Winner: Sara Babbs In Wake Up!, a soon to be released Vatican approved pop-rock Latin infused compilation, we encounter Pope Francis’ words in a new but charismatic way. With songs produced and directed by Father Giulio Neroni, we are beckoned to listen attentively to Francis’ homilies and prayers spoken in Italian, English, Spanish and Portuguese.… Continue reading Pope Francis: “Wake Up!” Album Review
You are invited to join me this week for An Engaging Faith on Breadbox Media daily at 4pm EST. Enter To Win a Copy of When Francis Saved the Church by Jon Sweeney(Ave Maria Press) , Advent with Pope Francis by Sr. Marianne Trouvé (Pauline Books & Media), or Sanctuary by Terry Hershey (Loyola Press). Drawing runs 10/19-10/25… Continue reading An Engaging Faith: 10/19-10/23
It’s Worth Revisiting Wednesday! A place where you can come and bring a past & treasured post to share, and link-up with fellow bloggers! Co-Hosted with Allison Gingras at Reconciled To You. I could not help but think of the irony, as countless pilgrims gather in Philly to greet Pope Francis, that I once again… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: A Spirit Led Day In Rome
Joy is such a desired virtue and yet so often we settle for poor substitutes or temporary glimpses of happiness. Where is joy to be found and what is required of us? Let's take a walk with the saints and soon-to-be saints today.. The following are my top 15 quotes (in no particular order)… Continue reading Wit & Wisdom: Joy
It’s Worth Revisiting Wednesday! A place where you can come and bring a past & treasured post to share, and link-up with fellow bloggers! Co-Hosted with Allison Gingras at Reconciled To You. With my upcoming trip for commencement in less than two weeks, I am excitedly awaiting all the sights, sounds and tastes of Chicago!… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: Currently, Chicago Edition
giving thanks and praise for // A safe journey and the company of good friends with my whirlwind trip to Loyola Chicago’s beautiful Madonna della Strada Chapel on their Lake Shore Campus! Consisting of less than 24 hours, this trip was certainly not long enough to see all of Chicago or to visit with everyone that I… Continue reading Currently, catching my breath and the Spirit!
"May the Wind of Pentecost blow upon the Synod's work, on the Church, and on all humanity. Undo the knots which prevent people from encountering one another, heal the wounds that bleed, rekindle hope" Pope Francis (Prayer Vigil 10/4/14) Today, is the opening of the extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the “Pastoral Challenges to the Family… Continue reading Sunday Edition: Synod on the Family