Articles on this issue "asceticism"
Here is a translation of John Paul IIs address to pilgrims gathered today in St. Peters Square for the midday Angelus. * * * Dearest Brothers and Sisters! 1. The international scene continues …read more
John Paul II today convoked a meeting of the worlds religious leaders, and extended a special invitation to Muslim leaders to attend. The Pontiff made the announcement to the faithful gathered …read more
The Order of Discalced Carmelites has been recognized by the U.N. Public Information Department Committee as a nongovernmental organization. Carmelite Fathers Aloysius Deeney and Ernesto …read more
Evidence uncovered by a Dutch team of researchers may indicate how an early community of hermits in Egypt evolved into a monastery, reports Egypt Revealed magazine. In the fourth century, a …read more