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31st Sunday of Ordinary Time (B): THE GREATEST COMMANDMENT.


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POPE BENEDICT XVI: THE VIRGIN MARY IS…


POPE BENEDICT XVI: THE VIRGIN MARY IS… “The Virgin Mary, among all creatures, is a masterpiece of the Most Holy Trinity. In her humble heart full of faith, God prepared a worthy dwelling place for himself in order to bring to completion the mystery of salvation. Divine Love found perfect correspondence in her, and in…

HAPPY 91ST BIRTHDAY, POPE EMERITUS BENEDICT XVI!


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“CHRIST IS NOT SO MUCH INTERESTED IN HOW OFTEN IN YOUR LIVES YOU STUMBLE AND FALL, AS IN HOW OFTEN YOU PICK YOURSELVES UP AGAIN.”


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