Many Catholics remain amazed, fascinated or frustrated by this new-style Pope who speaks in ways we simply do not expect to hear coming from the Chair of Peter. Biographies and analyses are selling like hot-cakes as people try to understand “Just where is this Pope coming from?” But, if one just listens closely, he does provide an abundance of clues.
July 29, 2016
St. Alphonsus Liguori was born Alfonso Maria de’Liguori in Marianella, a town near Naples, Italy, in 1696. He was a brilliant student who, by the age of seventeen, had already earned two doctor’s degrees, one in civil law, the other in canon law, both at the University of Naples. He practiced law with much success for eight years until he lost a major case because of a serious blunder of his own, and he interpreted this as a sign from God to leave the legal profession and study for the priesthood.
July 28, 2016
The book is offered as a free in-app purchase on a free smart phone app until the close of World Youth Day 2016
July 26, 2016
For all those who bear the cross of infertility
July 25, 2016
For all those who pray and labor for a rebirth of chastity and purity.
July 24, 2016
For all teachers and educators
July 23, 2016
For all divorced couples, for those having marital difficulty and for broken families
July 22, 2016
On the day that we die, we want to go to heaven to be with God, the angels and saints, and our loved ones who have gone before us, to live for all eternity in peace and joy, but there is one enormous obstacle to our admittance to heaven: our sins.
July 22, 2016
For all who work in entertainment and the arts
July 21, 2016
For all doctors, nurses, and all who work in the fields of medicine and pharmacology