It is quite interesting that even now the consecration of Russia still excites so much controversy. I place this here without comment but with the fervent hope that this year proves the turning point for a world on the point of calamity and Christ’s Church which in human terms at least, seems likewise close to shipwreck. 1,428 more words
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I spent a very pleasant Saturday recently at a day of recollection held by the St Pio devotion Singapore group under Philip and his team. It was from nine to five but the time flew by quickly enough as the talks by Fr James were interesting and he was able to captivate my attention throughout. 30 more words
I was preparing to go to a shrine early in the morning of the 18th of July, when this picture came to me. It caught my heart, this little girl, so many other things to go to like others her age, but there she was, at a little shrine, intent on giving her Mother a rose. 314 more words
Relics of St. Leopold Mandic and St. Pio of Pietrelcina arrived in Rome in February for the celebration of the Jubilee Year of Mercy.
Francesco Forgione (the future Padre Pio) was born on May 25, 1887, in the small village of Pietrelcina, near Benevento in Italy. 568 more words