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"26.03.2017 23:44:01" catholic-link.org Online Conference: How to Let Holy Week Transform Your Life: A Look at What Went Wrong So That You Live it Right Looking for a way to end Lent on a great note? In our next online conference, the Lanky Guys take us on a journey through Holy Week. Announcing Catholic-Link's next ONLINE CONFERENCE (Saturday, April 8th). The Lanky Guys present an in-depth walk through Holy Week to help us prepare our hearts for the triumph of Easter!
"26.03.2017 21:12:01" Timeline Photos A great exercise for today: Look closely at that cross you have hanging on your house or your room and meditate on these words. #Lent
"26.03.2017 17:38:24" bbc.com Darlene Farah, la madre que luchó en Estados Unidos durante 4 años para salvar al asesino de su hija de la pena de muerte (y lo consiguió) - BBC Mundo En 2013, James Rhodes robó la tienda donde Shelby Farah trabajaba y la mató. El estado de Florida pedía la pena máxima para Rhodes, pero después de conocer su historia, la madre de la víctima se convenció de que el joven no merecía morir.
"26.03.2017 02:40:01" Timeline Photos "He was being wounded for our rebellions, crushed because of our guilt...and we have been healed by his bruises" (Isaiah 53:5)
"25.03.2017 23:44:13" Photos from Unofficial: Pope Francis's post Some signs that we should follow on our way to Holy Week ⚠️⛔
"25.03.2017 21:12:00" catholic-link.org 6 Things To Notice In This Beautiful Image of Mary and Eve The symbolism in this beautiful image, in many senses, is a summary of all our beliefs about Mary and Eve. Here we present 6 elements. Celebrate the Feast of the Annunciation by taking a few moments to reflect on the symbolism in this beautiful image of Mary and Eve.
"25.03.2017 18:40:52" Papa Milano 2017 La Papamobile lascia Piazza Duomo tra due ali di folla festanti.
In via Orefici, un piccolo stop: il Papa riceve un quadro in dono, lo bacia e ringrazia. #PapaMilano
"25.03.2017 18:39:38" Papa Milano 2017 Benvenuto Papa Francesco! Sara di Milano e Fabio di Seveso ,7 anni, gli consegnano i fiori.
"25.03.2017 02:40:00" catholic-link.org (Gospel Reflection) Resisting Toxicity: How Do We Keep Others From Drawing Us Into Their Personal Hell? Fr. Ian VanHeusen presents a spiritual exercise based on Sunday's Gospel reading on Jesus' curing of the blind man and the Pharisees' toxic response. Do you have a hard time with toxic people pulling you down? Fr. Ian VanHeusen's Sunday Gospel reflection and spiritual exercises can provide an insightful, healing approach.
"24.03.2017 23:44:02" catholic-link.org 19 Catholic Artists That Will Rock Your Playlist Do you find it hard to find good, Catholic music? From beatboxing to country, we present a diverse list of music for you to enjoy. We've updated our list with 8 new artists and all new releases! Let us know who your favorite is and who we should add.
"24.03.2017 21:12:03" catholic-link.org Hunger for Authenticity: “Cultivate a Better World” - Catholic Link The hunger for authenticity is a most human desire. Certainly many have tried to silence it or overwhelm it in a deluge of falsity. What does it mean to be "authentic?" Have you found it in your life?
"24.03.2017 02:40:05" Timeline Photos It happens
"23.03.2017 23:44:01" Timeline Photos Some solid advice #OraEtLabora #PrayAndWork
"23.03.2017 21:12:01" catholic-link.org 12 'Pope Quotes' to Reflect On As We Approach Mid-Lent As we approach the midpoint of Lent, we offer 12 "Pope Quotes" to help you to continue to persevere in this pilgrimage of transformation. If Lent is working on you, that's a GOOD thing! But remember, the emptying of self is so that you can be filled by Jesus. Consider meditating on these 12 quotes from our recent Holy Fathers.
"23.03.2017 02:40:02" catholic-link.org How to Encourage Your Child's Religious Vocation? 8 Essential Tips A child's religious vocation is an important thing to consider as a parent. How do you guide your child to be open to whatever God calls them to? Any priests' or sisters' moms out there? What did you do to encourage them? Tell us below in the comments!
"23.03.2017 01:14:27" World Youth Day The #Panama2019 official message from Pope Francis has just arrived! Let's start preparing our hearts and minds for the next WYD!
"23.03.2017 01:14:08" World Youth Day Watch the Pope Francis' message for the 32nd WYD!
"23.03.2017 00:36:35" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"22.03.2017 23:44:00" catholic-link.org 9 Resources to Help You Talk with Your Children About Same-Sex Marriage and Gender Issues As a Catholic parent, how do you talk with your children about same-sex marriage and gender issues? We have 9 resources to guide you. Parents, perhaps you've been looking for help in this area. Remember, prayer will help you to understand the truth so as to pass it on, always with love, to your kids.
"22.03.2017 21:12:08" catholic-link.org Finding Happiness Beyond Comparison When we compare ourselves with others, we will always fall short in some way. We can only find true happiness when we move beyond comparison. Does comparing yourself to others cause you anxiety or sadness?... maybe even jealousy? Here are some thoughts about how to avoid that trap, for, as Pope Benedict XVI said, “each of us is the result of a thought of God. Each of us is willed. Each of us is
"22.03.2017 02:40:00" catholic-link.org 5 Works of Art to Help You Pray The Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary The rich tradition of sacred art is a deep and refreshing well for us to drink from as Catholics: Exploring the art of the Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary. The next in our series on the Rosary in Art: The Joyful Mysteries. What helps you to pray the Rosary?
"21.03.2017 23:44:02" Timeline Photos With God's help, we can defeat all the "Goliaths" in our life
"21.03.2017 21:12:03" catholic-link.org (Quiz) How Much Do You Know About the Eucharist? Are you smarter than a 2nd grader? It is amazing the information that we forget over time. Take our quiz about the Eucharist to see if you are still as sharp as the day you received First Holy… How many years has it been since you finished CCD? Do you continue to study your faith? Here's a fun quiz on the Eucharist to see if you need a brush-up on your Catholic knowledge (if it's too easy for you, try the "advanced" version in the link!)
"21.03.2017 02:40:13" catholic-link.org 6 Tips to Get you Through the Mid-Lent Slump Feeling the Mid-Lent slump? Need some inspiration to keep going? This post is just what you need to carry on for the remainder for Lent. It's okay to admit you're slogging through Lent... but here are some concrete steps to help you persevere (or start in earnest, as the case may be). Turn toward the Lord. There is Joy of Easter on the horizon!
"20.03.2017 23:44:24" Timeline Photos Some great tips from Pope Francis to reflect on the feast of St. Joseph.
"20.03.2017 21:12:03" catholic-link.org The Solemnity of St. Joseph, Truly a Saint For Our Times This year, St. Joseph's feast is moved to March 20th, as his usual date, 3/19 falls on a Sunday. Joseph is a saint for all times, but especially our own. St. Joseph doesn't speak a single word in the Bible, but many of us can relate to the sense of safety and security that a father figure can bring by his mere presence. Check out today's tribute to this special saint, and a nice little video about a
"20.03.2017 02:40:02" Timeline Photos Some great pieces of advice, especially for #Lent
"19.03.2017 23:44:28" 5 daily exercises to help you overcome pride They say pride is the root of all evil. Here, some simple exercises to help you overcome it during #Lent.
"19.03.2017 21:22:15" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis will visit Egypt at the end of April, as confirmed by a statement from Greg Burke, the Director of the Holy See Press Office.
"19.03.2017 21:12:04" catholic-link.org 7 things every husband should ask from Saint Joseph Today we celebrate a great Saint, a model man and protector of families: Saint Joseph. Let St. Joseph show you the virtues every husband should strive for. Today is the Feast of Saint Joseph! This year, as it falls on a Sunday, we get to extend our appreciation for him over two days ;) Say a quick prayer today asking St. Joseph's intercession for the Church, and for all husbands and fathers.
"19.03.2017 04:56:49" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis' receives confession during the penitential celebration in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, March 17, 2017.
"19.03.2017 00:14:46" Mons. Guido Marini Plaza de San Pedro.
"18.03.2017 23:44:04" catholic-link.org (Gospel Reflection) Deeply, Uniquely Loved by the Lord: Are You Allowing Him To Gaze Upon You? Have you ever fallen in love? What is it like to know you are loved? This Sunday's Gospel (John 4:5-42) recalls Jesus' encounter with the woman at the well. Father Ian VanHeusen's reflection and spiritual exercise for this week's Gospel: What can we learn from Jesus' encounter with the Samaritan woman at the well?
"18.03.2017 21:27:18" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"18.03.2017 21:12:11" catholic-link.org 12 Pieces of Advice that Revolutionized my Lent We walk through Lent with the faith and hope that Jesus, with His grace and gentleness, will heal and transform our hearts. Here are 12 tips for your walk. How insights from a spiritual retreat have totally changed my approach to Lent, and will help you go deeper too.
"18.03.2017 02:40:12" catholic-link.org Does the phrase “ like a girl ” hurt women? Is the phrase "like a girl" demeaning? Will a girl grow up ashamed of her femininity, and believe that her unique feminine characteristics are deficiencies? Has Feminism gone too far? Aren't we past the adolescent bickering of language bias? Check out this video and tell us what you think!
"17.03.2017 23:44:07" Timeline Photos A very interesting (and useful) calendar. March is the month of St. Joseph! We encourage you to pray to him for the Church and for yourself
"17.03.2017 21:39:24" churchpop.com Just a moment...
"17.03.2017 21:12:05" catholic-link.org 7 Things Saint Patrick Might Have Done on Saint Patrick's Day Green Beer? Corned Beef? Parades? How would Saint Patrick celebrate his feast day? Are your celebrations in line with what St. Patrick would encourage? Check out 7 ways to honor the legacy of this great Saint!
"17.03.2017 02:40:08" catholic-link.org 6 Things to Do When You Don't Agree with a Teaching of the Catholic Church It can be difficult for a Catholic when they come across a teaching of the Catholic Church that they don't agree with. What are the steps you should take? Are we content to call ourselves "Cafeteria Catholics?" Or do we simply bail on the Church altogether? If we take Jesus at his word, then we must be willing to do the work in examining our hang-ups.
"16.03.2017 23:44:02" catholic-link.org To Love, Or To Hate: That is The Question; A Short Video About Our Perspective On Life Every decision, every look, every gesture, every thought, every feeling… everything can be defined at heart using two terms: love or hate. Can we do better than just get along in survival mode (or worse - with a festering anger underneath our entire outlook)? What's your lens on life? This video will make you think about it.
"16.03.2017 21:12:06" catholic-link.org "But I'm Too Shy To Evangelize..." Think Again! Jesus Still Calls You to Bring Souls to His Church Are you mistaken as "not evangelized" because you don't take your faith out into the world? Shy or not, we're called to live the spiritual works of mercy. The Body of Christ is beautifully diverse, and some of us are simply not made for outspoken preaching or apologetics. But if you think your shyness takes you off the hook, this video will change your mind!
