The bishops’ October meeting with the Pope will come during a period of upheaval in the Polish Church.
The theme of this year’s World Day of the Poor is “The poor you will always have with you,” the words of Jesus recorded in Mark 14:7 after a woman anointed him with precious ointment.
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“Surely,” said Archbishop Lori, “we could do nothing that would please Blessed Michael McGivney more than this!”
The hideous legacy of modernity can be seen in the ghastliness of the guillotine, the gulag and the gas chamber.