The "Festival of Forgiveness" Madrid's Retiro Park will host the "Festival of Forgiveness" during World Youth Day 2011. Hundreds of priests will be located in the park for people to confess throughout the day. The priests will be available to listen to confessions in all [...]
Tags: Youth, Forgiveness
Love one another, lend one another a hand, forgive each other
The following is a letter received from Ivory Coast, a country recently involved in harsh internal fighting. On June 23 a Mass of Saint Josemaria Escriva was celebrated in the Church of Our Lady of [...]
Tags: Peace, June 26, Forgiveness
Forgiving is no easy task: in fact, it may be the most difficult endeavor one can undertake. St. Josemaría Escrivá, the founder of Opus Dei, said, “I didn’t need to learn how to forgive, because God has taught me how to love.” Still, even this [...]
Tags: books, Forgiveness
Catholic actor Charlie Cox is making waves across the Atlantic – and he’s about to hit the cinemas in his native UK playing a saint in a new movie. FAITH TODAY went to meet him.
How does it feel to be a saint? That’s something no-one [...]
Tags: Forgiveness, Film, There be Dragons, Character
Joaquín Navarro-Valls Discusses "There Be Dragons"
By Jesús Colina
zenit.org -. The movie "There Be Dragons," set for release in the U.S. this Friday, has set off a "reaction of many people who feel moved to forgive," says Joaquín Navarro-Valls.
Navarro-Valls, known as the long-time Vatican spokesman from [...]
Tags: Understanding, Holiness, Forgiveness, Film, There be Dragons
By Jesús Colina ROME, JAN. 1, 2011 (www.zenit.org)
This Spring, a movie will be released that will feature as one of the leading characters St. Josemaría Escrivá, founder of Opus Dei, with themes of war, love and forgiveness. ZENIT spoke with Roland Joffe, the director of [...]
Tags: Spanish Civil War, Forgiveness, Film, There be Dragons
In his Angelus prayer, the pope asked Catholics to be understanding of people but not solely of their sins. He urged people to follow Jesus example, who condemned sin but didnt condemn the sinner. After the Angelus prayer, the Pope recalled how next Sunday, Palm [...]
Tags: Contrition, Conversion, Jesus Christ, Justice, Pope Benedict XVI, Penance, Forgiveness