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A Four-Fold Blessing
Last edited 17th September 2014

This modern church classic is a beautiful prayer that challenges our notions of what can be considered a "blessing" and calls us to act on the empathy that we feel for others. Adapted from "A Non-traditional Blessing" by Sr. Ruth Fox. Originally published in the "Living Faith" periodical.


A Mother's Prayer to the Guardian Angels of Her Children
Last edited 4th September 2014

I humbly salute you, O you faithful, heavenly friends of my children! I give you heartfelt thanks for all the love and goodness you show them.


Mentally Disabled - Pope's Prayer Intention for September 2014
Last edited 2nd September 2014

This month, Pope Francis has asked Catholics everywhere to pray: "That the mentally disabled may receive the love and help they need for a dignified life." Fr. Kubicki reflects on Pope Francis' universal intention for September 2014 in this video.

James Foley and the Power of Prayer
Last edited 9th September 2014

We would have all seen the terrible news of the murder of US journalist James Foley last week at the hands of IS terrorists.


The Source and Purpose - Feast Day of St. John Eudes
Last edited 20th August 2014

Why are we here on earth? What is the purpose of our lives? The simple answer is that we are made for love and for union with God. This was a teaching close to the heart of St. John Eudes, whose feast day we celebrate on 19 August. Watch this video for more.

I am not Depression
Last edited 12th August 2014

If you met me in high school and college you would see someone that had it all together. You would see someone actively involved in youth group, someone that did well in school, and a person that was well loved by friends and family. What you wouldn’t see is a person that sat up at night, writing journals about how worthless he was. You wouldn’t see someone that stopped looking at himself in the mirror because he only saw failure.

A Video Reflection for the Feast of the Transfiguration of Jesus
Last edited 6th August 2014

The Transfiguration of Jesus, the fourth Luminous mystery of the Rosary, is an episode in the New Testament narrative in which Jesus is transfigured and becomes radiant upon a mountain. We celebrate the feast of the Transfiguration on 6 August. Watch this video by the Apostleship of Prayer for some words from Pope Francis on today's feast day.

A Call for Peace
Last edited 4th August 2014

In memory of all those who have died and for those who continue to suffer in areas of conflict.


Why Does God Allow Suffering? Interview with Bishop Peter Comensoli
Last edited 1st August 2014

Over the past few weeks it seems that we have only heard bad news from around the globe... from the downing of MH17, to the suffering Christians in Iraq, and of course the situation in Gaza. As Christians we believe that God is good. Why then does He let these bad things happen?


Refugees - Pope's Prayer Intention for August 2014
Last edited 30th July 2014

This month, the Holy Father has asked Catholic everywhere to pray: "That refugees, forced by violence to abandon their homes, may find a generous welcome and the protection of their rights." Fr. Kubicki reflects on Pope Francis' universal intention for August 2014 in this video.

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