Daily Archives: August 1, 2015

Lectio divina for XVIII Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

Faith in the Bread   By Archbishop Francesco Follo Ex 16,2-4.12-15; Ps 78; Eph 4,17.20-24; Jn 6.24 to 35 X Sunday after Pentecost 1) Bread offered for love. The last Sunday’s Gospel presented the miracle of the loaves and fishes. … Continue reading

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Gay Sexuality Is Not Something Immutable. Vices Can Just Seem That Way Sometimes.

by StumblingBlock Crisis Magazine notes how Rachel Maddow tried in vain to pin Rick Santorum down on the so-called ‘immutability’ of gayness – as if she doesn’t know. People are much more than sexual organs and their loves and preferences … Continue reading

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2nd August: Portiuncula Indulgence – a grace not to be missed

  A re-blog from Fr Z: From midnight tonight to midnight 2 August, you can gain the “Portiuncula” Indulgence. Catholic Encyclopedia St. Francis, as you know, repaired three chapels. The third was popularly called the Portiuncula or the Little Portion, dedicated to … Continue reading

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