Monthly Archives: January 2016

Jesus, Author of Life

By |2016-01-22T23:28:07+00:00January 22nd, 2016|

By Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR What is urgently called for is a general mobilization of consciences and a united ethical effort to activate a great campaign in support of life. All together, we must build a new culture of life. (Pope John Paul II, Encyclical Evangelium Vitae, 1995.) In Chapter 3 of the Acts of [...]

New Week’s Resolutions

By |2016-01-18T00:55:41+00:00January 18th, 2016|

By Peter Darcy My New Year’s resolution is to make no more New Year’s resolutions. I’m going to stick with “new week’s” resolutions from here on out. Why is that? Well, to begin with, God gave us the seven day week as our primary time marker. Yes, I know, God is also the Author of [...]

Mystical Rose

By |2016-01-01T02:41:11+00:00January 1st, 2016|

By Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR What was the color of that Blossom bright? / White to begin with, immaculate white. / But what a wild flush on the flakes of it stood, / When the Rose ran in crimsoning down the Cross wood. / In the Gardens of God, in the daylight divine / I [...]