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Church Prayer

The church is apostolic because we pray

By on February 20, 2020

Remember this: the church is apostolic because we pray – our first duty – and because we proclaim the gospel by our life and by our words.
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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Forgiveness Judgement Mercy Prayer Sin

How can I be a good confessor?

By on February 17, 2020

How can I be a good confessor?
A priest needs to think of his own sins, to listen with tenderness, to pray to the Lord for a heart as merciful as his, and not to cast the first stone because he, too, is a sinner who needs to be forgiven….


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Beliefs Faith Holy Spirit Prayer

Am I open to the action of the Holy Spirit?

By on February 11, 2020

“Let us try asking ourselves: Am I open to the action of the Holy Spirit? Do I pray to him to give me illumination, to make me more sensitive to God’s things? This is a prayer we must pray every day: “Holy Spirit, make my heart open to the…


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Faith Holy Spirit Prayer

Without prayer our acts are empty

By on February 11, 2020

“Only a faithful and intense relationship with God makes it possible to get out of our own closedness and proclaim the Gospel with parrhesia. Without prayer our acts are empty and our proclamation has no soul; it is not inspired by the Spirit.”
― Pope Francis, The Church of…


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Church Jesus Places Prayer Worship

Catholic communities form a unit.

By on February 2, 2020

The church is spread throughout the world! And thousands of Catholic communities form a unit.

– Pope Francis


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Hope Jesus Patience Prayer Worship

The announcement of the angel

By on February 2, 2020

“We ask Mary that, as the first disciple, she teach us to remain watching, that she accompany us in patience, strengthen us in hope; we ask that she lead us towards the meeting with her Risen Son; that she free us from fear, so that we can hear the…


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Church Growth Prayer Worship

A closed Church betrays her own identity!

By on January 23, 2020

“The Church’s roots are in the teaching of the apostles, the authentic witnesses of Christ, but she looks to the future, she has the firm consciousness of being sent—sent by Jesus—of being missionary, bearing the name of Jesus by her prayer, proclaiming it and testifying to it. A Church…


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Church Prayer

Remember this: the church is apostolic

By on January 22, 2020

Remember this: the church is apostolic because we pray – our first duty – and because we proclaim the gospel by our life and by our words.

– Pope Francis


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Holy Spirit Prayer

Am I open to the action of the Holy Spirit?

By on January 18, 2020

Let us try asking ourselves: am I open to the action of the Holy Spirit? Do I pray to him to give me a elimination, to make me more sensitive to God’s things? This is a prayer we must pray every day: “Holy Spirit, make my heart open to…


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Forgiveness Grace Mercy Prayer Sin

Prayer of Pope Francis for the Jubilee

By on January 18, 2020

Lord Jesus Christ, you have taught us to be merciful like the heavenly Father, and have told us that whoever sees you sees Him.  Show us your face and we will be saved.  Your loving gaze freed Zacchaeus and Matthew from being enslaved by money; the adulteress and Magdalene…

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Pope Francis Tweets

Let us pray to the Lord that he may move hearts and that all may overcome the logic of confrontation, hatred and revenge in order to rediscover themselves as brothers, children of one Father. #Bari2020