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? We begin in Rome today where an estimated 20,000 people gathered at St. Peter’s square in the rain, to join the Pope for his weekly general audience where he continued his catechesis on the Mass and reflected on the words, “Go in Peace”. Those final words, “Go in Peace”, is an invitation, the Pope ...read more
We’ve made it through Holy Week and the Triduum and are now in the Eastertide season. For the next 50 days until Pentecost Sunday we’ll celebrate the Resurrection of Christ. Over the past week, from Palm Sunday right up to Easter Sunday, the Pope had some very important messages for us and for the world. I have for you now highlights from Holy Week 2018. ...read more
Read the full text of Pope Francis' Easter Sunday message, anlong with his "Urbi et Orbi" blessing. April 1, 2018. Happy Easter! ...read more
This whole week, beginning today, we will be listening to post-resurrection narratives from the Gospels (and from the Book of Acts). We'll hear about Mary Magdalene and the other women running to tell the disciples. We'll hear about a gardener who turns out to be Jesus. We'll also hear about two disciples whose hearts were burning within them as they walked along the road with a stranger. We are going to hear about how the disciples were scared, troubled and confused. ...read more
¿Qué quiere decir se mártir? Esa fue la pregunta que traté de contestar la semana pasada. Es una pregunta que todos nos tenemos que hacer porque tiene que ver directamente con el seguir a Jesús. Si queremos seguir a Jesús, tenemos que cargar con nuestra Cruz. Seguir a Jesús siempre nos va a llevar hacia ...read more
Read the Easter Vigil Homily of Pope Francis in St. Peter's Basilica; Order of Service and details for Easter Vigil and Easter Sunday Mass. ...read more
Join us for a special Easter edition of the SLHour: Mark Matthews tells us what he’s learned from Sci-Fi and Sr. Marie Paul Curley has an Easter Windows to the Soul also, Emilie gives us the highlights of the pre-synod on youth and Gillian Kantor tells us about her new documentary A Woman’s Voice; We ...read more
Read the english Working Translation of Pope Francis' Prayer by Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB. for the Ways of the Cross Ceremony in Rome. March 30, 2018. ...read more
Read full text of the Homily of Fr. Cantalamessa at Celebration of the Lord’s Passion at St. Peters Basilica. March 30. 2018. ...read more
  Good evening and welcome to Perspectives Daily This morning the Pope celebrated the Chrism Mass at St.Peter’s Bascilica in Rome. The Chrism Mass is one of the most solemn and important liturgies of the liturgical year. It takes its name from the blessing of the holy oils used in the sacraments throughout the upcoming year. Now ...read more