Posts Tagged ‘#VisibleSign’

Making Earthly Life More Heavenly: Marriage Jubilarians

Sunday, June 19th, 2016

Tweet Share98 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Today, it is once again my privilege to celebrate a special Mass for married couples marking a significant jubilee anniversary. It is a day of profound love and thanks for 25, 50, 60 or even 75 years of married life together. The lives of these […] [Read more]

The Holy Family and Families Today

Sunday, December 27th, 2015

Tweet Share68 Pin1 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble On the Church’s liturgical calendar, the first Sunday after Christmas is dedicated to the Holy Family – Jesus, Mary and Joseph. As we celebrate this day, we also reflect on how the family of our Lord reveals God’s plan for all families. “To understand the […] [Read more]

Responding to the Calling of Families to Evangelize the World

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Tweet Share25 Pin3 +13 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleNear the end of the closing Mass for the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia, a group of families representing a diversity of cultures were presented to Pope Francis. Representing all of the families gathered, they were blessed and sent to be witnesses of the Gospel […] [Read more]

Conclusion of the Synod of Bishops on the Family

Monday, October 26th, 2015

Tweet Share62 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble With the celebration of Holy Mass yesterday, the 14th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops in Rome came to a close. Together with an Extraordinary Synod held last year, this gathering of bishops representative of the Church in different parts of the world, […] [Read more]

The Gift of Love

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

Tweet Share96 Pin2 +13 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Standing before the altar, the man and woman gazed into each other’s eyes as each of them made this solemn promise and vow: “I will love you and honor you all the days of my life.” Shortly before, their respective parents had said to them […] [Read more]

Opening of the Synod of Bishops on the Family

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

Tweet Share Pin1 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleThough the World Meeting of Families is a triannual event, this year’s gathering in Philadelphia was particularly significant as it served as a joyful introduction to the most important themes of the XIV Ordinary Assembly of the Synod of Bishops which begins in Rome tomorrow and […] [Read more]