Daily Archives: January 15, 2012

A Little Parable on the Lies of the Devil and the False Promises of the World

By: Msgr. Charles Pope One of the great illusions under which we labour is, that if we just get one more thing from this world, then we will be happy. Perhaps we think that if we just had a little … Continue reading

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Angelus: Let us pray to the Virgin Mary to favour in youth a response to God’s calling

Parents and priests are the “mediators” who can help young people discover their vocation, especially that of total consecration. The Holy Father welcomed representatives of Rome’s migrant communities on World Day of Migrants and Refugees and invites people to take part … Continue reading

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A Biblical Reflection for the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

The cost of our discipleship The readings for this Sunday are: 1 Samuel 3:3b-10, 19; 1 Corinthians 6:13c-15a, 17-20; John 1:35-42 Reflecting on today’s readings, especially the call of Samuel and of Andrew and his brother, I remembered something that … Continue reading

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