Grace

Thumbnail shutterstock 425350552 A happy death

In the Roman Catholic culture within which I grew up, we were taught to pray for a happy death. For many Catholics at the time, this was a standard...

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Thumbnail grace jesus canaanite woman Grace or karma?

Just a few weeks ago, I had the privilege of meeting Dr. Stephen Davis, retired professor of the philosophy of religion at Claremont University. In...

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Thumbnail monsignor charles j scicluna credit alan holdren cna Maltese bishops: Divorced-and-remarried 'at peace with God' may receive Communion

Valletta, Malta, Jan 13, 2017 / 11:31 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As debate over Amoris laetitia continues to gain steam, the Maltese bishops have come...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on april 16 2014 credit daniel ibanez cna cna 4 21 14 Pope Francis: grace is more important than bureaucracy

In his daily Mass Pope Francis reflected on attitudes necessary to evangelize, emphasizing the need to leave room for the grace of God instead of...

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In his daily homily Pope Francis said that God’s love is always expressed in tenderness, and cautioned that if we haven’t experienced this, then...

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Thumbnail 20160509t1009 3203 cns pope health right The Holy Spirit option

On the fourth anniversary of his election, Pope Francis tweeted “May the Holy Spirit lead us on a true journey of conversion, so that we can...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 599104154  1 Understanding grace more deeply

The mark of genuine contrition is not a sense of guilt, but a sense of sorrow, of regret for having taken a wrong turn — just as the mark of living...

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