"16.03.2017 02:40:21" catholic-link.org They Decided to Carry a Terminally Ill Baby Full Term So That Her Life Could Save Many What would you do if you were told you were carrying a terminally ill baby? This family has decided the short life of their baby will save others. This sweet baby will save more lives in her few hours here on Earth than most of us will save in a lifetime, but her parents need our prayers as they persevere in hope.
"15.03.2017 23:44:04" catholic-link.org Chinese Christians Receive Bible for the First Time The beautiful testimony of these Chinese Christians invites us to reflect. When we read the Sacred Scriptures, is it an authentic act of faith? Are we going there to read one book more or are we… Do we take our copy of the bible (and THE Bible, itself) for granted? What if it weren't quite so easy to come by? Have we ever paused to ponder just how indebted we are to a Christian culture , ancestors, and an unbroken chain of saints and martyrs who
"15.03.2017 21:12:01" Timeline Photos No prayer is too small for the Lord
"15.03.2017 02:40:10" Timeline Photos Something to remember when things don't go our way...
"14.03.2017 23:44:02" Timeline Photos I can relate to all of these! And you?
"14.03.2017 21:12:04" catholic-link.org The Bedtime Routine Every Catholic Needs for A Good Night Sleep Having trouble getting a good night's sleep? These 9 tips incorporate your Catholic faith into practical suggestions to ensure your best sleep ever! It's Monday after Daylight Savings' "spring forward" and many of us are not happy about that. Today's as good a time as any to re-examine our evening patterns from a spiritual perspective!
"14.03.2017 02:40:07" catholic-link.org 10 Saints Who Prove God's Grace Is Bigger Than Your Sin No one's sin is bigger than God's forgiveness. He has immeasurable grace for our sinful nature. He will lavish His goodness upon any repentant sinner. No matter what you have done, no matter how far you may have strayed, He has an infinite ocean of grace to pour back into your heart. He is just waiting for you to turn back to Him and to His Church.
"14.03.2017 00:25:10" Pauline
"13.03.2017 21:12:04" catholic-link.org Building the Church: One Man's Incredible Story Teaches Us What We All Must Do God calls each of us to build a cathedral, to raise up what seems mundane and bring it into transfiguration, where His glory can be seen by all. Jesus calls us to transfiguration - of ourselves and of the world around us. How are you building the Church? (Share in the comments!)
"13.03.2017 18:45:36" Truth and Life App To kick off the season of Lent we're excited to announce that you can get the Truth & Life Dramatized New Testament for just $4.99! Get it today in the Truth & Life App. #TLLENT #LENT
"13.03.2017 13:07:17" Timeline Photos
"13.03.2017 13:05:47" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at the Sunday Angelus Prayer in St. Peter's Square.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/03/12/pope_francis_the_cross_is_the_gate_of_salvation/1298171
"13.03.2017 13:04:12" Vatican Radio - English Section Today, March 13, marks the fourth anniversary of the election of Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio as Bishop of Rome, taking the name Pope Francis.
David Gibson, a seasoned Catholic reporter, told Vatican Radio Francis' papacy has in many ways been “one long
"13.03.2017 12:53:59" Timeline Photos
"13.03.2017 02:40:03" Timeline Photos A great exercise for this #Lent is to pick one sin and strive to achieve the virtue to overcome it. Are you up to it?
"12.03.2017 23:44:04" catholic-link.org Who Said It? Try our "Quotes from the Saints" QUIZ! How well do you know the quotes of the Saints? Start some healthy competition this All Saints Day and tag a friend to challenge. A bit of fun with the saints for your Sunday...
"12.03.2017 21:12:02" Timeline Photos These stairs are not worth climbing Some great advice for #Lent
"12.03.2017 03:40:06" catholic-link.org Should You Sing at Mass Even If You Can't Carry a Tune? Have you ever wondered if you should really sing at Mass? The beautiful choir, the glorious music...and then your high-pitched voice that can't carry a tune Some food for thought for those of us too self-conscious to sing at Mass... or too easily perturbed by our neighbor who can't sing well ;)
"12.03.2017 00:44:54" 5 temptations of the devil during Lent Keep an eye on these temptations during #Lent.
"12.03.2017 00:29:42" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis with the Roman Curia at the end of their retreat at the "Casa del Divin Maestro" in Ariccia, located in the Alban hills just outside Rome.
See our story at the link:
"12.03.2017 00:26:23" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"11.03.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org (Gospel Reflection) Unleashing Glory Through Discipline and Creativity Fr. VanHeusen discusses Christ's Transfiguration and what the appearances of Moses and Elijah can teach us about our own spiritual journey. Father Ian VanHeusen presents his latest video reflection on the Gospel & weekly Spiritual Exercise. How can we go deeper in light of Jesus' Transfiguration on Mount Tabor?
"11.03.2017 03:40:02" Timeline Photos Sometimes we don't see that the simplest things can lead to God. Try putting these into practice during #Lent!
"11.03.2017 00:46:49" Mary Shovlain On this day in 1958 Jorge Bergoglio entered the Jesuit Order. He is the first Jesuit to be elected Pope. #PopeFrancis
"11.03.2017 00:44:04" Timeline Photos #Lent is a time of prayer, so what if we start praying for those around us? Start with the "5 finger prayer" by Pope Francis ️
"11.03.2017 00:41:10" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis will make an Apostolic Journey to Colombia from 6 to 11 September 2017!
The official logo says "Let's take the first step".
"10.03.2017 22:12:21" catholic-link.org 24 Bible Quotes for When You Need to Find Peace The word of God is rich with words of promise, hope, and assurance of His peace. When you need to hear His voice, open your Bible. Anxiety, worry, fear, stress, sorrow... we walk in a valley of tears. But He desires to console us. Turning to the Word in sacred scripture can help us through times of trial.
"10.03.2017 03:40:03" Timeline Photos Sign up for Catholic-Link's next online conference “Dating Detox: The 4 Toxic Beliefs Keeping You From Real Love”! http://buff.ly/2nkgovv
"10.03.2017 00:44:09" Timeline Photos Thank you, Mary, for being an example to all women!
"09.03.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org The Beautiful Language of the Ancient Blessing of Ashes Returning each year becomes a deeper pull inside the beautiful tradition of the Church; a chance to discover the astonishing that had been there all along. Did you receive ashes last week? Even with rituals we revisit year after year, there is often something new and arresting to discover in the beautiful depths of Catholicism.
"09.03.2017 19:45:24" youtube.com La Voz del Desierto - Sin tu calor Videoclip de la canción "Sin tu calor". Primer single de "Tu rostro buscaré", sexto disco de La Voz del Desierto, grupo de música católica de la Diócesis de ... Nuevo videoclip de música católica de La Voz del Desierto - LVD
"09.03.2017 03:40:08" catholic-link.org The Most Influential Catholic Women of our Times: International Women's Day As the world celebrates International Women's Day, we present several Catholic Women that have influenced the world in powerful ways. The highest estimation of the dignity of women resides in the Church and is nurtured by Catholic culture. Consider these 17 women, just for a start! #InternationalWomensDay
"09.03.2017 00:52:59" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis is on his third day of retreat in Ariccia.
Fr. Giulio Michelini's second question for the day:
Do we understand the Will of God as a 'whim', something that 'must be done' because 'someone has decided'? Or do I see in it the 'Holy will for the
"09.03.2017 00:52:46" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis is on his third day of retreat in Ariccia.
Fr. Giulio Michelini's first question for the day:
How do we react to the angst of our neighbor? Do we keep our eyes open, praying, or do we fall asleep like the three disciples?
"09.03.2017 00:50:18" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland #sjp2: "This word of thanks to the Lord for his mysterious plan regarding the vocation and mission of women in the world is at the same time a concrete and direct word of thanks to women, to every woman, for all that they represent in the life of
"09.03.2017 00:44:02" catholic-link.org 15 Tips Every Catholic Man Must Consider to Win that Special Girl's Heart Girls are not mere collectible objects, but if your interest is genuine, go ahead and get to know her. Here are some tips to help you get her attention. Single men! Are you wondering how to get to know a certain lady in your orbit? Consider these tips! We know it can be tough out there, but we are praying for you!
"08.03.2017 22:12:07" catholic-link.org Dear Catholic Teen Guys, What We Really Want In A Relationship from A Catholic Teen Girl If you're a teen guy trying to figure out girls, this post is for you! We asked an expert - a Catholic teen girl - to write a letter to every teen guy out there. This is an excellent post to help you understand the perspective of the teens in your life. Find out what girls are really searching for in a guy these days and how you teach them to date in a healthy way. Don't forget to share it!
"08.03.2017 03:40:05" catholic-link.org This Short from Pixar Perfectly Captures How Parents Feel When Kids Start Dating What are the emotions parents feel when their kids start dating? This post contains great advice for parents and youth ministers about this important time. This clip gets everything right about the feelings parents go through when their kids start dating for the first time. Plus, don't miss our advice that will help both parents and youth ministers teach teens how to date in a healthy and holy way.
"08.03.2017 00:44:04" Timeline Photos If #Lent caught you off guard, this infographic is for you
"07.03.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org Should You Do a Dating Fast for Lent? (Personality Quiz) Do you need to take a break from dating? Whether you are in a serious relationship, just casually dating, or want to start dating, this quiz will help you Is your approach to dating a healthy one? Check out this fun personality quiz to find out whether a "dating fast" would be appropriate for you this Lent.
"07.03.2017 21:47:30" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"07.03.2017 21:43:09" churchpop.com The Forgotten Method for Praying the Rosary that Could Change Your Life | ChurchPOP A way of praying the rosary to curb distractions and focus more on the mystery.
"07.03.2017 03:40:09" catholic-link.org Pope Francis Minute: "The Secret To Having a Successful Relationship" The Pope has offered insight into the effort that is required to make a marriage work. You will be amazed at what our Pope has to say about relationships. What could be better than wonderful relationship advice from an animated version of Pope Francis?!
"07.03.2017 00:44:04" catholic-link.org Does the Person You're in Love With Have These 10 Qualities? There are some qualities that are essential to make a relationship work whether you are married or dating. What is in your top 10? Romance, feelings, love... it's a crazy scene out there, fraught with difficulty for anyone in, or seeking, a romantic relationship. These 10 qualities to look for might not be what the world has taught you or your significant other, but it's never too
"06.03.2017 22:12:10" Timeline Photos Will you let God reign in your heart this #Lent?
"06.03.2017 03:40:29" catholic-link.org Online Conference: "Dating Detox: The 4 Toxic Beliefs Keeping You From Real Love" Offering practical steps for detoxing, the Cotters will discuss 4 toxic dating beliefs that are preventing you from the freedom to love and be loved. Check out the next Online Conference from Catholic-Link! "Dating Detox" with Kevin and Lisa Cotter.
"06.03.2017 00:44:12" catholic-link.org Lifeweapon: The Wearable Prayer Maxmillian Michieli had a problem and found a creative way to fix it. Check out the story behind these wearable prayer bands. Are you carrying your weapon at all times? It just got easier to pray the Rosary on the go... Lifeweapon is a great way to be ready to pray and evangelize.
"05.03.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org i.d.9:16 is Exactly What Most Young Adults Are Searching For The world is a difficult place for Catholic young adults. How do you build a community of support and grow in your faith? i.d.9:16 offers some solutions OUTSTANDING INITIATIVE! i.d. 9:16 might be just what you or the young adult Catholic in your life are looking for to come back or go deeper into the faith!
