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Environment Faith Growth Indifference Life Responsibility

Shared responsibility for others and the world

By on January 17, 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 January 15, 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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Compassion Economic Justice Fellowship Hope Humility Jesus Mercy Responsibility

Priority of life

By on January 12, 2021

“You yourselves give them something to eat!” (Mark 6:37). This means working to eliminate the structural causes of poverty and to promote the integral development of the poor, as well as small daily acts of solidarity in meeting the real needs we encounter. Something more than a few sporadic…


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Communication Love Mercy Responsibility Trust

The lost sheep that God loves so much

By on January 9, 2021

It is a huge responsibility to be a Confessor. Confessors have before them the lost sheep that God loves so much; if we don’t show them the love and mercy of God, we push them away and perhaps will never come back.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is…


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Faith Family Indifference Jesus Responsibility

Giving a life for Jesus Christ?

By on January 6, 2021

Am my open to a brother or sister of the family who is giving his or her life for Jesus Christ?

– Pope Francis


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Humility Responsibility Shame Sin

How to give a good confession

By on December 30, 2020

How to give a good confession?
Look earnestly at himself and his sin.
Feel like a sinner, so that he can be amazed by God.
To recognize our need, our emptiness, our wretchedness. We cannot be arrogant.

– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Inspiration Lifestyle Responsibility Youth

World Youth day 2016 – No room for bench-warmers

By on December 29, 2020

The times we live in do not call for young “couch potatoes” but for young people with shoes, or better, boots laced. It only takes players on the first string, and it has no room for bench-warmers.

~Pope Francis, World Youth day 2016


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Courage Responsibility Shame Trust

The fabric of trust

By on December 28, 2020

He who brings us from the disintegration of shame – to the fabric of trust. He restores courage, re-entrusts responsibility, and sends us out on mission.

– Pope Francis


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Forgiveness Judgement Mercy Responsibility Sin

The door was opened just a crack, allowing absolution to come in

By on December 26, 2020

“DON Luigi Giussani used to quote this example from Bruce Marshall’s novel To Every Man a Penny. The protagonist of the novel, the abbot Father Gaston, needs to hear the confession of a young German soldier whom the French partisans are about to sentence to death. The soldier confesses…


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Courage Desire Encouragement Faith Jesus Responsibility Trust Truth

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 world’s faith depends on #ChristianUnity; in fact, the Lord asked that we be one “so the world might believe” (Jn 17:21). The world will not believe because of our convincing arguments, but because we have borne witness to that love that unites us and draws us near. #Prayer