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Jesus Dropped His Cross Too
Last edited 15th April 2015

It’s easy to feel discouraged when we sin, especially when we’re really persevering to please God in our walk with Christ. But Jesus Christ, Son of God knows what it feels like to fall! And although He never sinned, it is written that He fell THREE times in the Way of the Cross before enduring His passion. This is a huge testimony of hope for us.

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God’s Perfect Mercy – A Meditation for Divine Mercy Sunday
Last edited 13th April 2015

We live in times in which mercy, like so many other things, has become a detached concept in people’s minds, separated from the things that really help us to understand it. For indeed, mercy makes sense and is necessary because we are sinners in desperate shape. Yet many today think it unkind and unmerciful to speak of sin as sin. Many think that mercy is a declaration that God doesn’t really care about sin, or that sin is not a relevant concept.

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Vigil Held for Massacred Kenyan Students
Last edited 7th April 2015

147 Christians were killed in the University of Garissa in Kenya last week, specifically because of their faith. To honor the life of the victims, a prayer vigil was held on Tuesday afternoon in Kenya, and many are showing their support, internationally through social media.

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Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion - A Reflection
Last edited 4th April 2015

Today the whole Church mourns the death of our Savior. This is traditionally a day of sadness, spent in fasting and prayer. It is also a time of waiting and anticipation for the joy of Easter. On Good Friday?, we fix our gaze on the Cross at Calvary. It is so easy to fell abandoned at times, just as Christ did on the Cross. But Easter is coming... which means hope is coming. Let us unite ourselves to Jesus? in his suffering today.

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Holy Thursday Reflection: When We Eat this Bread...
Last edited 4th April 2015

Today is Holy Thursday. A day to pause and solemnly commemorate the Last Supper and the institution of the Priesthood. A day to begin our journey with Christ towards his Passion and Death. A day to renew our devotion to the Holy Eucharist.

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Creation & Persecuted Christians: Pope's Prayer Intentions
Last edited 31st March 2015

This month, the Holy Father has asked Catholics everywhere to pray: "That people may learn to respect creation and care for it as a gift of God." Pope Francis is concerned that our wasteful misuse of the goods of creation is contributing to the devastation of the earth and jeopardizing the well-being of future generations. Let us join him in prayer this month.

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It's Holy Week - Time to Go to Confession!
Last edited 31st March 2015

Catholics are encouraged to make going to confession a significant part of their spiritual lives before Easter... and now that Holy Week has arrived, the time has come to take the plunge and go to confession!

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Spend Holy Week With Jesus: Downloadable Daily Reflection
Last edited 31st March 2015

At the heart of our faith is the Paschal mystery: the Passion, death, resurrection, and ascension of Jesus Christ. All of salvation history leads up to and goes forth from these saving events. We call this “Holy Week” because Jesus’ public ministry culminates with His suffering, death, and resurrection.

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Who Am I? A Reflection for the Beginning of Holy Week
Last edited 29th March 2015

On Palm Sunday, the beginning of Holy Week, we remember how much the Son of God loves us. He loved us to Death, and to His Resurrection which gives us hope. Pope Francis challenges us to ask ourselves "Who am I?" this week. Who am I before Jesus... am I like Judas? or like the Disciples who slept while Jesus was suffering? Am I like Pilot, washing my hands from those in need? Am I like Simon of Cyrene, a comfort of Christ? Watch this video reflection as we begin the holiest week of the year... Holy Week.


Pray for World’s Persecuted Christians in Lent
Last edited 16th March 2015

Leaders of the US bishops’ conference have invited the faithful to pray for “those facing the stark reality of religious persecution in the Middle East and elsewhere”. In a statement, the bishops’ administrative committee also called on people to work to protect those who are marginalised and persecuted.

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