"05.03.2017 03:40:06" catholic-link.org "Suffering is the way to Knowledge of God." Suffering has been clothed with meaning. It has become a means of holiness, a means of drawing closer to the Crucified Lord, and an apostolic means of serving others. The problem of suffering is one of the deepest mysteries of the human experience. The Fall, and Jesus' suffering and Resurrection, give Christians a unique lens, even in the face of our own suffering.
"05.03.2017 02:01:31" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during of a weekly general audience at St Peter's square in Vatican. March 1, 2017.
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"05.03.2017 02:01:13" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during general audience at St Peter's square in Vatican. March 1, 2017.
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"05.03.2017 02:00:56" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during. February 2017.
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"05.03.2017 02:00:41" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during. February 2017.
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"05.03.2017 01:57:40" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at his Thursday morning Mass in the Casa Santa Marta.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/03/03/pope_true_fasting_is_helping_others/1296280
"05.03.2017 01:56:51" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis received the credentials from the Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to the Holy See, Omer Ahmed Karim Berzinji.
Here are the photos of their meeting.
"05.03.2017 01:55:34" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"05.03.2017 00:44:05" catholic-link.org (Gospel Reflection) Entering Into the Desert With Jesus: Christ's Temptations as Lenses Onto Our Own Weakness This, the second of Fr. Ian VanHeusen's series of Lenten Gospel reflections, concerns the devil's temptations of Christ in the desert. Check out this week's reflection and spiritual exercise from Fr. Ian VanHeusen for today's Gospel reading (Mt. 4:1-11). Our Lord invites us into the desert with Him today, to examine and fortify our own weak spots and temptations.
"04.03.2017 22:12:06" Timeline Photos Thank you, Lord, for loving us so much! #Lent
"04.03.2017 03:40:02" Timeline Photos Let this #Lent be an opportunity to follow Christ and sharing his sufferings. #Lent
"04.03.2017 00:44:01" Timeline Photos What is the purpose of fasting? Here are some great reasons why we practice abstinence and fasting.
"03.03.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org How to Love Your Pastor Even When You Don't “Like” Him: 6 Ways to Support Your Parish Priest Do we give our parish priests the right kind of support? How can we build up parish life? Here we share 6 tips for a healthy support of our pastors. WE LOVE OUR PRIESTS! But how many of us find ourselves grumbling about this or that quirk of Father's? For every 10 complaints, how many times have we offered him our help?
"03.03.2017 03:40:03" Timeline Photos A great Bible verse to prepare our hearts for #Lent.
"03.03.2017 00:44:04" catholic-link.org A Sophisticated Deconstruction of Religion (and Our Humble Response) This video sneers smugly at "made-up" religion. But religion is not a projection of human aspirations or an invention to promote altruism. St. Thomas Aquinas famously said, “To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.” But we try, ever so gently here, to offer an alternative to our post-Christian, post-religious brothers and sisters.
"02.03.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org The Daily Mass Challenge 2016 from The Living Person Take some time to learn about this new initiative from The Living Person to attend Daily Mass. This could be what you need to jump start your prayer life. What about Daily Mass? Sundays are, of course, our weekly obligation for Mass attendance. But the Holy Mass is offered daily in the Catholic Church. He is there waiting for you. Lent is the perfect time to ramp up your Sacramental fortification and prayer
"02.03.2017 03:40:03" catholic-link.org 5 Themes from "This is Us" That You Should Be Discussing "This is Us" offers many themes to talk about with friends, family, or in ministry.Use our clips as a starting point to reference this wildly popular show. What are the topics that Catholics should be discussing from the hit t.v. show "This is Us"? Find out in today's post and let us know if you're a fan or a critic of the series.
"02.03.2017 00:44:11" Timeline Photos Relatable
"02.03.2017 00:35:24" Truth & Life To kick off the season of Lent we're excited to announce that you can get the Truth & Life Dramatized New Testament for just $4.99! Get it today in the Truth & Life App. #TLLENT #LENT
"01.03.2017 22:53:11" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Instagram: Lent urgently calls us to conversion: we are asked to return to God with all our heart, to refuse to settle for mediocrity and to grow in friendship with the Lord.
"01.03.2017 22:53:00" Vatican Radio - English Section Continuing a long-standing tradition, Pope Francis celebrated the Holy Mass for Ash Wednesday at the Basilica of Santa Sabina on the Aventine hill in Rome.
"01.03.2017 22:50:21" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at his weekly General Audience on Ash Wednesday.
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"01.03.2017 22:12:04" catholic-link.org What Does Classical Music Have To Do With God? (Hint: More Than You Might Think!) What is the essence of music? As a philosopher, music fascinates me. As a Catholic, music does something much more – it brings me before the face of God. Think classical music is only for your grandparents? Oh, but no! Check out this thought-provoking video about what's beautiful in music and how it can draw man toward an encounter with God.
"01.03.2017 12:42:37" La Kalle ¡Se acabó el año! En La Kalle te explicamos el significado de esta celebración --- bit.ly/2lW7lBm Vía La Kalle
"01.03.2017 03:40:08" catholic-link.org (Gospel Reflection) The Meaning of Ash Wednesday: What Death Can Teach Us About Living In this series, Father Ian VanHeusen will give a weekly spiritual exercise based on the Sunday Readings to help you grow in your relationship with the Lord. We're rolling out an exciting new initiative, just in time for Ash Wednesday: A video Gospel Reflection on Wednesday's Mass reading, ashes, death and life from Father Ian VanHeusen.
"01.03.2017 01:33:06" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis has given a wide-ranging interview to an Italian magazine run by homeless persons. The interview was published on 28 February in the magazine called “Scarp de' tenis” (“Sneakers”).
"01.03.2017 01:32:43" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at his Tuesday morning Mass in the Casa Santa Marta.
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"01.03.2017 01:30:05" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"01.03.2017 00:44:04" Timeline Photos Let LOVE be your testimony to the world!
"28.02.2017 22:12:04" catholic-link.org 15 Excuses to Not Go To Confession (Answered!) Why do we avoid Confession? Oftentimes we are not only full of excuses for failing to respond to the Father's plan, but we also justify and hide our flaws. The start of Lent is the perfect time to get right with God by going to Confession. What's holding you back?
"28.02.2017 03:40:03" Timeline Photos Let Christ in the #Eucharist transform your heart so you can start changing the world.
"28.02.2017 01:50:20" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Sunday afternoon visited All Saints Anglican Church in the heart of Rome.
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"28.02.2017 00:44:04" catholic-link.org 3 Soul-Changing Challenges From a Seminarian to Make This Lent Count! (Do You Have What It Takes?) Make a resolution to help you change for the better, beyond just the Lenten season. Count up the cost of discipleship in your life and bite the bullet. A seminarian suggests 3 resolutions to transform ourselves through Lent. If we can get these right, they offer deeper, more lasting changes to our hearts and to our relationship to God. Dare to be great for God's sake!
"27.02.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org How to Pray? 10 Types of Prayer Christians Shouldn't Miss in Their Lives “I don't have time to pray!,” some argue. “That is not true,” I tell them. But before going on, we need to answer the question: What is prayer? Maybe you desire to approach and live Lent more intentionally this year, but you feel as though you don't even know HOW to pray. Don't be discouraged! Prayer is like a muscle, and anyone can learn to pray and to love prayer. These 10 infographics can
"27.02.2017 03:40:04" Timeline Photos Some simple tips to keep our faith alive
"27.02.2017 00:44:02" Timeline Photos A great guide for this #Lent, time of penance
"27.02.2017 00:10:51" Vatican Radio - English Section Pictures taken before, during and after the final General Audience of Pope Benedict XVI's pontificate
"26.02.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org Ever Wondered How to Break a Bad Habit? Lent is Wonderful Time to Find Out! There's no better time for a re-set than Lent - a call from Holy Mother Church to slow down, to examine ourselves and to look honestly at our bad habits. We all have a bad habit (or two... or ten!) we know is dragging us down. Why not zero in on one to conquer this Lent?
"26.02.2017 15:19:04" Pauline LIVE NOW
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"26.02.2017 02:18:22" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"26.02.2017 00:44:04" Timeline Photos Some simple tips to keep your faith alive
"25.02.2017 22:12:05" Timeline Photos Are you looking for happiness in the right place?
"25.02.2017 14:13:37" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis received his long-time friend from his native Argentina, Rabbi Abraham Skorka, on Thursday, along with a delegation of Jewish leaders involved in the preparation of a new edition of the Torah.
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"25.02.2017 14:09:13" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at Mass on Friday in the Casa Santa Marta said that in the journey of the Christian, truth is not negotiable; rather, a Christian must be just in mercy, as Jesus teaches us.
The Holy Father also warned against hypocrisy and the deception of
"25.02.2017 14:08:57" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Instagram: Children teach us to see reality with a trusting and pure gaze.
"25.02.2017 14:08:45" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis met with Cardinal Giuseppe Betori, Archbishop of Florence, in the Vatican on Friday.
"25.02.2017 14:08:29" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Friday addressed participants in a two-day conference on the human right to water, organised by the Pontifical Academy of Sciences.
Noting that every day a thousand children die from water-related illnesses and millions of people consume
"25.02.2017 14:08:10" Vatican Radio - English Section Archbishop Konrad Krajewski of the Office of Papal Charities recently made a trip to earthquake-hit regions of central Italy at Pope Francis' request, helping out local farmers and merchants like these pictured by buying typical food products and
"25.02.2017 03:40:05" catholic-link.org These 18 Celebrities Had the Chance to Meet the Pope Popes have always met with politicians and religious figures, but Pope Francis has included celebrities and athletes on his busy meeting agenda. A little levity for your weekend... check out these stories of celebrity encounters with Pope Francis!
"25.02.2017 00:44:03" Timeline Photos Don't forget to play a couple of "tunes" for the Lord today
"24.02.2017 22:12:09" catholic-link.org What's the story with Lent? (9 Points for Reflection) Lent is the acceptable time to return to God with our whole heart. Now, as a point in time, is unique and cannot be repeated. Now is the day to commit ourselves to the salvation wrought for us by our… Everyone talks about giving up chocolate, but sometimes it helps to get down to basics. What IS Lent? Check out this video and these 9 ways to turn back toward God with your mind, heart and body.
"24.02.2017 03:40:12" catholic-link.org 5 Blesseds Every Catholic (Especially Young People) Should Get To Know The world tells us we must choose between being good and having fun. Not true! Meet 5 young Catholics whose short lives were full of adventure and holiness. Yes, we are called to lives beyond mediocrity. Holiness is not for old age and it is never boring! Get to know these five holy young people and invite them into your circle of friends.
"24.02.2017 00:44:05" Timeline Photos Do anxieties have a constant grip on you? This infographic is for you
"23.02.2017 22:25:42" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during of a weekly general audience at St Peter's square in Vatican. February 22, 2017.
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"23.02.2017 22:25:26" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during a pastoral visit the parish of Santa Maria Josefa del Cuore di Gesu at Castelverde, on the outskirts of Rome, on February 19, 2017.
