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The Road Home Leads from Rome

It’s appropriate that our last week of our nearly five-month honeymoon would be spent in one of the most romantic cities in the world – Rome. 566 more words

Italy

When In Rome...

Summer 2016

Rome at night is a sight to be had. Although my trip was cut short because of the earthquake that hit while I was standing in front of this glorious fountain, I am blessed to have experience such a sight.  123 more words

Photography

98. Pope St.Paschal I 817-824

The former Abbot of St.Stephen’s Monastery,Paschal quickly rose through the ranks of Roman bureaucracy to become Pope. One of his first acts was to crown the new king of Italy,Lothair. 209 more words

Year of Mercy

As you know, the Year of Mercy is officially over.

I am not quite sure why, but when I saw the image of Pope Francis leaning against the door of St. 248 more words

How I See It

St. Peter's and the St. Peter's of Roanoke

My house shall be a house of prayer. (Luke 19:46)

Some people say that New York City serves as the capital of the world.  But everyone who has ever visited the real capital of the world knows that ain’t true.  425 more words

Homilies

VATICAN INSIDER VISITS THE COLLEGE OF CARDINALS - THE STORY BEHIND THE HOLY DOOR OF ST. PETER’S BASILICA

Monday, November 21, the Vatican will publish an Apostolic Letter by Pope Francis on the occasion of the closing of the Extraordinary Holy Year of Mercy. 630 more words

Jubilee Of Mercy

Carissimi: Today's Mass; Dedication of the Basilicas of SS Peter & Paul

Feast of the Dedication of the Basilicas of St. Peter & Paul: Missa “Terribilis est

The two basilicas of the apostles were held in great veneration from the earliest times. 1,856 more words

Liturgy