Monthly Archives: May 2015

Pope St. John Paul II and the Eucharist (pt 1)

Preface No one in the history of the church has written more consistently, eloquently or devotionally on the Eucharist than our present reigning Pope John Paul II. He has truly been called and is an apostle of the Eucharist. He … Continue reading

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The Keys of the Kingdom

From the beginning of his public life Jesus chose certain men, twelve in number, to be with him and to participate in his mission. He gives the Twelve a share in his authority and ‘sent them out to preach the kingdom … Continue reading

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The Signs of God’s Kingdom

Jesus accompanies his words with many “mighty works and wonders and signs”, which manifest that the kingdom is present in him and attest that he was the promised Messiah. The signs worked by Jesus attest that the Father has sent … Continue reading

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St. Ambrose – Bk 5 – Chapter 19

The Saint having turned to God the Father, explains why he does not deride that the Son is inferior to the Father, then he declares it is not for him to measure the Son of God, since it was given … Continue reading

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The Proclamation of God’s Kingdom

Everyone is called to enter the kingdom. First announced to the children of Israel, this messianic kingdom is intended to accept men of all nations. To enter it, one must first accept Jesus’ word: The word of the Lord is compared … Continue reading

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St. Joseph the Worker

Originally posted on The Holy Ones:
St. Joseph, pray for us! St Joseph is patron saint of the universal Church of Christ on earth, the dying, marriages, fatherhood, families. He is also an excellent example of humility and obedience to the calling of God in his life.…

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St. Ambrose – Bk 5 – Chapter 18

Wishing to give a reason for the Lord’s answer to the apostles, he assigns the one received to Christ’s tenderness. Then when another reason is supplied by others he confesses that it is true; for the Lord spoke it by … Continue reading

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