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"23.02.2017 22:25:11" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during a pastoral visit the parish of Santa Maria Josefa del Cuore di Gesu at Castelverde, on the outskirts of Rome, on February 19, 2017.
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"23.02.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org Our Thoughts on A Teen's Response to Teen Vogue's Abortion Gift Guide Article Teen Vogue's "Abortion Gift Guide" is wrong for so many reasons. Here we share our thoughts on a pro-life teen's articulate and powerful response. Did you see this teen's response to Teen Vogue and their pro-abortion "gift guide"? We have have our own thoughts on the matter, but what do you think?
"23.02.2017 03:40:04" catholic-link.org 25 Simple Offerings to Make this Lent a Time of Growing Closer to Christ This week we will begin the season of Lent. It is a beautiful time to grow in closeness to God and to others. How can you make simply sacrifices to grow in holiness? How will you grow closer to Jesus this Lent?
"23.02.2017 00:44:04" catholic-link.org (Quiz) What Should You Give Up For Lent? This is a fun quiz to help you start thinking about and planning for Lent. Spend at least a few minutes in prayer before you decide on your Lenten promise. Ash Wednesday (one week from today!) will be here before you know it. Don't let Lent sneak up on you! This quiz can help give you some ideas about how to approach your own Lenten journey this year.
"22.02.2017 22:12:05" Timeline Photos Lent begins March 1st! Sign up for the next Catholic-Link online conference: "6 ways to draw closer to God this Lent" http://buff.ly/2loRFWS
"22.02.2017 03:40:05" Timeline Photos Remember this today during Mass!
"22.02.2017 00:44:04" catholic-link.org 10 Non-Religious Ways To "Prove" God's Existence (Especially For Your Atheist Friends) Every human experience teaches us something about God. Here are a few ways to consider His real presence, invoking universal human experience. We all have loved ones who reject biblical or religious explanations of God... but what about these arguments from human experience? These 10 "proofs" might help get the conversation started...
"21.02.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org A Hilarious Video About the Difficulties of Communication Between Guys and Girls Communication is extremely important in any relationship. This video reminds us that without stepping outside ourselves, we end up merely launching words. Need a laugh? This lighthearted look at communication failures is a good reminder that there are always two (often very different) perspectives in any dialogue.
"21.02.2017 13:23:13" Sanktuarium Świętego Jana Pawła II w Krakowie On this day - 21st February 2001, Jorge Mario Bergoglio was created a Cardinal by Pope John Paul II.
"21.02.2017 03:40:06" Timeline Photos Do you practice the "pause"?
"21.02.2017 00:44:04" catholic-link.org Why Do We Practice Fasting and Abstinence? A simple illustrated guide on fasting and abstinence that to give you a clear and simple idea of how to live out this practice for Lent. Jesus taught that fasting must accompany prayer for the healing of the worst afflictions and possessions. As Lent approaches, we present an illustrated guide on the penitential practices of fasting and abstinence.
"20.02.2017 22:12:11" catholic-link.org Guilty Silence: Religious Persecution and the Tragic Indifference of the West Middle Eastern and African Christians are enduring tragic persecution before our very eyes. We in the West have no excuse for indifference to their plight. We can no longer sit by idly while our brothers and sisters suffer untold violence. Our consciences compel us to shout against injustice and, above all - right now - to stop what we're doing and PRAY for them.
"20.02.2017 01:51:16" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"20.02.2017 00:44:02" Timeline Photos Some amazing mottoes from different religious orders to inspire you
"19.02.2017 22:12:04" catholic-link.org These 8 Keys to Prayer Will Change the Way You Pray Each Day If prayer ever seems monotonous, boring, difficult, or like just another daily task, then this post is for you. Prayer can be invigorating. Start this Lent! "Lent is the perfect time to reclaim your prayer life. What if I told you right now that, in the 40 days of Lent, your prayer life could be set on fire?"
"19.02.2017 03:40:19" library.catholic-link.org Catholic-Link's Library Welcome to our library of resources! All of the images here are in high quality and can be used freely as long as you: 1. Don't crop or modify the images in any way. 2. Add a link to the source... Did you know that Catholic-Link has a n eLibrary full of resources (including in Spanish) for catechesis, evangelization and personal use? Infographics, text, gallery posts, cartoons, GIFs... Check it out here:
"19.02.2017 00:44:01" Timeline Photos One of the most popular saints in the world is St. Teresa of Calcutta. But, did you know these facts about the Missionaries of Charity?
"18.02.2017 22:12:03" Timeline Photos Love opens our eyes to beauty and truth.
"18.02.2017 03:40:08" catholic-link.org 7 Saints Who Will Help You In Your Battle Against Porn Be sure to share these 7 Saints with those you know who are struggling with an addiction to pornography. You never know who may need to see this post today. Pornography is ravaging the minds of so many in our society. Whether it's your own personal battle or you're praying for a loved one to overcome this addiction, why not #FightTheNewDrug with the help of some holy heavy hitters?
"18.02.2017 00:51:06" Timeline Photos
"18.02.2017 00:44:02" catholic-link.org Does The LEGO Batman Movie Have a Catholic Agenda? Does The LEGO Batman Movie have a Catholic agenda? This post will guide you in discussion with your kids or youth group. What can LEGO Batman teach us? Looking for some wholesome weekend entertainment for your kids or youth group? Here are some tips and discussion points for the new LEGO movie.
"18.02.2017 00:43:51" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Friday visited one of Rome's major institutions of higher education today: the Università degli studi “Roma 3”
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"17.02.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org What Ashton Kutcher Said to Congress About the Horrors of Human Trafficking Did you know that there are more souls in slavery today than in any previous moment in history? We commend Kutcher for standing for the most vulnerable. When a celebrity - and a father - stands up in defense of the most vulnerable... #FightTheNewDrug #EndHumanTrafficking
"17.02.2017 03:40:03" catholic-link.org The Body is NOT a Hindrance to Spirituality: 7 Prayer Postures For Encountering God No matter how spiritual we are, we cannot ignore our bodies when we pray. In today's post we explain the meaning of 7 different body postures for prayer. As Catholics, we believe that the body is a natural, beautiful and essential aspect of the full human experience. But what are we supposed to do with our bodies when we pray?
"17.02.2017 00:44:02" Timeline Photos Only in trials our hearts can become stronger
"16.02.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org 50 Things to Know About 50 Shades of Grey (and 4 lies) 50 Shades of Grey is in the hands into millions of people, but why do we believe the lies? We have two excellent videos to help you understand. Porn kills, and the "50 Shades" franchise is pornography, plain and simple.
"16.02.2017 20:17:22" Raoul Follereau "La seule vérité, c'est de s'aimer" Raoul Follereau
#vérité #amour #truth #love #word #beautifull #quote #thought #citation #pensée #esprit #spirit
"16.02.2017 07:34:55" Raoul Follereau "La seule vérité, c'est de s'aimer" Raoul Follereau
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"16.02.2017 03:40:07" Timeline Photos Love God and be patient. It's not easy, but it is worth it.
"16.02.2017 00:44:04" catholic-link.org Do Seminarians Celebrate Valentine's Day? A Seminarian Reflects on Grace, Renunciation, Celibacy & Love Seminarians are called to live a celibate life, but their systems don't get rewired. They are made to love and to be loved, even on Valentine's Day. Ever wonder what Valentine's Day is like for a seminarian? You'll be moved by this sincere reflection from a young man studying for the priesthood.
"15.02.2017 22:12:05" catholic-link.org 50 Shades of Filth: 10 Reasons 50 Shades of Grey Teaches Wrong Lessons about Love and Relationships There are countless problems with the way love and relationships are presented in the movie 50 Shades of Grey, but here just 10. With the release of the sequel to this sad film, we remind our loved ones (and ourselves) that these false depictions of romance are not what the human heart is made for.
"15.02.2017 03:40:05" Timeline Photos What does love look like according to St. Augustine? #ValentinesDay
"15.02.2017 00:44:03" Timeline Photos Did you know the Order of the Preachers?
"14.02.2017 23:27:35" Raoul Follereau "Tout amour semé, tôt ou tard fleurira" Raoul Follereau
"14.02.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org How Real (Catholic-Link) People Spend Valentine's Day Social media can create the perception that everyone enjoys the most romantic date ever with the person of his or her dreams on Valentine's Day. Not true! Don't despair on Valentine's Day! The truth is, MOST people aren't out celebrating Valentine's Day in the clichéd ways that social media, the movies, and the ad industry might have us think. A fun post from the Catholic-Link Team.
"14.02.2017 09:23:39" Raoul Follereau "Tout amour semé, tôt ou tard fleurira" Raoul Follereau
"14.02.2017 03:40:16" catholic-link.org The Luminous Mysteries: 5 Works of Art to Help You Pray the Rosary Pope John Paul II introduced Luminous Mysteries in "Rosarium Virginis Mariae." These 5 works of art can help you meditate on Jesus' public ministry. Did you enjoy our recent art gallery post on the Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary? Today we present the next in our series, The Luminous Mysteries.
"14.02.2017 00:44:02" Timeline Photos These times all we seem to hear is bad news. But remember that prayer is a powerful weapon. Here, some saints you can pray to for our world.
"13.02.2017 23:26:48" Raoul Follereau "Tout amour semé, tôt ou tard fleurira" Raoul Follereau
"13.02.2017 22:12:04" catholic-link.org 25 Names of Jesus to Use in Prayer There is power in the name of Jesus. When we call on His name, He comes to our aid, helps us, heals us, surrounds us with His love, grace, and mercy. Simply uttering His name can be more efficacious than we know.
"13.02.2017 00:44:06" catholic-link.org How Much Do You Know About These Catholic "Power" Couples? (Quiz) Take our quiz to see how much you know about a few of these Catholic power couples from the Bible and our list of great Saints. #National Marriage Week has come to an end, but upholding the dignity of marriage is a year-round calling for Catholics! How Much Do You Know About These Catholic "Power" Couples? (Quiz)
"12.02.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org 6 Things Kids Learn When You Skip Mass On Sundays Children absorb everything we do and even what we don't do. What do your kids learn when you skip Mass? Find out 10 things and let us know what to add. "Blessed are they who follow the law of the Lord!" Catholics across the globe will speak this in today's Mass as part of the Responsorial Psalm. Do we live as if we believe it? Do we live in His laws of love?
"12.02.2017 15:17:13" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center. ❤❤❤
"12.02.2017 15:14:22" ROME REPORTS LIVE: Pope prays Sunday Angelus from the Vatican http://www.romereports.com/2017/02/12/live-pope-prays-sunday-angelus-from-the-vatican
"12.02.2017 03:40:02" Timeline Photos Tough words, but they sure made me remember how important it is to be close to the Lord.
"12.02.2017 00:44:04" Timeline Photos If you go to Adoration today, remember this: Christ himself is in the Eucharist!
"11.02.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org 10 Thoughts You Might Have Had If You're Not Crazy About Mary Like many people, I have struggled very much with Our Lady's place in my life. I have struggled to understand her or see the need to pray to Mary. Today is the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes! We love our Mother, but many people (even including some Catholics) just don't get the "Catholic fascination with Mary." These thoughts might help.
