Posts Tagged ‘Pope Paul VI’

Walking with Peter – The Pope

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Tweet Share105 Pin1 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Although it was a long time ago, I find myself reflecting on lessons learned when I was still a seminarian preparing for priestly ordination in Rome. It was the time of the Second Vatican Council. Pope – now Saint – John XXIII had convoked this […] [Read more]

The Pope, Touchstone of Faith and Unity

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

Tweet Share4K Pin3 +13 Email Reddit Share6 Share Yum Stumble Early Sunday morning I watched our Holy Father, Pope Francis, give his Angelus talk – the comments he shares before praying the Angelus with the huge crowd – tens of thousands – gathered in Saint Peter’s Square each Sunday. Here, this enormously popular and revered […] [Read more]

Beatification of Pope Paul VI

Sunday, October 19th, 2014

Tweet Share63 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleToday during a Mass in St. Peter’s Square marking the conclusion of the Extraordinary Synod on the Family, Pope Francis beatified his predecessor, Pope Paul VI.  How fitting that our Holy Father has lifted up Blessed Paul VI as a model for families, and indeed for […] [Read more]

The Passionate Love of Pope Paul VI for Christ and His Church

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Tweet Share44 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumblePope Francis revealed in his recent interview with the Roman daily newspaper, Il Messaggero, that Pope Paul VI, whose beatification the Church will celebrate in October, has been a great light for him.  Saint John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI likewise attested to the profound […] [Read more]