It made me stop and think.
Thoughts of a song my husband wrote, entitled, “Who He Was” flashed through my mind. It is a song that speaks of his befriending a homeless man and how he began to understand who he truly was … (Jesus).
I woke up compelled to address Fr. Gabrielle Amorth’s strong words – words that condemned our apathy toward Medjugorje. (See my other articles for an overview of Medjugorje, St. John Paul II’s position, and a reflection on the transitory nature of Mary’s reported appearances). Fr. Amorth was the Chief Exorcist of Rome for 20 years,
Happy 99th Anniversary of the great miracle of the sun, which took place in Fatima, Portugal! 70,000 people, including atheists, saw the sun spin and dance in the sky — sometimes even to plunging to earth. The earth, which had been thoroughly soaked by rain — completely dried out simultaneously. Even secular newspapers covered the story!
Help for us to “Live the Fast” on this Friday of the Third Week of Lent We cannot live our fast without prayer, or by forgetting that we are all important in fulfilling God’s plans – for He chooses to need us. This powerful Lenten homily about prayer, fasting and conversion was given by Father
Does God Love the Devil? What do you think? Vasili-Surikov -The Temptation of Christ-1872 This question was reflected on by Father Leon Pereira, OP., the Chaplain to English-Speaking Pilgrims in Medjugorje. A transcript of his homily and answer follows: Sometimes to know what we truly believe, we have to ask questions, and ask good
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