"11.02.2017 03:40:04" catholic-link.org A Catholic Teen Shares Her Thoughts and Tips on Modesty The teen years can be a difficult time to navigate for Catholic young women. Cailin of Catholic Teen Posts shares her thoughts on the subject of modesty. Combining modesty and style can be one of the trickiest balancing acts for contemporary Christian women, perhaps especially teens. In today's guest post, we present a Catholic teen's tips, plus a collection of resources for parents and catechists.
"11.02.2017 00:44:02" catholic-link.org Danny and Annie: A Love Story for the Ages When a guy is happily married, no matter what happens at work, no matter what happens in the rest of the day, there's a shelter when you get home. What makes a loving marriage? This sweet animated video of a real-life love story reminds us of what we should aspire to in marriage. #NationalMarriageWeek
"10.02.2017 22:12:04" catholic-link.org The "Cash Me Ousside" Girl and Why Catholics Should Care Have you seen the "Cash Me Ousside" Girl Meme? If you don't know what that phrase means and why you should care, find out in our post today. We need to remember that this isn't just another meme, this is about a person who is deeply hurting.
"10.02.2017 03:40:10" catholic-link.org This Berlin Wall Experiment Proves that God Can Speak Through Anything Ever feel that you are separated from God and unable to reach Him? This experiment encourages us not to despair: God can speak through the impossible. Have you felt far from God? Unable to hear His voice? This lovely video reminds us that He cannot be kept out by the walls we build or are subjected to - wittingly or unwittingly.
"10.02.2017 02:03:24" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis met with the Superiors General of male religious orders and congregations (USG) at the conclusion of their 88th General Assembly last November. Fr. Antonio Spadaro, SJ, was there, and today published the Pope's remarks.
"10.02.2017 02:02:37" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at his Thursday morning Mass in the Casa Santa Marta.
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"10.02.2017 02:02:19" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Thursday met with a delegation from the Anti-Defamation League.
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"10.02.2017 02:01:56" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope on Thursday briefly met with the Consulters of the Commission for Religious Relations with Muslims.
"10.02.2017 02:01:37" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Thursday met with a delegation from the Anti-Defamation League encouraging them to cultivate justice and foster accord and telling them “the fight against anti-Semitism can benefit from effective instruments, such as information and
"10.02.2017 02:01:02" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at his weekly General Audience on Wednesday.
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"10.02.2017 00:44:07" catholic-link.org Nobody Wants to Get Married in the Church Anymore? These 7 Couples Disagree! With so many options, the humble church building can be the last place considered for a wedding. We asked 7 couples why they got married in the Church. Judging by the billion dollar wedding industry, you could argue that we live in a "Wedding Culture." But what about a Marriage Culture? For National Marriage Week, these 7 couples explain why they chose to get married in the Church.
"09.02.2017 22:12:02" Timeline Photos Love God and be patient. It's not easy, but it is worth it.
"09.02.2017 03:40:06" catholic-link.org An Extraordinarily Beautiful Video Series About the Value of Family and Marriage One of the most misunderstood teachings of our time is what the Catholic Church says about sexuality and family life. Do you understand the value of family? Another great resource to share for National Marriage Week!
"09.02.2017 00:44:11" catholic-link.org 15 Real-life Examples of How You Can "Offer It Up" (and the meaning behind the phrase) What does it mean when someone tells you to "offer it up"? We have a great explanation and 15 examples (funny gifs included) of how to do that in real life You've probably heard the advice "offer it up" from Catholic friends and family... but are you confused about what that means or how to do it? Here's some practical and very helpful advice:
"09.02.2017 00:38:26" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis appealed to government leaders to be strong on the 'International Day of Prayer and Awareness Against Human Trafficking,' marked annually on 8 February.
He explained that the 'International Day of Prayer and Awareness Against Human
"09.02.2017 00:37:05" Vatican Radio - English Section Pilgrims await Pope Francis at Wednesday General Audience in the Paul VI Hall
"09.02.2017 00:36:33" Vatican Radio - English Section The 14th Youth Ministry Forum of the Polish Church looked back on the 2016 World Youth Day.
"09.02.2017 00:08:04" Rádio Vaticano - Programa Brasileiro Bom dia, amigos! Estivemos na audiência com o Papa esta manhã!
"08.02.2017 22:12:04" catholic-link.org These Nuns Rock...Literally Meet the inspired group of nuns rocking out for God! Their videos have become an internet sensation and they've even performed for the Pope! A call to the religious life does not mean completely abandoning your talents or passions. God will help you find a way to use your gifts to bring Him glory!
"08.02.2017 06:39:13" Saint Charbel من حياة القديس شربل .. أعجوبة السراج
كي يشاهدها الجميع ، أنشرها بقدر حبك للقديس مار شربل ..
"08.02.2017 03:40:01" Timeline Photos What are you doing with the gifts God has given you?
"08.02.2017 00:44:05" catholic-link.org P90X For Catholics? Father Heilman's "Nineveh 90" Challenge Nineveh-90 is a rigorous, 90-day endeavor of prayer and penance and is timed to coincide with the 100-year anniversary of Our Lady's apparitions at Fatima. Our latest Outstanding Initiative: The "Nineveh 90" Challenge!
"07.02.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org Why Did this NFL Star and Actor Go On a 90-day "Sex Fast"? Just recently, Terry Crews has down something quite impressive. He opened up to the world about a serious weakness in his life: pornography. During the last week or two, he has been posting a video… What's a marriage worth? In honor of National Marriage Week, check out Terry Crews's testimony for the sanctity of marriage - and what he was willing to do to save his own.
"07.02.2017 15:34:27" Download Jesus Verse of the week:
"I have said this to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.”
"07.02.2017 03:40:04" Timeline Photos Did you know that we go to Mass for the following reasons?:
"07.02.2017 00:44:16" catholic-link.org 12 Things You Must Consider During Your Conversion Process Regardless of how your conversion has come about, these 12 pieces of advice from a convert will help you to persevere beyond the initial honeymoon. Are you a recent convert? Perhaps you know one? These tips from a convert will help when the challenges kick in.
"06.02.2017 22:40:15" Raoul Follereau "La seule vérité c'est de s'aimer" Raoul Follereau .
"06.02.2017 22:12:10" catholic-link.org (Quiz) What Does the Catholic Church Really Teach About Marriage? There's a lot of talk these days about the definition of marriage and what the Catholic Church teaches on marriage. In honor of National Marriage Week, we present a quiz to help clear up any misconceptions you have on Church teaching on marriage.
"06.02.2017 03:40:07" catholic-link.org 10 Best Quotes About Family Life from the Popes Some of the greatest quotes on the family come from the Popes. Are you familiar with this list of the top 10 quotes about family life? In the month of February, the Church commemorates the Holy Family, prototype of love for all families.
"06.02.2017 01:31:21" catholic-link.org Pope Francis' Historic Super Bowl Greeting Pope Francis surprised American Football fans from across the globe when he addressed Super Bowl viewers on February 5th. Are you watching the Super Bowl? Did you see Pope Francis' greeting to today's football watchers?
"06.02.2017 01:14:13" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at his Sunday Angelus.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/02/05/pope_respond_to_logic_of_waste_with_culture_of_life/1290589
"06.02.2017 01:11:18" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"06.02.2017 00:44:01" Timeline Photos In a time when true love is underestimated, we need to step up and value our own dignity. Don't lower your morals to find "love".
"05.02.2017 22:12:01" Timeline Photos We all love the #SuperBowl, but don't forget to go to Mass today
"05.02.2017 03:40:06" catholic-link.org When A Child's Question Brought Super Bowl QB Tom Brady (Nearly) To Tears Tom Brady is taken aback by a question from a little boy's question: Who is your hero? The importance of dads summed up in a 20-second viral video. A good and honorable father leaves a legacy of love for his children long beyond their material dependence on him ends. When it comes to heroes, who needs a sports idol when you can have a dad?
"05.02.2017 00:44:04" Timeline Photos We all know the names of the 12 apostles (or at least I hope so ), but did you know the meaning behind each one of them?
"04.02.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org Everything You Need for Lent: Apps, Books, and More Resources to Guide You Looking for ways to grow in holiness this Lent? We provide a list of the best Catholic apps, books, email subscriptions, websites and Youtube channels to help you! Do you feel like Lent catches you by surprise every year? With one month to go before Ash Wednesday, take some time to think about how you'll approach it this year.
"04.02.2017 03:40:05" Timeline Photos Today, say this prayer for the priests you know and mention them in the comments so they know you'll be praying for them #PrayForPriests
"04.02.2017 00:44:03" catholic-link.org I Am Not That Girl: A Letter of Advice to My 16-Year-Old-Self Ever wished you were flawless and popular, effortlessly winning every social situation? One young woman's advice on how to find true fulfillment. Ladies - we are our sisters' keeper. Whether you've survived your late teens and early twenties or are in the throes of that stage in life just now, this poignant letter to a sensitive teenage girl (from her adult self) will tug at you. (
"03.02.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org (Quiz) Discover what Saint would like to be your friend! What's the greatest part about being friends with the saints? It reminds us that the saints were normal people just like us. Here's a fun little quiz to help you meet (or reacquaint with) a saint whose personality is like yours!
"03.02.2017 03:40:05" Timeline Photos Before you get frustrated, talk it out with the Lord. He will give you the peace you need
"03.02.2017 03:38:35" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis' prayer intention for February is to Comfort for the Afflicted: That all those who are afflicted, especially the poor, refugees, and marginalized, may find welcome and comfort in our communities.
The Apostleship of Prayer has produced the
"03.02.2017 03:38:09" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Thursday celebrated Mass for the feast of the Presentation of the Lord in St Peter's Basilica in Rome. Members of Institutes of Consecrated Life and of Societies of Apostolic Life participated in the Liturgy.
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"03.02.2017 00:44:03" catholic-link.org 25 Pope Francis Quotes to Live Out in 2017 These 25 quotes bring to light the mercy that was called forth in the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of 2016. Let us live them out in the year(s) to come. The "Year of Mercy" may have come to an end, but God's Mercy is unbounded by time and space! In 2017, let's live as instruments of Mercy, using this calendar of the Holy Father's reflections as a guide.
"03.02.2017 00:33:26" Truth & Life Verse of the Week! Be steadfast in God's word this week. Allow 1 Peter 5:8-9 to help empower and strengthen you for this week ahead. #WeeklyVerse #AudioBible #StrengthThroughChrist
"02.02.2017 22:12:11" catholic-link.org Struggling to Pray? Confused? Anxious? These 3 Prayers Will Help If you're struggling to to pray, confused or anxious about life, these three simple and honest prayers will help you through your day. Three prayers that can give a voice to the stifled cries of your heart:
"02.02.2017 19:13:47" Raoul Follereau "La seule vérité c'est de s'aimer" Raoul Follereau .
"02.02.2017 03:40:05" Timeline Photos Grab your Bible. Go to Adoration. Go to Mass. Or simply take a break from what you're doing and talk to God. He wants to hear from you.
"02.02.2017 00:44:03" catholic-link.org Actor David Henrie Engaged to Catholic, Pro-Life, Chastity Speaker Maria Cahill Wizard's of Waverly Place star David Henrie is all grown up and engaged! Find out more about his fiance's beautiful faith and the story of their engagement. Happy news on the celebrity front: Congratulations to David Henrie and Maria Cahill!
