The Hand Of Evil

“Behind this, there is Satan.” – Pope Francis “Consecrated persons, chosen by God to guide souls to salvation, let themselves be dominated by their human frailty or sickness and thus become tools of Satan. In abuse, we see the hand of the evil...

A Call To Prayer

“Dear Brothers, good morning! In light of the scourge of sexual abuse perpetrated by ecclesiastics to the great harm of minors, I wanted to consult you, Patriarchs, Cardinals, Archbishops, Bishops, and Religious Superiors and Leaders, so that together we might...

Pledge2Pray

The Church of England has begun a prayer initiative called ‘Thy Kingdom Come’,¬†which is summarised as ‘a global wave of prayer’ beginning on the feast of the Ascension and ending on the great feast of Pentecost. This short description is, I...

Rejoice And Be Glad

By now, the Catholic and global media have had a little time to carefully read over the new Apostolic exhortation from our Holy Father, Pope Francis. Entitled ‘Gaudete et Exsultate’ (Rejoice And Be Glad), the document focusses on the call to holiness in...

Fr Andrew Apostoli

Father Andrew Apostoli, CFR 1942 – 2017   With prayers for the repose of the soul of Father Andrew Apostoli, of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal, New York, who died today. Fr Apostoli was a devoted and authentic son of St Francis, a holy Priest of the...