Letter #9, 2017: Pilgrimage Toward a Hidden God

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February 24, 2017, Tuesday — Pilgrimage Toward a Hidden God Pilgrimage Toward A Hidden God A powerful contemporary intellectual movement today called “transhumanism” hopes the human race can be developed, improved, “transcended.” Christians share part of this hope, but by means of an entirely different process… By Robert Moynihan Each man desires to know his […]

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SS. Papa Francesco - Canonizzazione Madre Teresa


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· ​Pope Francis canonizes Mother Teresa · He holds her up as the model of holiness for the world of volunteer work More than a hundred thousand people gathered in St Peter’s Square for the solemn right, one of the central moments of the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy. During his homily for the canonization […]

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Homily for the Canonization of Mother Teresa

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Homily of His Holiness Pope Francis Holy Mass and Rite of Canonization of Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta During his homily, the Holy Father said, “Mother Teresa, in all aspects of her life, was a generous dispenser of divine mercy, making herself available for everyone through her welcome and defence of human life, those unborn […]

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Regina Caeli: On the Suffering in Ukraine

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“My thoughts go out to all populations that thirst for reconciliation and peace” On this day that is, as it were, the heart of the Holy Year of Mercy, my thoughts go out to all populations that thirst for reconciliation and peace. I think in particular of the turmoil, here in Europe, of those who […]

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The “Misericordina” Becomes “Plus”

A priest distributes boxes shaped like pills boxes but which contain a rosary, at the end of Pope Francis' traditional appearance in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. Pope Francis said that the rosary is like a medicine for the heart and small boxes containing rosaries were distributed to faithful at the end of Pope's traditional Angelus prayer in St. Peter's Square. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

The Pope hands out a new version of his recommended “spiritual medicine” in Rome to heal wounded hearts and souls “Lent is a good time to travel a path of conversion that has mercy at its center. Because of this, I’ve decided to give to those who are here in the Piazza a ‘spiritual medicine’ […]

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The Jubilee of Mercy: A Final Gift of Time to Repent Before it Is Too Late?

5.02.2016 Basilica Vaticana. Un momento di preghiera guidato dal Card. Angelo Comastri, Arciprete della Basilica, dopo il posizionamento delle teche con le spoglie di San Pio e San Leopoldo Mandic, i "Due Santi della Misericordia", nella navata centrale.

The Pope’s crusade to extend mercy to everyone on the earth who seeks it, through the ministry of the Church, comes in the era of the Divine Mercy devotion which originated with St. Faustina Kowalska, the uneducated Polish nun who is known as the “Apostle of Mercy,” and was canonized in 2000 by St. John […]

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God’s mercy acts always to save.

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Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! In Sacred Scripture, God’s mercy is present throughout the history of the people of Israel. The Lord accompanies, with His mercy, the path of the Patriarchs; He gives them children despite the condition of sterility, He leads them by ways of grace and reconciliation, as the story of Joseph […]

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