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Transfiguration - A Reflection for the Second Sunday of Lent
Last edited 1st March 2015

Every year on the second Sunday of Lent we hear the Gospel passage of the Transfiguration, where Jesus went up a mountain and was transfigured before his disciples. It is a wonderful story for Lent - find out why in this video reflection!

A Way of the Cross in Solidarity with the Persecuted Church
Last edited 1st March 2015

“Blessed Are They Who are Persecuted for justice, the Kingdom of Heaven is theirs” (Mt 5:10)


The Pope Authorized the Burial of a Homeless Man in the Vatican Teutonic Cemetery
Last edited 25th February 2015

Willy Herteller died on December 12, 2014 at a hospital near the Vatican. He was buried at this cemetery within the Vatican on January 9th. Herteller was a homeless person well known around St. Peter's Square. The Pope personally allowed him he be buried at the Teutonic cemetery, which is located between St. Peter's Basilica and Paul VI Hall. It's a centuries-old graveyard, and Herteller will rest among princes and knights.


Go Into the Desert this Lent
Last edited 19th February 2015

During this season of Lent, you are invited into the desert: a quiet place, with less of us and more of God. A video by

Ash Wednesday - First Day of Lent 2015
Last edited 17th February 2015

Today is Ash Wednesday! The first day of Lent, and a day of fasting and abstinence. As you pray, fast and abstain from meat today, remember to offer your discomfort for the Holy Souls in purgatory, and for any special intentions that you might have. Watch this video reflection for more!


Directions for Disciples When Dealing With Difficulties
Last edited 8th February 2015

In life we face many difficulties, and these difficulties challenge not only us, but our faith. Deep struggle can lead us to question God, His love, or even His existence. The Mass readings for Sunday 8 February 2015 speak to us of these sorts of difficulties and prophetically interpret them for us.


102 Things You Should Really Give Up For Lent
Last edited 5th February 2015

Lent comes along every year, and every year you think you should give up something that will be A) difficult, B) life-changing, and C) creative. Do you need some ideas?


Xt3 Promo Video 2015
Last edited 16th February 2015

Journey with this Lent, as we prepare for the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ.


Pope's Prayer Intentions for February 2015
Last edited 2nd February 2015

This month, as part of his universal prayer intention, the Holy Father has asked Catholics everywhere to pray: "That prisoners, especially the young, may be able to rebuild lives of dignity." In a world that Pope Francis calls a “disposable culture,” it’s easy to forget those who are locked away from society. So this February 2015, let us remember them in a special way.


The Presentation of Jesus - Feast Day 2 February 2015
Last edited 8th February 2015

Today the Church celebrates the feast of the Presentation of the Lord which occurs forty days after the birth of Jesus and is also known as Candlemas day, since the blessing and procession of candles is included in today's liturgy.


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