"01.02.2017 22:12:04" catholic-link.org Is getting enough sleep a spiritual discipline? Fr. Mike Schmitz enlightens us Most of the people I know have issues sleeping... night owls, early risers, and plenty with insomnia. What are we doing to our bodies and how is it affecting our lives? Constantly sleep deprived? How we take care of our bodies, including sleep, is also a spiritual concern.
"01.02.2017 00:44:04" Timeline Photos Some solid advice by St. John Bosco worth remembering on his feast day!
"31.01.2017 22:12:06" Timeline Photos What are you feeding your mind with?
"31.01.2017 19:01:15" catholic-link.org 4 Important Points in Pope Francis' Letter to Young People Pope Francis' recent Letter to Young People invites them to trust in Jesus, who will guide them to fulfillment through their faith and vocational journey.
"31.01.2017 15:00:56" catholic-link.org A Teacher Shares 11 Tips College Students Need to Know This college advice is coming from someone who has been there...and is now a teacher. Everything you need to know (or want to share with your child!). In honor of Catholic Schools Week, we present 11 tips for aspiring college students (from a teacher!). Did you learn any of these in Catholic school? #CSW17
"31.01.2017 00:44:06" Timeline Photos We are called to be tabernacles of Christ in the Eucharist!
"30.01.2017 19:00:10" catholic-link.org 5 Works of Art to Help You Pray the Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary Sacred art can enhance our meditations on the mysteries of Christ's life. Here are five images of the Glorious Mysteries to help you pray the Rosary. Do you struggle to focus while praying the Rosary? Today we present just a few suggestions of sacred art to help draw you more deeply into the five Glorious mysteries, and therefore closer to Our Lady and her Son.
"30.01.2017 15:00:13" catholic-link.org 5 Reasons to Choose Catholic Schools Why choose Catholic Schools? We give you 5 reasons (in addition to academic excellence!). It's Catholic Schools Week! We salute all teachers, administrators, volunteers, parents and students who make Catholic education such a gift to the world: #CSW17
"29.01.2017 17:09:53" 22catholic.com The 29 Most Lit Signs at the 2017 March for Life On Friday January 27, well over half a million gathered in Washington to commemorate 44 years since Roe v. Wade made abortion legal nationwide. (2013 was 650,000 and regulars kept telling me this w…
"29.01.2017 15:00:48" catholic-link.org Why Did Pope Francis Call this the First Genocide of the 20th Century? How many (in the West) are aware of the Armenian, Ukrainian, Rwandan and other genocides in our own lifetimes? To be ignorant OR silent is to be complicit. Eight Stages of a Genocide - and why Catholics and all people of good conscience should know and care. We are our brother's keeper.
"29.01.2017 03:40:04" catholic-link.org This is the most beautiful recitation of Psalm 139 that you will ever hear The story of the mom who not only chose life for her daughter with Down Syndrome, but also wrote a letter to the doctor who pressured her to abort the baby is going viral. So beautiful! #Prolife
"29.01.2017 00:44:02" Timeline Photos We all know the names of the 12 apostles (or at least I hope so ), but did you know the meaning behind each one of them?
"28.01.2017 22:12:02" Timeline Photos One of the hardest battles is against ourselves and our sin. But, with God's help and our will, we can make it
"28.01.2017 11:44:35" Fondation Raoul Follereau Aujourd'hui et demain se poursuivent les Journées Mondiales des Lépreux. Une équipe de quêteurs vous attend sur la place du Marché, à #Versailles pour vous sensibiliser aux actions de lutte contre cette maladie.
"28.01.2017 03:40:04" catholic-link.org "Canvas of My Life" - A Journey From Wild Youth to Anchored Fatherhood Jason Momoa's short film about fatherhood and the soul of masculinity explores the instinctive, generative drive resounding at the core of every man. An actor's journey from carefree adventure to the self-conquering commitment of mature manhood.
"28.01.2017 00:20:58" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis Celebration of the second vespers of Saint Paul basilica in Rome. January 25, 2017.
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"27.01.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org Can't Go to the March for Life? 5 Things You Can Do From Home 5 things you can do to March for Life from the comfort of your own home.. One in heart with those who are walking at today's 44th Annual March for Life:
"27.01.2017 19:00:19" catholic-link.org "Silence" Director Martin Scorsese Moved by the Vatican's Response to His Film How did the Vatican respond to the movie "Silence"? This powerful video features director Scorsese and shows his response to meeting Pope Francis. Have you seen "Silence"? You'll want to after listening to Director Martin Scorsese share about his meeting with Pope Francis! Don't miss out on a chance to win FREE tickets for #SeeSilenceFriday. Information in the post!
"27.01.2017 14:59:46" catholic-link.org Becoming More Manly: Part III of our Masculinity Series Becoming more manly: We examine ways of achieving authentic manhood, including fatherhood, forgiveness, self-discipline and cultivating the interior life At long last, here's Part 3 of our special series on Masculinity: Becoming More Manly. Check out these practical steps for men of all ages in their quest for self-improvement.
"27.01.2017 00:42:30" Catholic-Link English Are you going to Adoration today? This infographic might be useful
"26.01.2017 19:01:13" catholic-link.org Why Doesn't God's Plan for My Life Make Sense? Why does God's plan for me include pain and suffering? Today's video will give you hope and encouragement to face the battles in your life with trust in God In seasons of suffering and uncertainty, it can be tempting to despair of God's loving presence. But He is close, always seeking your heart. Here are 5 practical steps you can take in the face of life's difficulties.
"26.01.2017 17:50:17" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis Celebration of the second vespers of Saint Paul basilica in Rome. January 25, 2017.
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"26.01.2017 15:00:03" catholic-link.org 7 things every husband should ask from Saint Joseph Today we celebrate a great Saint, a model man and protector of families: Saint Joseph. Let St. Joseph show you the virtues every husband should strive for. What does it mean to BE A MAN? It's hard to find a better example of manly virtue than Saint Joseph, foster father of Our Lord. (Stay tuned tomorrow for Part 3 of our special Masculinity Series, "Becoming More Manly")
"26.01.2017 14:16:19" Vatican Radio - English Section Among those greeting Pope Francis at the General Audience on Wednesday was Arnold Schwarzenegger, the former governor of the US state of California.
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"26.01.2017 14:16:01" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at his Wednesday General Audience.
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"26.01.2017 14:15:35" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Wednesday evening presided at Vespers for the solemnity of the Conversion of St Paul and the close of the annual week of prayer for Christian unity.
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"26.01.2017 14:15:15" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis has offered his prayers for those killed and otherwise affected by a series of wildfires in central Chile.
"26.01.2017 14:15:05" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Wednesday greeted a youth orchestra from Santa Cruz, Bolivia, called the “Hombres nuevos,” during his General Audience.
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"26.01.2017 14:14:45" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Wednesday blessed a sculpture to be placed in the port of the Sicilian Island of Lampedusa.
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"26.01.2017 03:40:12" Timeline Photos Today, say this prayer for the priests you know and mention them in the comments so they know you'll be praying for them #PrayForPriests
"26.01.2017 00:22:07" Fondation Raoul Follereau Découvrez et partagez le film de la Journée Mondiale des Lépreux.
Partager, c'est déjà aider !
"25.01.2017 21:11:46" catholic-link.org What Does the Church Teach About Immigration and Border Walls? What does the Catholic Church say about the new policies being put into place on immigration? We have 7 resources to help you understand Catholic teaching. Donald Trump has just signed an Executive Order pertaining to US border security, but what does the Church say on these highly sensitive issues? These timely resources can help you form your own conscience and engage in conversation with clarity and
"25.01.2017 19:00:21" catholic-link.org 5 Free Catholic Resources that Will Help You Grow Spiritually in 2017 Free? Catholic? Yes, please! Find out more about these amazing free Catholic resources from books to apps to CDs that will help you grow spiritually in 2017 Our first "Outstanding Initiative" for 2017! Check out these FREE Catholic resources to help your faith in the year ahead.
"25.01.2017 15:00:46" catholic-link.org 13 Things Every Young Boy Should Be Taught Good manners should be viewed as an exercise of virtue, but in today's world it is rare that a young boy is being taught such essential etiquette. Tune in Friday for the highly anticipated Part III of our special Masculinity Series. In the meantime, here are 13 simple but all-too-often neglected MAN SKILLS to pass on to the boys and young men in your life.
"24.01.2017 23:00:52" catholic-link.org (Quiz) How Much Has the New Age Infiltrated Into Your Life? "New Age" ideology is incompatible with our Catholic faith, but has been gradually creeping into the mainstream. How deeply has it infiltrated your life? Do you have a friend or loved one who's slipping into New Age practices or thinking? Wondering if it's crept into your own life? Try this quiz!
"24.01.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org What to Say to Your Pro-Choice Friends When They Ask Why You're Pro-Life 5 Pro-Life Arguments you should know in order to defend your beliefs. Today and every day, we stand for life. #ProLife
"24.01.2017 18:36:08" Truth & Life Have you checked out our latest video on the Truth and Life App. Do you really know the BIBLE? Here's the Vatican endorsed answer!
Forward by Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. :)
"24.01.2017 15:00:52" catholic-link.org Being a Man: Part 2 from our Masculinity Series The 2nd post from our series on masculinity considers the things that have shaped our own experiences, struggles and beliefs around growing into a man. Men are champions and protectors of women's dignity. On the heels of this week's Women's Marches, we present the equally urgent case and place for men in today's society in our special 5-part series on Masculinity. Stay tuned for Part 3!
"24.01.2017 08:13:30" Vatican Radio - English Section In an interview published by Spanish language newspaper El País, Pope Francis said he is most concerned with those in the Church – Bishops, priests, nuns, laymen – who are 'anesthetized,' rather than those who are asleep. Those who are anesthetized, he
"24.01.2017 08:13:05" Vatican Radio - English Section The World Youth Day will be celebrated from 22 to 27 January 2019.
"24.01.2017 03:40:12" catholic-link.org 10 Best Quotes About Family Life from the Popes Some of the greatest quotes on the family come from the Popes. Are you familiar with this list of the top 10 quotes about family life? What could a Pope know about family life? Apparently, a lot...
"24.01.2017 00:44:06" catholic-link.org Adoration: The Ultimate Act and Habit of Friendship Rather than something to do or achieve, how can we make Eucharistic Adoration should be more like spending time with a friend? Whether you're wanting to take your Adoration to the next level or are simply curious about how to get started, here are five suggestions from a seminarian about Eucharistic Adoration.
"24.01.2017 00:06:59" museivaticani.va Home - Vatican Museums Home - Vatican Museums
"23.01.2017 23:32:15" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Instagram: Anyone who is Christian has a duty to bear this witness to the Gospel: to protect life courageously and lovingly in all its phases.
"23.01.2017 23:31:55" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at his daily Mass in the Casa Santa Marta on Monday.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/01/23/pope_francis_the_wonders_of_the_priesthood_of_christ/1287607
"23.01.2017 22:27:08" catholic-link.org This Year's Oscar Candidates: Five Films of Interest to Catholics We preview 5 Oscar-worthy films that Catholic movie buffs will want to see in time for next month's Academy Awards. Have you seen these five films generating Oscar buzz? What did you think?
