Articles on this issue "suffering"
To fully understand pain and suffering, it is necessary to see them with the eyes of God, says John Paul II. Addressing some 8,000 pilgrims at todays general audience in Paul VI Hall, the Pope …read more
The faithful must pray for the gift of healing but at the same time accept suffering in faith, conferees said at a four-day meeting here. "The healing charism is a means of the new …read more
Here is a translation of John Paul IIs address at todays general audience in St. Peters Square. * * * 1. "Hear the word of the Lord, O nations, proclaim it on distant coasts" (Jeremiah 31:10). …read more
Father Ignacio Larranaga is the author of some of the most loved religious books of the last decade, including "Show Me Your Face," "From Suffering to Peace" and "Marys Silence." This Basque …read more
Here is a translation of John Paul IIs address at todays general audience. * * * 1. It is a dark night, in which voracious wild beasts are perceived in the surroundings. The man of prayer is …read more
What is scientifically possible is not always moral, says John Paul II in a message for World Day of the Sick 2002. "The search for new and effective ways to alleviate suffering is right, but …read more