Starved for God

And the Lord spoke all these words: I am the Lord thy God, who brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the...

Our Lady of Walsingham, to Whom England Belongs

(In light of today's official 'feast' of Our Lady of Walsingham, September 24th, reminded of such by this reflection in Crisis magazine this morning...

Dishonest Wealth Made Honest

Twenty-fifth Sunday Per Annum (C) September 22, 2019. You cannot serve God and wealth (Lk. 16:13). At face value, it would seem that that the Gospel...

Homily of Pope John Paul II on Padre Pio’s Canonization

CANONIZATION OF ST PIO OF PIETRELCINA, CAPUCHIN PRIEST HOMILY OF JOHN PAUL II Sunday, 16 June 2002 1. "For my yoke is easy and my burden light"...

Serving One Master

BENEDICT XVI ANGELUS St Peter's Square Sunday, 27 February 2011 Dear Brothers and Sisters, One of the most moving words of Sacred Scripture rings out in today’s Liturgy. The...

Matthew the True Disciple

Saint Matthew, whose original Hebraic name was Levi, presents Christ as the new Moses, leading His people from the darkness and slavery of sin...

Joseph of Cupertino’s Ordinary Miracles

According to the laws of physics, a man - especially a full grown one - should not be able to fly. But are not...

The Good Shepherd and the Sinful Sheep

The saying is sure and worthy of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners – of whom I am...
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Pope Saint John Paul II Reflects on the Cross

(An excerpt from a homily preached by Pope Saint John Paul II in Lesotho, in 1988): In the Gospel of this feast we are witnesses...

Exalting in the Cross

We should glory in the Cross of our Lord Jesus, in whom is our salvation, life and resurrection, through whom we are saved and...