A mid-Holy Week reflection: from a friar ministering at the wall between USA and Mexico

  All of Holy Week will be different this year. We won’t wash feet. We won’t eat bread together or share the same cup.  And we won’t gather in the dark to kindle a new fire and light the Paschal Candle. Holy Week and Easter will not happen in the church this year like they have […]

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Statio orbis – Eucharistic Adoration with Pope Francis

In order to offer intercession and consolation during this time of exceptional discomfort, the Holy Father will preside over a time of prayer and Eucharistic Adoration in Saint Peter’s Square, without a congregation of the lay faithful, on Friday 27th March 2020 at 5.00pm, London time.   This Statio orbis will be broadcast on mondovision and streamed by […]

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Now that winter is over

The wolf was facing a slow death. Too old to hunt, pushed out of the pack, he settled for sheep. Later, he settled for children and old folk, alone in the streets of Gubbio. How frightened and desperate he was? Francis was summoned and asked to deal with this terrorist from beyond the city walls. He […]

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