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God is calling us into our true selves | Word Alive
Susan HooKong-Taylor
March 25, 2022
This Lent, God is calling us into our true selves and into His promise for us – to be the new creations in Christ we are called to be. more
As many things start returning to a pre-COVID "normal", Deacon Pedro reflects on 5 pandemic adjustments he hopes we keep. more
The worst calamity of all | Word Alive
Brett Salkeld
March 18, 2022
How do we understand God's role in the tragedies of this life? Theologian Brett Salkeld reflects on the readings for the 3rd Sunday of Lent. more
The temptations of the Lord in the Gospel for this First Sunday of Lent offer us some important and hopeful points to begin our Lenten journey. more
Read the full text of Pope Francis' homily for Ash Wednesday 2022. more
As we embark on the season of Lent this week, Deacon Pedro looks at the practice of fasting and abstinence. What is it? And why do we do it? more
Read the full text of Pope Francis' message for Lent 2022 about sowing goodness whenever and wherever we can. more
Deacon Pedro continues exploring canonization by looking more closely at the process by which holy people are declared saints in the Catholic Church. more
How does the Catholic Church go about "making saints"? Deacon Pedro gives us a brief history of canonization. more
Deacon Pedro explores the 2022 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity and its theme, “We saw the star in the East, and we came to worship him.” more