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A dignified life through work

By on July 28, 2021

“We were created with a vocation to work. The goal should not be that technological progress increasingly replace human work, for this would be detrimental to humanity. Work is a necessity, part of the meaning of life on this earth, a path to growth, human development and personal fulfillment….


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Family Life Love Marriage Parenting Responsibility

The transmission of human life

By on July 27, 2021

“A child deserves to be born of that love, and not by any other means, for “he or she is not something owed to one, but is a gift”, which is “the fruit of the specific act of the conjugal love of the parents”. This is the case because,…


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Beliefs Faith Hope Jesus Life Love

There is one body, that of Christ

By on July 27, 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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Jesus Life

Jesus lived the daily reality

By on July 26, 2021

He always takes the first step. Jesus lived at the daily reality of the most ordinary people: he was moved; he wept; called a publican to be his disciple; he also suffered betrayal by a friend. In him God has given us this certitude that he is with us,…


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Faith Jesus Life

Preach the gospel

By on July 25, 2021

Preach the gospel, and if necessary use words preaching with your life, with your witness. Inconsistency on the part of pastors and the faithful between what they say and what they do, between word and manner of life, is undermining the church’s credibility. But all this is possible only…


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Beatitudes Beliefs Church Ecumenism Jesus Life Sacraments

The Source is Christ Himself

By on July 24, 2021

Over the centuries, the church conserves this precious treasure, which is sacred Scripture, doctrine, the sacraments, the Ministry of pastors, so that we can be faithful to Christ and share in his very life. It is like a river coursing through history, developing, irrigating; but running water always comes…


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Life

Eliminating life does not resolve problems

By on July 23, 2021

“It is not ‘progressive’ to try to resolve problems by eliminating a human life.”
― Pope Francis, Evangelii Gaudium: The Joy of the Gospel


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Beliefs Environment Faith Life

Protectors of God’s handiwork

By on July 22, 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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Communication Growth Life People Youth

World Youth day 2016 – When we are paralyzed, we miss…

By on July 21, 2021

When we are paralyzed, we miss the magic of encountering others, making friends, sharing dreams, walking at the side of others.

~Pope Francis, World Youth day 2016


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Life Truth

With eyes cleansed by tears

By on July 15, 2021

“Certain truths in life can only be seen with eyes cleansed by tears.”
― Pope Francis

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