Archive for the ‘Pope John Paul II’ Category

A Family Prayer

16Jun14

Prayer from St. John Paul II for families: Lord God, from You every family in Heaven and on earth takes its name. Father, You are love and life. Through Your Son, Jesus Christ, born of woman, and through the Holy Spirit, the fountain of divine charity, grant that every family on earth may become for […]


Canada’s Alex Bilodeau explained his motivation after becoming the first freestyle skier to repeat his gold medal win: “When I’m on my skis my colleagues are my inspiration. They are pushing me every day to be a better skier – to go faster, to go longer. But a four-year process is very long, and when I […]


Here’s the sermon that Fr John Deighan gave last night at our monthly prolife mass.    One of the issues that we have to deal with a pro-life Christians is the relationship between reason and faith. The sinfulness of abortion, of euthanasia, of experimentation on embryos, and so on, is part of the authoritative teaching […]


Words of Wisdom

23Oct13

“To claim the right to abortion, infanticide and euthanasia, and to recognize that right in law, means to attribute to human freedom a perverse and evil significance: that of an absolute power over others and against others. This is the death of true freedom.” (Blessed John Paul II; The Gospel of Life, 20


Thank you, women who are mothers! You have sheltered human beings within yourselves in a unique experience of joy and travail. This experience makes you become God’s own smile upon the newborn child, the one who guides your child’s first steps, who helps it to grow and who is the anchor as the child makes […]