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Faith Life Patience Success Trust

Patience is the key to finding the appropriate means

By on January 24, 2021

“I am always wary of the first decision, that is, the first thing that comes to my mind if I have to make a decision. This is usually the wrong thing. I have to wait and assess, looking deep into myself, taking the necessary time. The wisdom of discernment…


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Courage Mercy Patience Sin Trust

For God, we are not numbers, we are the most important thing to him

By on January 22, 2021

The courage to trust in Jesus’ mercy, to trust in his patience, to seek refuge always in the wounds of his love.  God is indeed waiting for you; he asks of you only the courage to go to him.  “Don’t be afraid, go to him, he is waiting for…


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Faith Hope Jesus Lifestyle Trust

Let us set aside every form of arrogance

By on January 15, 2021

Being pastors means being prepared to walk among and behind the flock; being capable of listening to the silent tell of those who are suffering and of sustaining the steps of those who fear they may not make it; attentive to raising, too reassuring, and to instilling hope. Our…


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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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Patience Trust

Trust in the Lord

By on January 1, 2021

I have learned to wait, to trust in the Lord, to ask for his help, so I can discern better and receive guidance.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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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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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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Acceptance Courage Indifference Jesus Life Mercy Trust

He is with you

By on December 25, 2020

Let the risen Jesus into your life – welcome him as a friend, with trust: he is life! If up till now you have kept him at a distance, step forward. He will receive you with open arms. If you have been indifferent, take a risk; you won’t be…


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Faith Growth Healing Life Renewal Repair Trust

You have to trust God

By on December 11, 2020

“You can, you must try to seek God in every human life. Although the life of a person is a land full of thorns and weeds, there is always a space in which the good seed can grow. You have to trust God.”
― Pope Francis, A Big Heart…


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Holy Spirit Life Trust

God always brings newness

By on December 8, 2020

Newness always makes us a bit fearful, because we feel more secure if we have everything under control, if we are the ones who build, program, and plan our lives in accordance with our own ideas, our own comfort, and our own preferences. This is also the case when…

Pope Francis Tweets

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