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Church Faith Family Hope Sacraments Unity

A great gift of God!

By on November 25, 2020

Unity in faith, hope, and charity, unity in the sacraments, the ministry; We are at home, we are in the family, and we are among brothers and sisters. And this is a great gift of God! The church is one for us all.
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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Holy Spirit Indifference Sacraments

The language of communion

By on November 7, 2020

“The language of the Spirit, the language of the Gospel, is the language of communion that invites us to get the better of closedness and indifference, division and antagonism.”
― Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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Sacraments

Holy week is a time of grace

By on November 1, 2020

Holy week is a time of grace, open the doors of our heart, of our life, of our parishes. With God’s love and tenderness, with respect and with patience, knowing that God takes our hands, our feet, our heart, and guides them and makes all our actions fruitful.
– Pope…


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Jesus Sacraments

He puts the body and his blood into our hands

By on October 8, 2020

He gives himself without reserve; he keeps nothing for himself, not even life. He breaks the bread and passes the cup around “for us.” He puts the body and his blood into our hands, so as to be with us always, to dwell among us.
– Pope Francis, The Church…


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Compassion Family Fellowship Sacraments

World Youth day 2016 – The Lord has called us together

By on September 29, 2020

The Lord has called us together. Our response to a world at war has a name: its name is fraternity, its name is brotherhood, its name is communion, its name is family.

~Pope Francis, World Youth day 2016


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Beliefs Jesus Life Love Sacraments Worship

He comes from within

By on September 27, 2020

“The Lord, in the culmination of the mystery of the Incarnation, chose to reach our intimate depths through a fragment of matter. He comes not from above, but from within, he comes that we might find him in this world of ours. In the Eucharist, fullness is already achieved;…


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Marriage People Sacraments Truth

The deepest truth about human relationships

By on September 24, 2020

“Natural marriage, therefore, is fully understood in the light of its fulfillment in the sacrament of Matrimony: only in contemplating Christ does a person come to know the deepest truth about human relationships.”
― Pope Francis


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Faith Family Growth Sacraments Worship

Open windows through which the light of God is given to us

By on September 19, 2020

It is like family life. In the family, everything that enables us to grow, to mature, and to live is given to each of us. We journey and grow in a community, and a family. We can encounter the Lord in the sacraments, which are the open windows through…


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Jesus Sacraments Sin

Jesus transforms water into wine

By on August 22, 2020

At the “Wedding at Cana,” the first miracle, which was literally “dragged” from Jesus by his mother. Jesus transforms water into wine, into fine wine, the best wine. He does it using water from the urns that were needed for ritual purification, for the washing away of one’s spiritual…


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Faith Jesus Love Sacraments Worship

Time spent with the sick is holy time

By on August 22, 2020

“Time spent with the sick is holy time. It is a way of praising God who conforms us to the image of His Son, who “came not to be served but to serve, and to give His life as a ransom for many” (Mt 20:28). Jesus Himself said: “I…

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