Tag Archives: 9/11

9/11 Twenty years on – I escaped from the 80th floor of the North Tower, then it collapsed on me

From The Independent UK: In an extract from her memoir ‘Complicity, The United States v. The People of the United States’, Sharon Premoli shares her memory of the day the World Trade Center was attacked  You know what happened. Twenty … Continue reading

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Pray for the victims of 9/11 and for our world with this prayer from Benedict XVI

It is nineteen years since the devastating islamic terrorist attacks took place in the US that claimed the lives of 3,000 innocent people. Pope Benedict XVI visited Ground Zero in 2008, and this was his prayer. O God of love, … Continue reading

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Appeal to Ireland – Take the Blessed Virgin Mary onto the streets

Fr Philomena of the Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate in Gosport, England, is making this passionate appeal to the people of Ireland for the ’40 Days for Life’ campaign commencing on 23rd September, 2020. Taking Our Lady onto the streets … Continue reading

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Sermon for the Memorial Mass for the Victims of 9/11

by Fr Richard G. Cipolla of the New York Purgatorial Society  One of the greatest pieces in Western literature is the Confessions of St Augustine.  For Catholics this work is more than literature.  It is the testament of faith of … Continue reading

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NYC Fire Chaplain recalls experience on September 11, 2001

September 10, 2011. Fr. Joe Bayne, Fire Chaplain at Ground Zero remembers… “Certainly I had the humble experience of ministering there as a fire Chaplain and being with just some amazing down to earth people, whose humanness to me showed … Continue reading

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