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The Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus and More on the New Jesuit Saint, Peter Faber BLUE EYED ENNIS - August 19, 2015 Image source The second round of today's news from the Vatican ( see previous post today here .) Today, January 3rd, Pope Francis celebrated a Mass for The Feast Of The Most Holy Name of Jesus at the Jesuit Mother Church in Rome, along with 300 fellow Jesuits, and gave thanks for the New French Jesuit Saint Peter Faber/Pierre Favre. Click here also. Extract - " In his homily, Pope Francis spoke of the particular way in which the Jesuit Order is marked – and desires to ...http://blueeyedennis-siempre.blogspot.com/2014/01/the-feast-of-holy-name-of-jesus-and.html
"Mondays With Mary" – The Crucifixion and Death of Our Lord Jesus Christ and Mary at the Foot of the Cross TOM PERNA - August 17, 2015 ... Mary, St. John the Apostle, the gushing of blood and water from the side of Jesus reconnects us with the Wedding Feast at Cana. The blood and water represent the Sacraments of Baptism and Holy Eucharist. It is through these two sacraments that individuals become members of the Church. When Jesus thirsts on the cross it harkens us back to John 4 – The Samaritan Woman at the Well. It is here that we see Jesus isn't only interesting in saving the Jews, but he is looking to save all souls. ...http://tomperna.org/2015/08/17/mondays-with-mary-the-crucifixion-and-death-of-our-lord-jesus-christ-and-mary-at-the-foot-of-the-cross/
The Pope Greets the Young Before Leaving Paraguay VIS NEWS - HOLY SEE PRESS OFFICE - July 13, 2015 ... presented below: "After reading the Gospel, Orlando came to greet me and said, 'I ask you to pray for the freedom of each one of us, of us all'. It is the blessing that we will now all ask for together: freedom. Because freedom is a gift God gives us, but we must know how to receive it, we must know how to have a free heart, for we all know that in the world there are many bonds that bind our heart and do not let it be free. Exploitation, the lack of means for survival, drug ...http://visnews-en.blogspot.com/2015/07/the-pope-greets-young-before-leaving.html
To the Catholic Biblical Federation: The Word of God Is a Sacramental VIS NEWS - HOLY SEE PRESS OFFICE - June 22, 2015 ... and crumble. When a Church closes up in herself and forgets that she has been sent to announce the Gospel, that is, the Good News, to move hearts with the kerygma, then she ages and weakens. And, I would add, she sickens and dies". "I have heard it said many times that the diocese in northern Africa at the time of St. Augustine were dead Churches. No! There are two ways of dying: dying closed in oneself or dying by giving life as witness. And a Church that has the courage ...http://visnews-en.blogspot.com/2015/06/to-catholic-biblical-federation-word-of.html
Benedict XVI and Shepherds for the Whole World DA MIHI ANIMAS - May 12, 2015 ... share "the questions of the times" in its continuing efforts to announce the gospel to the world. Benedict XVI's new reflections came in an April 21 letter to Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, who served as his Secretary of State from 2006 to 2013. A summary of the letter was published in the May 10 edition of the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano. The Pope emeritus wrote that "the service of a shepherd cannot be only limited only to the Church," even though "in ...http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2015/05/benedict-xvi-and-shepherds-for-whole.html
Archbishop Fulton Sheen on the Spiritual Life DA MIHI ANIMAS - May 11, 2015 ... Him….these He would send out to proclaim the Gospel (Mark 3:14). Unfortunately today, we have too many 'go-goes' and not enough 'come-comes.' The proper balance is found again in the story of Martha and Mary which follows in the Gospel the Good Samaritan. In the latter, social service is praised. But in the story of Martha and Mary, it is suggested that we are not to become too absorbed in serving, that we have become too absorbed in serving that we have ...http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2015/05/archbishop-fulton-sheen-on-spiritual.html