"23.01.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org Why You Need To Add Prayer Time To Your Man Time Being a man is more than beards, beers, and sports. Start forming a bond with your brothers in Christ through prayer. Great tips in this post. Men - Our Church needs your strength, passion, and leadership. The sign of a truly strong man is that he depends fully on the Lord. How is your prayer life?
"23.01.2017 17:01:11" catholic-link.org "Be a Man!": Has society broken true masculinity? It appears there are two extremes of masculinity. On the one hand, a real man is the strong, silent type, but with the propensity to be aggressive. This week marks the return of our special 5-part series on Masculinity. In case you missed it, here's the excellent part 1, BE A MAN.
"23.01.2017 03:40:03" catholic-link.org The Pope Francis Minute: Mother Teresa, the Saint of Darkness Recently canonized by Pope Francis, Catholic-Link presents another episode of its animated series that presents the story and holiness of St. Mother Teresa. "The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; Upon those who lived in a land of gloom a light has shone. You have brought them abundant joy and great rejoicing..." - Isaiah 9:1-2
Here is one Saint who may have faced the darkness, but is now
"23.01.2017 00:44:03" Timeline Photos The true meaning of inner peace:
"22.01.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org 10 Obstacles to Hearing God's Voice and How to Start Listening! Knowing that we are called to follow the Will of God and being able to discern His Will is two very different things. Here are our list of 10 obstacles. Hearing God's voice can be challenging! 5 and 6 are the toughest for me! Identifying the struggles is the first step to improvement!
"22.01.2017 21:00:31" catholic-link.org What an Old Man in a Shoe Ad Can Teach Us About True Happiness Stuck in idle? Finding it hard to get off the sofa? This viral ad, coupled with Pope Francis' encouragement, will remind you of where true happiness lies! Feeling stuck? Here's a lovely reflection on movement and true happiness.
"22.01.2017 03:40:06" catholic-link.org 9 Inspiring Quotes to Help You In Your Battle for Sexual Purity It is not easy to remain sexually pure in our world today. Let these 9 quotes on chastity help you grow in virtue. Put one of these great quotes as the background on your phone or computer to help you remain strong in your goal to remain pure.
"22.01.2017 00:44:02" Timeline Photos A great and simple infographic to show us what the Liturgical Year is all about.
"21.01.2017 23:03:48" Vatican Radio - English Section Watch LIVE as Pope Francis presides over the Eucharistic Celebration for the closing of the 8th Centenary celebrations to mark the foundation of the Order of Preachers, the Dominicans.
"21.01.2017 22:55:00" aleteia.org Pope Francis meets with Irish Bishops on ad limina visit to Rome VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis met on Friday with Irish bishops who are in Rome this week on their ad limina visits, the first such visit since 2006. Following the ...
"21.01.2017 22:53:50" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis blesses a pair of lambs are taken from the Basilica of Sant'Agnese fuori le mura in the Chapel of Urban VIII in the Apostolic Palace of the Vatican. Their wool is used to make the pallium worn by Metropolitan Archbishops.
"21.01.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org (Quiz) What Does the Catholic Church Really Teach About Marriage? This quiz on Marriage is perfect to use on a PreCana or Engaged Couples retreat. Do you really know what the Catholic Church teaches on marriage? #3.) Who administers the Sacrament of marriage?
a.) the judge b.) the priest c.) the bride and groom
See if you can get this one right on our Marriage quiz!
"21.01.2017 21:56:27" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"21.01.2017 21:52:31" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland with Beata Szydło - Prime Minister of Poland God bless and protect Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz SEMPER FIDELIS ❤ ❤ ❤
"21.01.2017 21:49:48" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis..
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"21.01.2017 00:44:05" catholic-link.org Love and Football: Dabo Swinney's National Championship and Christian Witness With 26,000,000 people watching, Clemson's Dabo Swinney praised God and talked about LOVE.
"20.01.2017 22:12:03" Timeline Photos The Lord loves us even in our darkest times. Remember that.
"20.01.2017 03:40:05" catholic-link.org What an Old Man in a Shoe Ad Can Teach Us About True Happiness Stuck in idle? Finding it hard to get off the sofa? This viral ad, coupled with Pope Francis' encouragement, will remind you of where true happiness lies! What an Old Man in a Shoe Ad Can Teach Us About True Happiness
"20.01.2017 00:44:02" Timeline Photos Another reason to talk to God every day
"19.01.2017 23:23:58" Fr. Maurice Emelu This gives me hope. Believers have a special access to God; it is an access that could be called a blessed assurance. No guessing regarding its authenticity or its efficacy. All things through Christ are acceptable to the Father.
"19.01.2017 23:17:16" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis..
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"19.01.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org No, NFP is NOT "Catholic Birth Control" The Catholic Church teaches adamantly against the use of contraceptives, but couples are encouraged to practice NFP (natural family planning) methods. What's the difference? Why does it matter? The misconceptions about Natural Family Planning and what the Church teaches about birth control are endless. This post will help answer some of your questions.
"19.01.2017 03:40:06" catholic-link.org Remembering The Wisdom of St. Pope John Paul II: 15 Inspirational Quotes Beloved shepherd, teacher and beacon of hope for the world, he will go down in history as "John Paul the Great." We remember his wisdom with 15 inspirational quotes from St. JPII. You will love these 15 inspiring quotes from our beloved St. Pope John Paul II. Which is your favorite?
"19.01.2017 00:44:02" catholic-link.org 24 Bible Quotes for When You Need to Find Peace The word of God is rich with words of promise, hope, and assurance of His peace. When you need to hear His voice, open your Bible. Searching for peace? Start with the Word of God.
"18.01.2017 23:28:34" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at his weekly General Audience on Wednesday.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/01/18/pope_audience__we_look_with_hope_to_unity_not_division/1286481
"18.01.2017 22:12:21" catholic-link.org I Didn't Like St Therese of Lisieux...Until I Learned These 8 Little Known Facts About Her Here we share a testimony that breaks down some of the misconceptions surrounding her life. Not everyone finds The Little Flower endearing. Find out the 8 things that change our author's perception of this beloved Saint!
"18.01.2017 03:40:01" Timeline Photos A short and beautiful prayer for every day
"18.01.2017 01:06:38" Pauline
"18.01.2017 00:59:27" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at the Tuesday morning Mass in the Casa Santa Marta.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/01/17/pope_christians_are_not_parked_but_rather_courageous/1286261
"18.01.2017 00:59:17" Vatican Radio - English Section Cardinal Comastri blessed animals in #Rome today to mark the feast day of St. Anthony the Abbot, protector of #animals. #Catholic #feastday Daniel Ibáñez/CNA
"18.01.2017 00:44:05" catholic-link.org 8 Things Holiness is NOT There are many misconceptions about what holiness is and what it is not. This post will help clarify what true holiness is with a list of 8 things it isn't. Do you a false idea of holiness? Find out how your own misconceptions might be hurting your spiritual growth.
"17.01.2017 22:12:07" catholic-link.org Donald Trump Will Use 2 Significant Bibles on Inauguration Day 2017 Inauguration Day 2017 is just a few days away. How will the Word of God be present at this important ceremony? Which 2 Bibles did Donald Trump choose? When President Obama was sworn into office, he used 3 Bibles. President-elect Donald Trump will use 2 Bibles that have great meaning to him. Find out why and a little about the history of Bibles used in past inaugurations in today's post.
"17.01.2017 03:40:03" Timeline Photos Some great advice if you're married or engaged
"17.01.2017 00:43:54" catholic-link.org The Day I Realized I was 40 and Had No Idea How I Got There I woke up one morning and realized I was a 40-year-old teacher in a provincial town, married with kids and “Desire to be what you are and to be good at what you are; all your thoughts should be directed to perfecting yourself in this. Be ready to carry all the crosses you will be asked to bear in the process. Believe me, it is a great secret, but one that is
"16.01.2017 22:12:08" catholic-link.org So You Think You're Pro-Life? 9 Surprising Ways to Make Sure! Maybe you're not the type to pray at abortion clinics, but they doesn't mean you can't be pro-life. 9 Things You Can Do To Stand for Life 1.) Watch what you say Find out about the #9DaysForLife that the US Catholic Bishops are asking all Catholics to participate in beginning on January 21st.
"16.01.2017 18:13:06" Catholic-Link English With today's video, we would like to express our feelings of solidarity and friendship for all those Catholics in the world who time and time again listen and respond with charity to such a wide variety of questions, concerns or complaints about the
"16.01.2017 17:52:43" Timeline Photos
"16.01.2017 03:40:07" catholic-link.org 11 Tips for Living Chastity When You're in a Serious Relationship Chastity is not only about waiting until we are married before we have sex. It is a virtue that we must foster all of our life and even enrich our marriage. This is the most difficult aspect of most Christian dating relationships. These tips will encourage you to strive for virtue and purity.
"16.01.2017 00:44:17" catholic-link.org The Importance of Making a Spiritual Communion and How You Can Do It Anytime, Anywhere Can't make it to Mass? Try making an Act of Spiritual Communion. It is highly recommended by the saints, just takes a moment and offers many benefits. "Spiritual Communion is very profitable; therefore do not omit it, for by it the Lord learns how much you love Him" (St. Teresa) - Find a great guide to this spiritual practice in today's post!
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"15.01.2017 23:21:18" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis prayed the Angelus with pilgrims and tourists gathered in St. Peter's Square on Sunday.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/01/15/pope_francis_at_angelus_church_called_to_proclaim_christ/1285892
"15.01.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org Online Conference: How to Hear God's Voice in Your life? A Practical Guide to Discernment Knowing that we are called to follow the Will of God and being able to discern His Will is two very different things. We invite you to check out this great upcoming Online Conference with the renowned speaker, Fr. Timothy Gallagher! Based on St. Ignatius method, Fr. Gallagher will be explaining the basic steps needed to discern according to the Holy Spirit. Don't miss
"15.01.2017 14:51:27" Vatican Radio - English Section Watch Pope Francis LIVE as he recites the Sunday Angelus from St. Peter's.
"15.01.2017 14:50:29" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"15.01.2017 03:39:57" Timeline Photos This moment may be your only chance to love and be holy. Start now!
"15.01.2017 01:11:36" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Twitter: Unscrupulous exploitation harms young girls and boys who are trafficked and enslaved. May God bless all those who set them free. @M_RSection
"15.01.2017 01:10:37" Vatican Radio - English Section Ireland's ambassador to the Holy See says Pope Francis' speech to the diplomatic corps on Monday, serves as a reminder that we should always be thinking about peacebuilding.
Ambassador Emma Madigan spoke to Vatican Radio.
"15.01.2017 01:09:23" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis met Saturday morning with Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas at the Vatican.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/01/14/pope_francis_meets_with_palestinian_president_mahmoud_abbas/1285706
"15.01.2017 00:44:03" catholic-link.org The Explanation of this Famous Icon Will Give You a Deeper Understanding of the Trinity A highly creative piece, Andrei Rublev's icon, Troitsa (Russian for Triune or Trinity), is an interpretation of Gen 18:1-16 as an image of the Holy Trinity. This icon is actually teaching us some very important aspects of the Trinity. Can you point them out? A great explanation in today's post!
