus.” (Harlem NY, Sept. 25, 2015) Dear friends, yesterday, Pope Francis visited the Our Lady, Queen of Angels School in Harlem, where he received a “rock-star” treatment. A lot of people, especially teenagers, lined up the street to welcome the Holy Father and even had the chance to take selfie shots with the Pope. With the presence []