The one surprising secret few people know about Lent!

There is a secret that few people know about sacrifice. Lent is a time to think about sacrifice and what it can do to you as a person. When you give yourself fully to God during Lent, you will be amazed like I have been at the transformation that occurs. There’s something wonderful waiting to… Continue reading The one surprising secret few people know about Lent!

'Practice and teach this prayer' – Pope Francis explains 'good news cannot be given with a sad face'

Bringing all people the lasting joy of the Church should be the focus of their service, Pope Francis told representatives of the Jesuits on Monday, as he urged them to shun pursuit of worldly leadership and position. “The service of good courage and discernment makes us men of the Church – not clerical men, but… Continue reading 'Practice and teach this prayer' – Pope Francis explains 'good news cannot be given with a sad face'

Pope at Audience: Love is the concrete service we give to each other in silence

On Saturday morning, Pope Francis held his special General Audience held one Saturday every month throughout the Jubilee Year of Mercy. During his Audience, Pope Francis centered his reflections on love and service. Speaking on the spiritual significance of Jesus’ act of humility in washing the feet of His disciples, he said: “By washing the feet… Continue reading Pope at Audience: Love is the concrete service we give to each other in silence