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Sing, Choirs Of Angels!

admin / January 15, 2016

Foederatio Internationalis Pueri Cantores in Rome Aurelio Porfiri In the past days, the 40th congress of the Foederatio Internationalis Pueri Cantores convened in Rome. This congress also include participation in several events, among them the Holy Mass at Saint Peter’s Basilica on January 1 and an audience with the Pope.

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Starvation stalks Syria

admin / January 15, 2016

Caritas says international community not ready to resolve problem (Vatican Radio and Asia News) – Residents of the most isolated and war-ravaged parts of Syria are desperately awaiting the arrival of promised food aid and other emergency supplies. The Syrian government agreed yesterday to allow humanitarian deliveries to some of the most isolated areas. Tens of thousands of people are…

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Baptism of the Lord

admin / January 8, 2016

10 January 2016 Is 42:1-4, 6-7; Acts 10:34-38; Lk 3:15-16, 21-22 The Word and the Spirit Pope Francis We listened in the first Reading that the Lord cares for his children as a parent: He cares to give his children hearty food. God says through the prophet: “Why spend your money for what is not bread, your wages for what…

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Shepherds watch, shepherds work

admin / January 8, 2016

Lessons from Bethlehem (1) Rev José Mario O Mandía It happened in one of Pope St John Paul’s overseas trips. The airplane carrying the papal entourage and the journalists had just crossed the international date line near Alaska, setting the time one day earlier. With his usual humor, the Holy Father told the journalists, “Now we must decide what to…

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