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Emmaus And Our Personal Struggles

Emmaus experience

(By Fr. Dexter Brereton) The Risen Jesus, unrecognized by his disciples explains his own story to two of them on their way to a village called Emmaus. But this story of Jesus is also the story of any great person ...

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The Relevance Of Easter – The Resurrection Of Christ Jesus

Easter - The Resurrection Of Christ Jesus

Easter Resurrection About Easter, the catechism of the Catholic Church says the following: 1169 Therefore Easter is not simply one feast among others, but the “Feast of feasts,” the “Solemnity of solemnities,” just as the Eucharist is the “Sacrament of ...

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Pope at audience: Christian hope is born on Easter morning

(Vatican Radio) Our faith was born with the Risen Jesus on Easter morning. That was Pope Francis message at his General Audience on Wednesday as he continued his catechesis on the meaning of our Christian hope. Listen to our report: ...

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Pope: Easter is about the gift of Christianity – not us

Vatican City, Apr 19, 2017 / 06:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As the Church jumps into the Easter season, Pope Francis on Wednesday offered a reflection on Christ’s Resurrection and the start of Christianity, saying it’s not about us and what ...

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Pope Easter Sunday Mass: Hold fast to faith

(Vatican Radio) On Easter Sunday morning Pope Francis presided over Mass in St Peter’s Square festooned for the occasion with colourful tulips from Holland. Breaking with tradition the Pope gave an off the cuff homily encouraging Christians to keep the ...

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Pope on Easter: The Resurrection is more than a party – it’s the source of eternal life

Vatican City, Apr 16, 2017 / 05:17 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis reminded Christians on Easter Sunday that the Resurrection is the cornerstone of our faith – and that even in the face of unexplainable tragedy and suffering in the ...

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Pope Francis: Mercy and love have conquered sin at Easter

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis said “we also stand today before the empty tomb of Jesus, and meditate with wonder and gratitude on the great mystery of the Resurrection of the Lord” during his  Easter Monday Regina Coeli address. “Life has ...

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Solemnity Of Easter – Our Faith Begins With Easter

Easter Solemnity

(By Fr. Dexter Brereton) Easter – The Holiest Of All Christian Feasts Easter is the holiest of Christian feasts. Our faith begins at Easter. Easter marks the most important thing that ever happened to Jesus and this, we call the ...

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Mother Angelica, foundress of EWTN, dies on Easter

Irondale, Ala., Mar 27, 2016 / 06:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Catholic Church in the United States has lost the Poor Clare nun who changed the face of Catholicism in the United States and around the world. Mother Mary Angelica ...

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Easter, A Reminder That His Love Has No End

His Love Has No End

“Give Thanks To The Lord For He Is Good, For His Love Has No End” What a beautiful Glorious Saturday it was! As each of the readings were read one by one, there were a number of things that struck ...

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