Articles on this issue "epiphany"
John Paul II recalled the 160th anniversary of the Pontifical Missionary Society of Holy Childhood, a group that relies on youngsters for support to spread the Gospel. The society proposes to …read more
Here is a translation of the address John Paul II gave today before the midday recitation of the Angelus with pilgrims gathered in St. Peter's Square. * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters! 1. …read more
Following a Mass during which 10 new bishops were consecrated, John Paul II prayed the Angelus from his library window with several thousand pilgrims gathered in St. Peters Square. Here is a …read more
John Paul II dedicated his Angelus address today to "missionary children." The Catholic Church today celebrated Childrens Missionary World Day. It also marked the feast of the Epiphany. St. …read more
On the feast of the Epiphany, John Paul II said the star that guided the wise men from the East to Bethlehem also awakens a nostalgia for God in our secularized society. "Even today it evokes …read more
John Paul II today ended the most anticipated event of his pontificate when he closed the panels of the Holy Door of St. Peters Basilica, thus concluding the Great Jubilee of the Year 2000. …read more
1. "All the peoples of the earth will adore you, O Lord!" This acclamation from the Responsorial Psalm expresses very well the meaning of the Solemnity of the Epiphany which we are celebrating …read more