Posts Tagged ‘Walk with Francis’

Celebrating the Election of Pope Francis: Four Years Later

Monday, March 13th, 2017

Tweet Share Pin2 +11 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Four years ago today, as a result of an ancient process of prayer, silent reflection and an outpouring of the Holy Spirit, Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected Bishop of Rome and thus Successor of the Prince of the Apostles, Supreme Pontiff of the Universal Church, […] [Read more]

The Jubilee Year of Mercy

Friday, December 4th, 2015

Tweet Share121 Pin +12 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Pope Francis has offered a special gift to all of us in the Church and in the world – a Jubilee Year of Mercy which will begin on December 8, 2015, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, and run through November 20, 2016, the Solemnity […] [Read more]

Walking with Francis, the Journey Continues

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Tweet Share34 Pin1 +12 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleAs he has throughout his ministry, Pope Francis voiced a message of accompaniment during his trip to the nation’s capital, expressing the desire that everyone walk together in the presence of the Lord. Hearing his call, the Church of Washington and many others in our community […] [Read more]

Share the Joy!

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Tweet Share35 Pin1 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleAll summer long, as our local Church and entire community have prepared for the upcoming arrival of Pope Francis, I have been struck how this visit is not simply for Catholics, but a moment to share the joy that we have found in our Catholic faith […] [Read more]

Teachers with Soul

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Tweet Share71 Pin1 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Today, I have the great privilege of marking the opening of the academic year by celebrating the Mass of the Holy Spirit with teachers and administrators of our Catholic schools. This joyous celebration is an opportunity to invoke the blessings of the Spirit and also […] [Read more]

Walk With Francis

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Tweet Share109 Pin3 +17 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Our Holy Father, Pope Francis has captured the world’s attention with his infectious joy. What is striking to me is that in his actions we see the source of his joy. He loves sharing God’s love with others. His words, his gestures, his preaching teach […] [Read more]