The Bible Timeline: The Story of SalvationAn In-Depth Exploration of Salvation History in 24 Sessions Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m. Beginning October 8, 2020. For more information on our Bible Study, please click on this link.
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10/20/20 6:00 am
St. Paul of the Cross was born at Ovada in the Republic of Genoa, January 3, 1694. His infancy and youth were spent in great innocence and piety. He was inspired from on high to found a congregation; in an ecstacy he beheld the habit which he and his companions were to wear. After consulting his director, Bishop Gastinara of Alexandria in Piedmont, he reached the conclusion that God wished him to establish a congregation in honor of the Passion of Jesus Christ. On November 22, 1720, the bishop ...Read More
10/19/20 6:00 am
In 1642 the Huron country was in great distress. Harvests were poor, sickness abounded, and clothing was scarce. Quebec was the only source of supplies, and Isaac Jogues was chosen to lead an expedition. It reached its objective safely and started back well supplied with goods for the mission, but the Iroquois, the bitter enemies of the Hurons, and fiercest of all Indian tribes, were on the war-path and ambushed the returning expedition. The story of the ill-treatment and torture of the ...Read More
10/18/20 6:00 am
Luke, the writer of the Gospel and the Acts of the Apostles, has been identified with St. Paul's "Luke, the beloved physician" (Colossians 4:14). We know few other facts about Luke's life from Scripture and from early Church historians. It is believed that Luke was born a Greek and a Gentile. In Colossians 10-14 speaks of those friends who are with him. He first mentions all those "of the circumcision" -- in other words, Jews -- and he does not include Luke in this ...Read More
10/20/20 4:00 am
Other Topics: Proper Readings; Communion During COVID
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10/19/20 11:59 pm
Warning Against Discouragement, Impagliazzo Says It's Time for Religions to Invoke God Together
The post EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: As Pope to Participate Amid Pandemic in Sant’Egidio Encounter, Community’s President Marco Impagliazzo Says ‘Prayer Is at Root of Peace’ appeared first on ZENIT - English.Read More
10/19/20 8:20 pm
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