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Holy Spirit Life Trust

God always brings newness

By on November 24, 2021

Newness always makes us a bit fearful, because we feel more secure if we have everything under control, if we are the ones who build, program, and plan our lives in accordance with our own ideas, our own comfort, and our own preferences. This is also the case when…


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Environment Life

We ourselves are dust of the earth

By on November 24, 2021

“the earth herself, burdened and laid waste, is among the most abandoned and maltreated of our poor; she “groans in travail” (Rom 8:22). We have forgotten that we ourselves are dust of the earth (cf. Gen 2:7); our very bodies are made up of her elements, we breathe her…


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Change Life

World Youth day 2016 – God comes to break down all our fences

By on November 24, 2021

God comes to break down all our fences. He comes to open the doors of our lives, our dreams, our ways of seeing things.

~Pope Francis, World Youth day 2016


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Change Environment Growth Life People Unity

Have the courage to go against the tide

By on November 18, 2021

“Have the courage to go against the tide of this culture of efficiency, this culture of waste. Encountering and welcoming everyone, solidarity—a word that is being hidden by this culture, as if it were a bad word—solidarity and fraternity: these are what make our society truly human.”
― Pope…


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Beliefs Faith Hope Jesus Life Love

There is one body, that of Christ

By on November 18, 2021

There is one body, that of Christ, that we perceive in the Eucharist; and one Spirit, the Holy Spirit, who enlivens and constantly re-creates the church; one hope, eternal life; one faith, one baptism, one God and father of us all (Eph. 4:4 –6).

– Pope Francis


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Beliefs Environment Faith Life

Protectors of God’s handiwork

By on November 18, 2021

“Living our vocation to be protectors of God’s handiwork is essential to a life of virtue; it is not an optional or a secondary aspect of our Christian experience.”
― Pope Francis, On Care for Our Common Home: The Encyclical Letter Laudato Si’


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Failure Joy Life

World Youth day 2016 – The only way to be happy is to live in a haze

By on November 18, 2021

It is a great form of paralysis whenever we start thinking that happiness is the same as comfort and convenience, that being happy means going through life asleep or on tranquilizers, that the only way to be happy is to live in a haze.

~Pope Francis, World Youth day 2016


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Environment Faith Growth Indifference Life Responsibility

Shared responsibility for others and the world

By on November 14, 2021

“We must regain the conviction that we need one another, that we have a shared responsibility for others and the world, and that being good and decent are worth it. We have had enough of immorality and the mockery of ethics, goodness, faith and honesty. It is time to…


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Change Environment Life Responsibility

One of the greatest challenges of our time

By on November 7, 2021

“This is one of the greatest challenges of our time: to convert ourselves to a type of development that knows how to respect creation.”
― Pope Francis


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Change Desire Growth Joy Life

Joy is the ultimate pleasure

By on November 5, 2021

“When the search for pleasure becomes obsessive, it holds us in thrall and keeps us from experiencing other satisfactions. Joy, on the other hand, increases our pleasure and helps us find fulfillment in any number of things, even at those times of life when physical pleasure has ebbed.”
― Pope…

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The prayer of adoration is the prayer that makes us recognize God as the beginning and the end of all of History. And this prayer is the living flame of the Spirit that gives strength to witness and to mission.