Images of Salt and Light

Pope Francis on the Images of Salt and Light Christ Uses Symbols to Show the Disciples how to Carry Out Their Mission Angelus Address Full Text: On ‘Being Salt of the Earth’ and ‘Light of the World’ A Disciple Is Salt When He ‘Makes an Effort to Be a Humble and...

The Sermon on the Mount and the National Prayer Breakfast

By Deacon Steven D. Greydanus | It’s a common saying that a homilist should prepare to preach with a Bible in one hand and a newspaper in the other. This week, as I was praying and meditating about our Lord’s teaching about… Read the Whole Article at its...

Salt+Light (5.A.)

Salt has a bad reputation nowadays. My doctor warns me that too much salt leads to heart and kidney problems, to painful kidney stones, something I’ve experienced, and to high blood pressure. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Pope Repeats Plea for Peace in Syria

Pope Francis on February 9, 2020, repeated his place for the international community to find a way to stop the violence in Syria. His remarks came after praying the Angelus with the large crowds of pilgrims gathered in St. Peter Square. “Painful news continues to...

Pope at Angelus Calls for Halt to Human Trafficking

Pope Francis on February 9, 2020, renewed his plea for the half of human trafficking, his remarks coming after praying the Angelus with the crowds gathered in St. Peter’s Square. “Observed yesterday, in the liturgical memorial of Saint Josephine Bakhita, was the World...

Lent, Like Christmas, is the Season of the Divine Infant

By Marge Fenelon | It’s been my family’s longtime tradition to leave the Christmas decorations up until after the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord. Well, the Presentation has passed, and our decorations still are up and… Read the Whole Article at its...