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For over 20 minutes, Pope Francis made his way along St. Peter's Square in the popemobile, greeting thousands of pilgrims in his weekly general audience. He even stopped and chatted with this woman who was celebrating her birthday.
Since May 13th marks the 98th [...]
Tags: Gratitude, Ordinary life, Our Lady, Love, family, Forgiveness, Pope Francis
My dear children: may Jesus watch over my daughters and sons for me!
The beginning of May, especially dedicated to our Lady in many countries, reminds us that we have to bring everywhere the atmosphere of Nazareth, the virtues and ways of acting of the [...]
Tags: Prayer, Opus Dei prelate, Holy Family, Our Lady, family
The word “pilgrimage” is derived from the French pèlerinage which in turn comes from the Latin peregrinatio, a journey abroad. A pilgrimage is a journey made to a religious shrine.
In the month of May, which is traditionally dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary, pilgrimages [...]
Tags: Church, Our Lady, Pilgrimage
"It was on Calvary that Christ, her most blessed Son and our brother, gave her to us as our mother, when he said to St John: 'Behold your mother.' And we received her, along with the beloved disciple, in that moment of supreme grief. The [...]
Tags: Joy, Suffering, Sickness, Generosity, Our Lady, St Josemaria Institute
Video. (Rome Reports). In his first general audience of 2015, Pope Francis focused his catechesis on the role of mothers both in society and in the Church. He added that being a mother entails much more than just childbearing. He went on to describe motherhood [...]
Tags: Holy Family, Our Lady, family, Pope Francis
Video. (Rome Reports). Thousands of people gathered around Rome's Spanish Steps, waiting for Pope Francis to celebrate the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. The celebration is a yearly tradition. The mayor of the City, Ignazio Marino, was the first person to welcome Pope Francis.
In his [...]
Tags: Gratitude, Our Lady, Pope Francis, mercy
Video. (Rome Reports).Thousands of people gathered in St. Peter's Square to see the Pope lead the Angelus prayer. Speaking from his studio window, the Pope explained that pointing out the mistakes of others is good. He went on the say that correcting one's neighbor is [...]
Tags: Peace, Our Lady, Angelus, Pope Francis
In the Footprints of our Faith
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“‘Mary has been taken up to heaven by God in body and soul, and the angels rejoice.’ Joy overtakes both angels and men. Why is it that we feel today this intimate delight, with our [...]
Tags: Angels, Our Lady, Holy Land, In the footprints of our Faith
On August 5, 1958, St Josemaria celebrated Mass in Great Britain for the first time. He had arrived at Dover the day before, and, as was his custom, as soon as he disembarked he had said three Hail Marys, concluding with the aspiration “Sancta Maria, [...]
Tags: Prayer, Our Lady, UK