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Thumbnail mother teresa credit india 7 network via flickr cc by 20 cna Did you know Mother Teresa experienced visions of Jesus?

Vatican City, Aug 27, 2016 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Even her friend of more than 30 years, Father Sebastian Vazhakala, did not know Mother...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 343838783 Faith and fear

A common soldier dies without fear, yet Jesus died afraid. Iris Murdoch wrote this and that truth can be somewhat disconcerting. Why? If someone...

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Thumbnail jesus reaching ‘It is the Lord!’

“It is the Lord!” This was the cry of St. John when he saw Jesus standing on the shore at the Sea of Tiberius in the days after the...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on april 16 2014 credit daniel ibanez cna 3 cna 4 21 14 1 Jesus brings us the 'new wine' of joy, Pope Francis says

In his daily homily on Friday Pope Francis discussed how the Pharisees condemned Jesus' apostles for not fasting, saying that Jesus renews the old...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 397116733 Love on the rock

In my last column I spoke about the many ways our ancient ancestors spoke of love. We use that one little word to describe all our affections....

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Thumbnail memorial for the three police officers who were shot and killed in an ambush on july 18 2016 in baton rouge louisiana credit sean gardner getty images cna Only Christ offers answers in our violent world, Baton Rouge bishop says

Baton Rouge, La., Jul 18, 2016 / 02:52 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Jesus Christ’s triumph over death, despair and hate should move us forward after a...

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Thumbnail jesus washing feet Our resistance to love

There’s nothing simple about being a human being. We’re a mystery to ourselves and often our own worst enemies. Our inner complexity befuddles us...

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Thumbnail pope francis prays the angelus with pilgrims in st peters square jan 10 2016 credit alexey gotovsky cna Our task is to make the Gospel accessible, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, May 28, 2017 / 04:21 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On the Feast of the Ascension, Pope Francis said that when Jesus rose into heaven, he...

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Thumbnail pope francis gives the wednesday general audience in st peters square on october 2 2013 credit elise harris cna 2 cna 10 2 13 Pope asks for moment of silence for victims of Portugal forest fires

Vatican City, Jun 18, 2017 / 05:24 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Sunday, following the Angelus, Pope Francis asked pilgrims in St. Peter's Square to pause...

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Thumbnail pope francis arrives in st peters square for the general audience sept 21 2016 credit daniel ibez cna Pope Francis: Even in the darkest moments, Jesus walks with us

Vatican City, May 24, 2017 / 08:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Wednesday Pope Francis said that no matter what trials we might face, we have hope...

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Thumbnail sunday readings 06 09 Sunday Readings for June 10 & 11- The Most Holy Trinity

We often begin Mass with the prayer from the epistle: “The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy...

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Thumbnail sunday readings 06 16 Sunday Readings for June 17 & 18- The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

The Eucharist is given to us as a challenge and a promise. That’s how Jesus presents it in the Gospel. He doesn’t make it easy for those who...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 386260825 The triumph of goodness

The stone which rolled away from the tomb of Jesus continues to roll away from every sort of grave. Goodness cannot be held, captured, or put to...

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Thumbnail pope francis venerates the cross on good friday 2015 credit losservatore romano cna 2 The world needs Christ more than ever, Pope Francis says

On Sunday Pope Francis said that with a growing sense of emptiness and insecurity gripping the world, Jesus Christ is needed more than ever before,...

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Thumbnail last days in the desert 01 Why "Last Days in the Desert" is so Boring

With his latest film, Last Days in the Desert, Rodrigo Garcia has accomplished something truly remarkable. He has taken a portion of the life of...

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Thumbnail young messiah movie Young Messiah

It’s a seemingly glaring omission likely to strike even casual readers of the New Testament as disappointing: With the notable exception of the...

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