How quaran-teens are coping with losses and disappointments 

Denver Newsroom, May 3, 2020 / 04:58 pm (CNA).- Nikki Shasserre normally gets one, maybe two alerts per week from Bark, a parental monitoring app she uses to track texts and social media on her teenager’s cell phone. Bark sends Shasserre and her husband snippets of...

A Sunday for Shepherds

Regina Caeli Address: On the Fourth Sunday of Easter Dedicated to the Good Shepherd ‘The Lord Calls Us by Name; He Calls Us because He Loves Us’ Pope Expressed Closeness to Pandemic Caregivers Repeats Importance of International Cooperation Santa Marta Sunday: Pope...

True and False Shepherds

The Good Shepherd has risen, who laid down His life for His sheep and willingly died for his flock (Communion Antiphon). Read the Whole Article at its Original Source

Pope Expressed Closeness to Pandemic Caregivers

Pope Francis on May 3, 2020, repeated his closeness to caregivers during the coronavirus pandemic and stressed the need for international unity and cooperation. His remarks came after praying the Regine Caeli from the Library of the Apostolic Vatican Palace. “Once...

Holy Father Marks World Day of Prayer for Vocations

Pope Francis on May 3, 2020, reminded the faithful that the day is the World Day of Prayer for Vocations, observed on the fourth Sunday of Easter, Good Shepherd Sunday. “Observed today is the World Day of Prayer for Vocations. Christian existence is wholly and always...

Nothing is Simpler Than Prayer

By Regis Martin | Hands down, the most astonishing assertion I’ve ever come across on the power of prayer, is a prediction made by St. Alphonsus Liguori, an Italian bishop who founded the Redemptorists more than two centuries… Read the Whole Article at its...

Pope at Mass prays for doctors and priests laying down their lives

CNS photo/Vatican Media May 3, 2020 In praying for doctors and priests during Mass on Sunday at the Casa Santa Marta, Pope Francis likened them to the Good Shepherd laying down their lives serving the flock. By Sr Bernadette Mary Reis, fsp Pope Francis celebrated Mass...

Courgette germinates

Short note to mark that one of the courgette (zucchini) seeds is working. In other news, we bought canes to replace the wooden skewers at the corners of the veg trug. Actual rain this afternoon. Read the Whole Article at its Original...