Michael Perras, OFM Advent you are filled with rich and interesting characters and inviting winter darkness. Rich and interesting characters and inviting winter darkness which awakens me, calls me to who I am and the light dawning within. Prophets, seers, sages, challenge me to see the light I carry and how I let it shine. Darkness which […]
In the Bible, the opening scene of the three strangers’ visit to Abraham begins with the apparition of the Lord: “Yahweh appeared to Abraham at the Oak of Mamre, while he was sitting by the entrance of the tent, in the hottest of the day. (Gen 18:1) In this story, the angel of …
Every Friday we will be showcasing different videos, writings, messages and more from/about Pope Francis. This week, we are featuring a video that the Archbishop and two priest filmed speaking about what Pope Francis means to them.
Emphasizing “the many ‘hidden exiles’ who live in our societies,” Pope releases message on World Day of People with Disabilities, says “we need to develop antibodies against a culture that considers some lives 1st or 2nd class...This is a social sin”: https://press.vatican.va/content/salastampa/en/bollettino/pubblico/2019/12/03/191203a.html
Francis: “In a Christian community where the faithful, the priests, the bishops do not take this path of littleness, there is no future, it will collapse. We have seen it in the great projects of history”: https://www.vaticannews.va/en/pope-francis/mass-casa-santa-marta/2019-12/pope-at-mass-today-the-church-praises-littleness.html