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The great danger

“The great danger for family life, in the midst of any society whose idols are pleasure, comfort and independence, lies in the fact that people close their hearts and become selfish.” — Pope John Paul II

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Twenty-ninth Thursday in Ordinary Time

From the Word of the Day

I kneel before the Father, from whom every family in Heaven and on earth is named, that he may grant you in accord with the riches of his glory to be strengthened with power through his Spirit in the inner self, and that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that you, rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the holy ones what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, so that you may be filled with all the fullness of God.” 324 more words

Pope John Paul II

St. John Paul's Witness A Cry for the Mercy of God!

As we celebrate for the first time the Feast Day of St. John Paul II in the church I recall the day he passed away. When millions of people over the world mourned his death, as  the bells of St. 197 more words

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JPII Feastday

36th anniversary of the inauguration of his papacy.

First liturgical Memorial of St. John Paul II.

Ora pro nobis! 11 more words

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Oct 22nd Events in History: Walt Disney,Morgan Freeman,Pope John Paul II,(Saudi Arabia,Happy Diwali)

    1879 – Thomas Edison perfects carbonized cotton filament light bulb

    1884 – The International Meridian Conference in Washington, DC, USA adopts Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) worldwide…

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The Feast of Pope John Paul II

October 22 is the feast of St. John Paul II who was elected to the papacy 36 years ago today. Pope Francis canonized John Paul II, earlier this year on Sunday April 27, 2014, along with John XXIII, two of the most influential popes of the 20th century. 225 more words

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First feast

Our Sunday Visitor offers this today, on this very first celebration of the feast of Saint John Paul II:

Today, Oct. 22, marks the first feast day of Pope St.

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