Video (Rome Reports). With the summer heat kicking off in Rome, Pope Francis started off his general audience by making a few rounds in St. Peter's Square in the popemobile. He greeted the crowds and blessed several babies along the way.
In his catechesis, the [...]
Tags: Love of God, Sickness, Service, family, sick, Pope Francis
Video. In this clip from The Homemakers Project Xavi, 19, explains how he finds pleasure in the littlest things and focuses on his whole family.
He is the youngest of a family of nine children and is in the first year of a medical degree at [...]
Tags: Friendship, Sickness, Love, family, happiness
Video. (Rome Reports) Following his weekly Angelus prayer on Sunday, Pope Francis discussed human trafficking, as it was the first International Day of Prayer and Awareness against Human Trafficking, the liturgical memorial of St. Josephine Bakhita, a Sudanese sister who, as a child, was herself [...]
Tags: Sickness, Dignity, Pope Francis
"You gotta have barbecue in Texas," proclaims Houston native Vince O'Bar, as he deftly arranges hamburgers over a hot fire in his backyard. He is a man who enjoys fishing with his sons, playing basketball with the guys, and drinking a cold beer on a [...]
Tags: Suffering, Sickness, Children, Marriage, family, happiness, St Josemaria Institute
Ever since St Josemaria died on June 26, 1975, hundreds of people have written about favors they have received through his intercession: material help, conversions, firm decisions to return to the practice of the Faith, and also the healing of people who were sick.
Tags: Sickness, Devotion, novena
Pope Francis has issued a powerful message for the World Day of the Sick, which takes place on February 11th.
The Pope thanked those who care for the sick, adding that time spent with the ill, is sacred. He also calls for Catholics to embrace [...]
Tags: Sickness, Pope Francis
"It was on Calvary that Christ, her most blessed Son and our brother, gave her to us as our mother, when he said to St John: 'Behold your mother.' And we received her, along with the beloved disciple, in that moment of supreme grief. The [...]
Tags: Joy, Suffering, Sickness, Generosity, Our Lady, St Josemaria Institute
Video. (Digito Identidad). St Josemaría teaches that we must see the redemptive value of suffering, as shown in the DVD “Take a chance on happiness”.
This video has been released containing very practical teachings of St Josemaría Escrivá on marriage and parenting which can help [...]
Tags: Sickness, Hope, Marriage, family, happiness
We offer a downloadable pdf version of the Novena for the Family, the Novena for Work and the Novena for the Sick, to St. Josemaria, prepared in Canada.
These new versions, in an attractive new design, are based on the original texts by Fr. Francisco Faus, [...]
Tags: Sickness, Marriage, Prayer, Work, family