‘We cannot dumb down our Christianity,’ says Bishop François. ‘We cannot accommodate to the culture. Young people see through that.’
Servant of God Zita exemplified a saintly level of trust in Divine Providence and remained devoted to the memory of her husband, from the day of his death in 1922 until her own death in 1989.
An interview with Princess Maria-Anna Galitzine, the granddaughter of Blessed Karl of Austria and his wife, Servant of God Empress Zita.
We sojourn with the holy angels on our path to holiness, where they urge us on and assist us with great power.
For Christians in Ukraine, it has been a long Lent and a difficult Easter.
Every Catholic should experience the Great and Holy Friday Burial Vespers in the Byzantine tradition at least once in their lives.
“Legitimate defense can be not only a right but a grave duty for one who is responsible for the lives of others. … For this reason, those who legitimately hold authority also have the right to use arms to repel aggressors against the civil community entrusted to their responsibility.” (CCC 2265)
Lent is a time to make the ordinary extraordinary again.
Pope St. John Paul II delivered this stirring homily when he visited Kyiv in June 2001.