Today has been an incredible day for both our team in Dublin, Ireland and those of us here at home. The buck doesn't stop here though! There's much more happening throughout the week.
Earlier today, we heard from Br. Alois Löser, Prior of Taizé Community in France, and a testimony from Dr. Maria Voce, International President of the Focolare Movement. More than that, we witnessed a captivating ecumenical liturgy that featured Archbishop Michael Jackson, Anglican Archbishop of Dublin and Glendalough. He was joined by Metropolitan Hilarion Alfeyev, the Russian Orthodox Metropolitan Archbishop of Volokolamsk, Russia.
Salt + Light Television is pleased to bring you all of the catechesis presentations from Day 2 of the International Eucharistic Congress in Ireland. Stay tuned to our live streaming every day this week, as we bring you catechesis and all other important events from the Congress.
Don't forget, you can follow us every step of the way through Facebook and Twitter. Join us tomorrow, as we bring you Day 3 of live coverage, beginning at 9 am ET / 6 am PT.
Salt + Light’s coverage of the 50th International Eucharistic Congress has been brought to you in part by Tourism Ireland.
The Holy Father sent letters to Archbishop Stanislaw Gadecki of Poznan and to Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz, Archbishop of Krakow, thanking the Church of Poland for hosting the World Youth Days this past July. In today’s Perspectives, we also take a look into Mother Teresa’s spiritual “dark night” as we approach her canonization in September. ...read more
A month after that memorable experience of World Youth Day Krakow, Salt and Light Television is pleased to bring you a special hour-long WYD Wrap-Up show this Wednesday, August 24 at 9pmET / 6pmPT. There were so many great story lines: the World Youth Day returning to its birthplace, the city of Saint John Paul II. ...read more
Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C – August 28, 2016 Jesus’ most important teaching moments in Luke’s Gospel take place at meals, parties, and celebrations, and we learn that each meal has a far greater significance than simply eating and drinking with others. Today’s table talk takes place in the context of the journey ...read more
Through the end of July, I had the responsibility of working on the ground in Poland on Salt + Light’s coverage of World Youth Day 2016 in Krakow. I could write many different blog posts on the diverse and beautiful experiences I had there, and I will certainly write a few more. But I want to focus on ...read more
Recently while preparing a homily for the Feast of the Assumption, I was reading Munificentissimus Deus by Pope Pius XII. It’s the Apostolic Constitution that defines the Dogma of the Assumption of Mary. In the document, the Pope refers to Mary as “August Mother” (pronounced /ô’guhst/ and used as an adjective –not pronounced /aw-guhst/, like ...read more
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