Update On Fr. Sandalo

The army blocks off an area in Mindanao, the Church prays for Fr. Bossi     Taken from: http://www.asianews.it/index.php?l=en&art=9549&size=A The Philippine regional superior of the Pontifical Institute for Foreign Missions tells AsiaNews that the entire Payao community, from where the missionary…

Co-Workers of the Truth 6/14

The priestly ministry is a ministry of reconciliation.  In the Sacrament of Baptism it leads us, through the admonitions of faith, to a fundamental reconciliation with the living God so that we no longer regard him and his world as…

Co-Workers of the Truth 6/13

Recently I had occasion to speak with a person who holds an important public office and who said to me: The impression that people have today is that being a Christian is something irksome, a multiplicity if commands and prohibitions…

“Wisdom Likes to Dwell in the Midst of Human Beings”

VATICAN CITY, JUNE 12, 2007 (Zenit.org).- Here is a Vatican translation of Benedict XVI’s homily at the June 3 canonization Mass. * * * EUCHARISTIC CONCELEBRATION FOR THE CANONIZATION OF FOUR BLESSEDS: GEORGE PRECA, SIMON OF LIPNICA, CHARLES OF ST.…

Missionary priest kidnapped in Philippines

Manila, Jun. 11, 2007 (CWNews.com) – An Italian missionary priest was kidnapped in the Philippines on June 10. Father Giancarlo Bossi, a member of the Pontifical Institute for Foreign Missions (PIME) was abducted from the village of Bulawa in the…

A World Ablaze With Divine Mercy

Here is an excerpt from an interesting article, A World Ablaze With Divine Mercy, Devotions Abound, Thanks Largely To The Laity, by JOSEPH PRONECHEN that appeared on April 15-21, 2007 isssue and was posted 4/10/2007 on the National Catholic Register website.  You can read…