Articles on this issue "love"
On the first day of Advent, John Paul II reminded Christians that preparation for Christmas is "not the vain awaiting of a faceless god" but "concrete trust" in a God who loves us. When the …read more
John Paul II spoke about Psalm 116 at todays general audience. Here is a translation of his address. * * * 1. This is the shortest of all the Psalms, made up, in the original Hebrew, of …read more
A Christian must give witness to his beliefs today by proclaiming Gods tireless love for every person, says John Paul II. "Gods faithful love will not fail and will not abandon us to …read more
A simplified version of the book "Love and Responsibility" has been published in order to make the thought of John Paul II more accessible. The Vatican Secretary of State gave permission for …read more
John Paul II said the key to understanding the paschal Triduum that begins Holy Thursday is: "love to the end." "At the heart of this sacred Triduum is the mystery of an unbounded love, …read more
More than 200 couples promised today to get married this coming year, before the urn containing the relics of the patron of the enamored, which is kept in the Basilica of St. Valentine. The …read more
The Church cannot be understood, if Gods love for man is not understood, John Paul II said today. With almost mystical overtones, the Pontiff told the several thousand pilgrims gathered at the …read more