Sunday, July 28, 2013

"Go and make disciples of all nations!"

"Go and make disciples of all nations!" 

WYD 2013: The terrifying calm on Copacabana Beach

"Speaking in porteño Spanish, he talks about the Parable of the Sowers, and how when we face the problems of faith, we invent the myth of having stony, thorny ground, as a reason why the seed of God hadn’t grown in us. Pope Francis, with the virtuoso rhetoric that is his style, then asked each of us to find a small morsel of fertile ground, in the field – a metaphor we, packed like sardines in a tin on the Campus Fidei, could well appreciate. "

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Lourdes shrine officially records 69th miracle

.- The famous Marian shrine in Lourdes, France has received an official declaration from the Bishop of Pavia, Italy stating that the 69th miracle has taken place there.

"I have the joy of reporting to everyone my healing, which just a few days ago was approved as a miracle by my bishop, which is a beautiful thing,” said Mrs. Danila Castelli, who experienced the miracle on May 4, 1989 after visiting the baths in Lourdes.
Castelli said in an interview posted July 18, 2013 on the Lourdes Sanctuary’s YouTube channel that she wants to “thank Our Lady for all of the joy I've received, not just the joy of a healed body - which is also important because health is a gift of God and we have to protect it and ask for it, life is a gift - but the joy that Our Lord has given me throughout my entire life for as long as I can remember.”

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Tuesday, July 9, 2013