In Preparation for Lent…

The Vatican has just released the text of the message that Pope Francis has written to the Church in anticipation of the upcoming observance of the holy and penitential season of Lent.  The entire message is well-worth reading in these weeks prior to Ash Wednesday so that our Lenten practice Continue Reading

Pope Francis’ February Prayer Intentions

The Vatican has just released the Holy Father’s prayer intentions for the month of February. The universal prayer intention is: That the Church and society may respect the wisdom and experience of older people. The evangelization intention is: That priests, religious, and lay people may work together with generosity for Continue Reading