Articles on this issue "spiritual life"
The constraint of time, in a society obsessed by a sort of perennial state of agitation, extreme digitalization and apparently condemned to a fruitless distraction, seems – as Pope Francis …read more
GospelMT 15:21-28 At that time, Jesus withdrew to the region of Tyre and Sidon. And behold, a Canaanite woman of that district came and called out, “Have pity on me, Lord, Son of David! My …read more
Here is a translation of the address Pope Francis gave during this morning’s general audience. As he did last week, due to the challenging Roman summer weather, Francis met with the sick and …read more
Some years ago I watched an amazing reality TV show. The producers took five men to the Gulf coast of Central America and they had to trek across the jungle to the Pacific coast. What made it …read more
The L’Osservatore Romano published a homily delivered by then-archbishop of Buenos Aires, Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, on the occasion of John Paul II’s death in 2005. The homily shows that the …read more
Pope Francis’unscripted homily on Palm Sundaywas like a meditation from the third week of St. Ignatius’Spiritual Exercises. He invites us to ask one basic question: “Who am I before my Lord?” …read more
Here is this week's column from Bishop James Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska. * * * Beauty points us to the transcendence of God—it gives us an opportunity to be moved to wonder, and to worship …read more