Some weeks ago I had the joy of visiting in pilgrimage the burial place of Blessed Jerzy Popiełuszko, the spiritual director of Solidarność (Solidarity), who was killed by the Communists in 1984. Continue reading “Good overcomes evil”
It was Wednesday, April 3, feast day of the Bishop and Doctor of the Church, St. Isidore, and the Dominican missionary and logician, Saint Vincent Ferrer. Continue reading “The fearless Jerzy”
Jiġru xhur! Igerrbu s-snin! O żmien ħelu ta’ tfuliti! Kif tirtli! U kif għaddejtli! Continue reading “Dawk is-Sibtijiet!”
Kont qiegħed l-Isptar. Għal kwiet. Naħseb. Nirrifletti. Għad-dawl ta’ Kristu Rxoxt. Mela għal d-dawl li ma jintemm qatt. Għad-dawl li jdawwal lil kull bniedem … Continue reading “Issa li Qam!”
Nhar il-Ħadd 21 ta’ April, iċċelebrajna bil-pompa kollha l-Għid il-Kbir. L-Għid il-Kbir hu l-Għid ta’ Kristu. Dak Kristu, il-Ħaruf li kien maqtul u li waħdu jistħoqqlu jirċievi l-qawwa u l-għana u l-għerf u s-saħħa u l-ġieħ u l-glorja u t-tifħir (Apk 5:12). Continue reading “Laqta tar-reżurezzjoni”
On Sunday March 17 2019, my Capuchin confrere, Fr Joe Mallia OFM Cap, has celebrated his 60th anniversary from his priestly ordination. While congratulating wholeheartedly Fr Joe for this big grace in his priestly life I pray that God the Father keep renewing in him the Spirit of holiness with whom he has been anointed.
Continue reading “60th Anniversary of Priestly Ordination”
How powerful is this verse that initiates the Gospel with which the Church jubilantly proclaims today’s solemnity of Easter Sunday! This first verse is taken from the penultimate chapter of Saint John, the chapter that speaks about Jesus’ resurrection and its rippling saving effects. Continue reading “And saw that the stone had been taken away from the tomb”