Living For Others

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Living For Others

“In a Christian, in a child of God, friendship and charity are one and the same thing. They are a divine light that spreads warmth.” A new article on...

"A Smile and Joy"

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"A Smile and Joy"

"Smiling is an act of humility; it means I accept myself and my way of being, remaining where I am with a holy peace." An article by Carlo de Marchi,...

Learning to be Faithful

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Learning to be Faithful

Being faithful to a person, a love, a vocation is a path that requires both human loyalty and reliance on God's grace.

Towards Freedom

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Towards Freedom

Paradoxically, "by giving up our freedom for love we are able to love more and give ourselves more fully, and consequently we become more free." An...

Looking With Unclouded Eyes

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Looking With Unclouded Eyes

To see the true beauty of the world God has created, we have to look at it with clean eyes, as this article on Christian life explains.

Living by Faith

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Living by Faith

The faith our Lord expects of us "is not the confidence that things will always go well. It is the trust that, no matter how things are going, God...

Interior Quiet in the Digital Age

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Interior Quiet in the Digital Age

Faced with all the "noise" of the new technologies, we need to foster the interior quiet that enables us to hear the voice of the Holy Spirit in our...

Trusting in God

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Trusting in God

The struggle for sanctity comes down to "allowing the Holy Spirit to work in our souls, cooperating with him, but without trying to take his place."...

Mary, Model and Teacher of Faith

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Mary, Model and Teacher of Faith

Fifth article in the series "Examples of Faith." With link to "A Marian Month" and words of Saint John Paul II on our Lady and praying the Rosary.

Examples of Faith: Abraham

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Examples of Faith: Abraham

The first in a series of articles on figures from the Old and New Testament who make clear to us how close God is to his people.

Living for Others

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Living for Others

"For Christians, friendship is raised up to a new level by grace, and becomes a way to communicate Christ’s life to others." An article on the close...