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World Youth day 2016 – Everything that keeps you closed in

By on January 7, 2021

God comes to break open everything that keeps you closed in.

~Pope Francis, World Youth day 2016


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Giving in to Fear

By on December 26, 2020

If a catechist gives in to fear, then he or she is a coward. If a catechist has an easy time of it, he or she will end up being a statue in a museum. We have a lot of these! Please, no more statues! If a catechist’s rigid,…


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The third element: starting anew with Christ

By on December 25, 2020

The third element: starting anew with Christ means not being afraid to go with him to the outskirts.

– Pope Francis


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Seek God in every human life

By on December 5, 2020

“Even if the life of a person has been a disaster, even if it is destroyed by vices, drugs, or anything else—God is in this person’s life. You can, you must try to seek God in every human life. Although the life of a person is a land full…


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World Youth day 2016 – One of the worst things that can happen to us in life

By on December 3, 2020

The feeling of being paralyzed, thinking that in this world, in our cities and our communities, there is no longer any room to grow, to dream, to create, to gaze at new horizons – in a word to live – is one of the worst things that can happen…


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Encourages you in difficult times

By on November 26, 2020

He is close to each one of you as a companion, as a friend who knows how to help in understanding, who encourages you in difficult times and never abandon you.
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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World Youth day 2016 – In order to be happy all we need is a good sofa

By on November 18, 2020

An even more dangerous kind of paralysis is the paralysis that comes from confusing happiness with a sofa. In other words, to think that in order to be happy all we need is a good sofa.

A sofa that makes us feel comfortable, calm, safe. A sofa like one of…


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World Youth day 2016 – We came to leave a mark

By on November 18, 2020

We didn’t come into this work to “vegetate”, to take it easy, to make our lives a comfortable sofa to fall asleep on. No, we came for another reason: to leave a mark.

~Pope Francis, World Youth day 2016


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We can get angry

By on November 10, 2020

“We can get angry: it’s even healthy to get angry from time to time.”
― Pope Francis


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God’s love for us is so great

By on October 26, 2020

“What a beautiful truth of faith this is for our lives: the mercy of God! God’s love for us is so great, so deep; it is an unfailing love, one which always takes us by the hand and supports us, lifts us up and leads us on.”
― Pope Francis,…

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Let us not ignore God’s word! It is a love letter, written to us by the One who knows us best. In reading it, we again hear his voice, see his face and receive his Spirit. #SundayOfTheWord