Last article of section "Spirituality and Prayer"
Here is the text of an address given at the end of November by Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth, regarding the end of the Year of Faith, and "what's next?" * * * Thank you for inviting me to speak today. The topic is ‘The Year of Faith: What Next?’ So first, the background to the Year of Faith, then, some poi...read more
Articles from section "Spirituality and Prayer"
For the past 60 years, Nov. 21 has been set aside as a day of remembrance for those men and women who have answered the call to the contemplative life. One of the final events of the Year of …read more
In an article for L’Osservatore Romano timed to coincide with the ‘Pro Orantibus Day’ which takes place today, the Abbot Primate of the Benedictine Order, Notker Wolf, has reminded readers of …read more
Those gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the weekly Angelus and Apostolic blessing from the Holy Father on Sunday received a little more than they were expecting: a prescription for Divine …read more
1) The question is to understand what to do now, not to know what will happen at the end Reading the text of today’s Gospel (Luke 21:5-19) it is easy to think almost exclusively at the …read more
1) Life is not taken away from us but it is transformed In today’s gospel, some Sadducees go to Jesus (Lk 20:27-38) to put him against the Bible, but perhaps also because their hearts …read more