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Read the full text of Pope Francis' homily for Pentecost Sunday, given in St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican on June 5, 2022. more
The fire of God’s love | Word Alive
Steve Lawrence
June 3, 2022
This Pentecost, Steve Lawrence reflects on the fire we call the Holy Spirit and how we are called to open our hearts and be consumed by that fire. more
Somewhere beyond the clouds | Word Alive
Carissa Douglas
May 27, 2022
On the feast of the Ascension, Carissa Douglas reflects that we are called both to look forward to heaven and to be Christ’s presence at work in the world. more
Bearing the light of the Lamb | Word Alive
Deacon Eric Gurash
May 20, 2022
As we approach the end of the Easter season, it is a perfect time for us to reflect on where and how we are called to bear our Easter light. more
This Sunday's readings show us that discouragement is not an obstacle to faith but an opportunity to pause and seek council from others and from God. more
As we await further details of Pope Francis' promised visit to Canada, Deacon Pedro takes a look back at two earlier papal visits. more
The example of Christ shows us how we, as members of the Catholic Church, can support people who live with mental illness and their families. more
On the 2nd Sunday of Easter, Divine Mercy Sunday, Dario F. Mobini reflects on how mercy is at the very heart of the Church’s mission. more
Read the full text of Pope Francis' Easter message "to the city and to the world" given on April 17, 2022, at the Vatican. more
Read the full text of Pope Francis' Easter Vigil homily for 2022. more