Last article of section "Spirituality and Prayer"
-- Isaiah 66:10-14 Psalm 131:1bcde,2,3 Matthew 18:1-4 The secrets of the Kingdom of God are hidden from the learned and the wise, but are revealed to those who, likeSaint Thérèse of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face(1873-1897), arelittle and humble. She is a Doctor of the Church, who received the knowledge...read more
Articles from section "Spirituality and Prayer"
Roman Rite - XXVI Sunday in Ordinary Time - Year A - September 28, 2014 Ez 18.25-28; Ps 25; Phil 2,1-11; Mt 21.28 to 32. Ambrosian Rite - Fifth Sunday after the martyrdom of St. John the …read more
-- Ecclesiastes 11:9-12:8 Psalm 90:3-4,5-6,12-13,14 and 17 Luke 9:43b-45 Today's reading from Ecclesiastes is a meditation on the vanity of life and the certainty of death. Qoheleth's outlook …read more
Drawing from the first reading's exclamation, "Vanity of vanities! All things are vanity!" Pope Francis spoke today in his morning homily about Christians' temptation to "make themselves …read more
-- Ecclesiastes 3:1-11 Psalm 144:1b and 2abc, 3-4 Luke 9:18-22 The author of the Book of Ecclesiastes, Qoheleth or the Preacher, sees man toiling endlessly on earth for minimal gain. When man …read more
-- Ecclesiastes 1:2-11 Psalm 90:3-4, 5-6, 12-13, 14 and 17bc Luke 9:7-9 The author of Ecclesiastes, known as Qoheleth or the Preacher "looks at the world almost exclusively from the …read more