We too can reflect and pray about what the Pope and the Cardinals were asked to pray
Lenten choices ala Pope Francis
by John Freund, CM | Feb 17, 2015 | Uncategorized
Lent that a call for conversion or “change your way of thing” as we stand before two visions of Church
An examination of conscience for the rest of us
by John Freund, CM | Dec 28, 2014 | Spirituality and Spiritual Practice
An examination of conscience for the rest of us… Fifteen challenges for the New Year!
250+ bishops to catechize at WYD
by John Freund, CM | Jul 23, 2013 | Uncategorized
More than 250 bishops of different nationalities will develop and deepen the theme of World Youth Day (WYD Rio2013) during three mornings of catechesis. Selected by the Pontifical Council for the Laity (PCL), there will be stationed at a different catechesis location...
Pope’s prayer for Cardinal electors
by John Freund, CM | Mar 13, 2013 | Church
"May God forgive you!" said the Pope Francis in his response to a toast from those who elected him. (Cardinal Dolan on CNN)
Join the Cardinals in prayer
by John Freund, CM | Mar 6, 2013 | Church, Justice and Peace
The Vatican News service reports that this afternoon in St. Peter's Basilica, on the occasion of the General Congregations proceeding the Conclave, the College of Cardinals will pray for the Church. The celebration, which will be held at 5:00pm at the Altar of the...
Holy Spirit and the Cardinals
by John Freund, CM | Feb 28, 2013 | Vincentian Family
As Pope Benedict devotes himself to a life of prayer it may be more important than ever to pray not only for him but also those who will choose his successor. We like to think that every Pope is picked by the Holy Spirit. Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger was asked on...