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Who knew? Long before Hurricane Matthew crashed into the lives of the Haitian people, some fifty thousand Haitians had already fled their homeland seeking new hope in Brazil. Reeling from the devastation of the 2010 earthquake, Brazil’s promise of employment opened new horizons for a crushed people. Those horizons, alas, never opened up. Brazil’s political ...read more
At 5:00 pm today, December 31 in the Vatican Basilica, Pope Francis presides over the first Vespers of the Solemnity of Mary Mother of God, followed Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, the the singing of the traditional hymn Te Deum of thanksgiving at the end of calendar year and Eucharistic Benediction. Here is the Holy ...read more
In this episode, George Washington University student, Evan tells our host, Colin a story of how he encountered God’s Mercy. Fr. Adam Park provides insight and shows similarity to a story in the New Testament of the Bible. ...read more
Two years ago I was home, in Panama for my parents 50th Wedding Anniversary. They were married December 26, 1964. Of course, the priest had to make a comment about how St. Stephen was the first martyr and how Marriage is like martyrdom. We laughed but he had a point. Martyrs are not killed against ...read more
In this Video Fr. Rob Galea talks about forgiving others. Four Steps to Forgiving Others: 1. Understand that forgiving others does not mean defeat. 2. Forgiveness is not a feeling but a decision. 3. Recognise that we too are in need of mercy. 4. Forgiving is not forgetting. Follow Fr. Rob Galea! http://www.FrRobGalea.com Social Media: ...read more
In this episode, George Washington University student, Alli, tells our host, Colin, a story of how she encountered God’s Mercy. Fr. Adam Park provides insight and shows similarity to a story in the New Testament of the Bible. ...read more
In this episode, George Washington University student, Gerard tells our host, Colin a story of how he encountered God’s Mercy. Fr. Adam Park provides insight and shows similarity to a story in the New Testament of the Bible. ...read more
Emilie Callan reflects on the Pope's visit Jubilee of Prisoners in 2016, and how he has a special place in his heart for those who are incarcerated. ...read more
Today on Perspectives, Pope Francis continues his Catechesis on the Spiritual and Corporal Works of Mercy and Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican Secretary of State responds to the election of Donald Trump. Deacon Pedro Guevara-Mann also speaks with Salt + Light CEO, Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, who also responds to this historic presidential election. Tune in ...read more
Today on Perspectives, the Pope continues his catechesis on Mercy, gives us homework and remembers Pope John XXIII during his General Audience. He also renews his appeal for a cease-fire in Syria and names 17 bishops to be made into Cardinals in November. ...read more