"14.01.2017 22:11:54" Timeline Photos I bet one of your resolutions for this year is working out more often. Here are 5 great ways to get started
"14.01.2017 18:45:21" Truth and Life App
"14.01.2017 03:40:02" catholic-link.org 8 Reasons Why #Adulting is Actually Pretty Awesome! Are we putting teens off growing up by complaining about adulthood? Here we share eight reasons why being an adult is actually something to be celebrated! Find out some of the surprising benefits of #Adulting and learn to embrace growth in today's post!
"14.01.2017 00:43:54" catholic-link.org 8 Reasons Why #Adulting is Actually Pretty Awesome! Are we putting teens off growing up by complaining about adulthood? Here we share eight reasons why being an adult is actually something to be celebrated! Find out some of the surprising benefits of #Adulting and learn to embrace growth in today's post!
"13.01.2017 22:12:02" Timeline Photos The Anima Christi (soul of Christ) prayer is often said after receiving communion. Today, we invite you to meditate on the importance of the #Eucharist by saying this beautiful prayer Share it afterward!
"Soul of Christ, sanctify me. Body of Christ,
"13.01.2017 03:40:06" catholic-link.org These 7 Young Men Have Heard "The Call" and Their Passion is Beyond Inspiring Need some joy in your life? The stories of these seminarians and their call to a religious vocation will bring you hope for the future of our Church. The zeal, joy, and passion that these young men have is exactly what the future of our Church needs. You cannot watch these videos without feeling inspired and hopeful!
"13.01.2017 02:01:38" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis, Vatican City...
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"13.01.2017 02:00:57" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis had a reminder at today's General Audience, saying that tickets to the Audience are ALWAYS free, and people are not allowed to charge for them:
At the end of the Audience the Pope said: “Now I have to tell you something I would not like to
"13.01.2017 01:56:18" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"13.01.2017 01:41:32" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Thursday met separately with the Mayor of Rome, Virginia Raggi, and the President of the Region of Lazio, Nicola Zingaretti.
More at the link:
"13.01.2017 01:40:45" romereports.com Pope Francis opens Vatican shelters for 24 hours to protect homeless from the cold January 12, 2017. The cold wave has already left at least 8 dead in Italy.
"13.01.2017 00:43:57" catholic-link.org Why Do People Become Catholic? 11 Stories Powerful Stories of Conversion The stories of Catholic Converts can inspire us and draw us to a deeper of understanding of our own faith. Check out the stories of Scott Hahn, Jennifer Fulwiler An advocate for abortion, an atheist, a drug dealer...just a few of the descriptions of the former lives of the 11 people on today's list. Now, all have repented and are on fire for the Catholic faith.
What causes someone to completely change their
"12.01.2017 22:12:02" Timeline Photos Whenever you feel like the worst person in this world, remember this
"12.01.2017 03:40:05" catholic-link.org The 4 Things You Can Do When Life Seems Hopeless We know that everyone experiences suffering and trials. It is during these times that we must choose to have hope or we will end up in despair. Have you ever had a difficult time finding hope in your situation? Save these 4 practical tips for when you need them most.
"12.01.2017 01:15:15" Catholic News Service Tickets to his general audiences and his public Masses are free. Don't be fooled, Pope Francis told people at his audience today.
"12.01.2017 00:43:55" catholic-link.org 90 Ways to Pray...For Those Days When You Need A Place to Start! Is your prayer life in a rut? Can't think of what to say or prayer for?Print out this list of 90 Ways to Pray. It's a new year, why not try praying in a new way? Sometimes a little change can spark a fire in your spiritual life! Let us know your favorite form of prayer.
"11.01.2017 22:11:54" Timeline Photos The key to a successful marriage
"11.01.2017 03:40:04" catholic-link.org The 5 Things Catholics Need to Stop Doing When Talking About Faith Dr. Tayolor Marshall explains in this brief video how to overcome 5 Common Mistakes that Catholics Make When Defending the Faith. Great practical tips! Have you ever done one of these 5 common things when trying to explain the faith? Don't worry, we all have! Ask the Holy Spirit for grace and inspiration.
"11.01.2017 00:44:02" catholic-link.org The Protection and Significance of A St. Benedict Medal Explained In our world today, we need all the help and protection we can get. The St. Benedict Medal is a special form of prayer and devotion. Do you know about it? What is the St. Benedict Medal? When you find out more about it, you'll want to start wearing one!
"10.01.2017 22:12:06" Timeline Photos Dieting? Going to the gym? Finding love? This is only New Year's resolution that truly matters
"10.01.2017 21:09:50" The Liturgical Institute Find out why Dr. Scott Hahn wants you to earn your Masters Degree at the Liturgical Institute. Apply now! bit.ly/2j53NOe
"10.01.2017 03:39:55" catholic-link.org 12 Questions All Catholics Should Know the Answer To (Quiz) Take the quiz to test your knowledge of the basics of the Catholic faith. We encourage you to use it with your youth group or in your classroom as well! You probably knew these things when you got Confirmed, but do you still remember some of the basics of the Catholic faith? What would you add to the list?
"10.01.2017 00:44:03" catholic-link.org Hacksaw Ridge (2016): A tale of courage and faith in the midst of violence HACKSAW RIDGE is the extraordinary true story of WWII medic Desmond Doss, who miraculously saved 75 men in a matter of hours without carrying a gun. Congratulations to Hacksaw Ridge, nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Have you seen this moving film based on a true story?
"09.01.2017 22:12:12" catholic-link.org "The Lighthouse" : A Beautiful Animated Short About Fatherhood A father's contribution to the rearing of children is immeasurable: we must show both firmness and tenderness. Be firm without being hard, and be tender. This is a beautiful illustration of the importance of a father's contribution to raising his children. How did your father shape who you are?
"09.01.2017 13:25:07" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Sunday baptised 28 babies during Mass in the Sistine chapel.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/01/08/pope_francis_baptises_28_babies_in_the_sistine_chapel/1284342
"08.01.2017 23:11:00" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis celebrated Mass in the Sistine Chapel on Sunday.
"08.01.2017 07:35:41" Pauline
"08.01.2017 03:39:56" Timeline Photos How important it is to prepare our hearts for the sacrament of marriage!
"08.01.2017 01:49:00" Trastevere App Durante le feste questo #360gradi era impossibile da fare....oggi ve lo regaliamo con le fontane ghiacciate...
"08.01.2017 01:43:02" Catholic Connect Connecting Catholics with more knowledge & Prayers This is a very good way to connect with some very popular Catholics!
"08.01.2017 01:38:56" Catholic Connect A speech by Father Mike Schmitz that every Christian should watch!
"08.01.2017 00:43:54" Timeline Photos This New Year, let Him guide you. #NewYear #Resolutions
"08.01.2017 00:39:18" Catholic News Service Pope Francis gives an Epiphany gift to people attending his Angelus prayer at the Vatican. Full story on the pope at #Epiphany: http://wp.me/p5DZKA-2Ry
"07.01.2017 22:11:55" Timeline Photos A great resolution for this year is to grow closer to our Heavenly Mother. Let us begin this 2017 by thanking her for her love and intercession! #MotherOfGod
"07.01.2017 22:00:48" m.youtube.com Chœur Montjoie Saint-Denis • Crépuscule • Chœur Montjoie Saint-Denis • Chants d'europe V • Crépuscule • Acheter le CD : http://choeur-montjoie.com/produit/chants-deurope-v/
"07.01.2017 03:40:02" Timeline Photos The best diet for this new year
"07.01.2017 01:35:53" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center. Please like and share the official Facebook page of the Saint John Paul II Sanctuary Krakow Poland. Thank you
"07.01.2017 00:44:04" Timeline Photos Let us be more like the Lord this new year!
"06.01.2017 23:27:30" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland "Today the Church is celebrating the Epiphany of the Lord, as she recalls the Magi who came from the East to Bethlehem, following the star. Today we contemplate the “manifestation” of Christ, who in the story of the Magi is revealed as the One God sent
"06.01.2017 23:25:55" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during the mass. the Solemnity of Epiphany at St Peter's basilica at the Vatican on January 6, 2017.
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"06.01.2017 23:25:38" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during the mass. the Solemnity of Epiphany at St Peter's basilica at the Vatican on January 6, 2017.
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"06.01.2017 23:25:12" Vatican Radio - English Section The procession to St. Peter's Square for Epiphany!
"06.01.2017 23:24:39" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis at the Mass for the Solemnity of the Epiphany in St. Peter's Basilica.
See our story at the link: http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/01/06/pope_magi_personify_all_who_believe_and_long_for_god/1283958
"06.01.2017 22:12:04" catholic-link.org 6 Things That I Learned When I Quit Alcohol For a Year Here we share the six most important things learned when our author quit alcohol for a year- and discovered that giving up meant gaining a whole lot more. If you're feeling the impact from last night's party, maybe it is time to think about giving this a try. Could you go without alcohol for a year?
"06.01.2017 16:04:37" josemariamayoral.com Papa Francisco: «Los magos expresan el retrato del hombre creyente, del hombre que tiene nostalgia de Dios» «¿Dónde está el rey de los judíos que acaba de nacer? Porque vimos su estrella y hemos venido a adorarlo» (Mateo 2). Con estas palabras, los magos, venidos de tierras lejanas, nos dan a conocer el … Papa Francisco: «Los magos expresan el retrato del hombre creyente, del hombre que tiene nostalgia de Dios»
"06.01.2017 15:06:00" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center. Please like and share the official Facebook page of the Saint John Paul II Sanctuary Krakow Poland
"06.01.2017 14:47:48" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis met on Thursday with hundreds of Italians from the archdiocese of Spoleto-Norcia, devastated by a series of powerful earthquakes over the past six months.
See the story at the link:
"06.01.2017 06:52:55" Pauline LIVE AT 10AM CET
"06.01.2017 03:40:05" catholic-link.org 11 Online Resources Every Youth Minister Will Love Share these great online resources with your youth minister! You might find some of them useful too. We thank all the youth ministers who give all so much of their time, talents, and prayers to serve our teens. We know you work countless hours to provide opportunities for students to grow in faith which is why we put together this list of 11 resources
"06.01.2017 03:03:41" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center. Please like and share the official Facebook page of the Saint John Paul II Sanctuary Krakow Poland
"06.01.2017 02:12:53" Catholic News Agency Video Pope Francis had an emotional audience today with survivors of the 6.2 magnitude earthquake that struck central Italy in August. Take a look:
"06.01.2017 00:44:03" catholic-link.org 5 Simple Things You Can Start Doing Now to Improve Your Bible Reading It can be difficult to take time out of your day to read the Bible and pray, especially when you don't know where to start. These 5 tips will help you! Do you read the Bible daily? We suggest giving it a try for 2017. This post has all the tips you need to get started.
"06.01.2017 00:40:16" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland
"06.01.2017 00:36:51" Timeline Photos
"06.01.2017 00:33:43" Timeline Photos Pppe Francis celebrated Holy Mass during World Youth Day in the private Chapel of the Bishops Palace Krakow Poland, Franciszkanska 3 where Karol Wojtyla Saint John Paul II was ordained a priest on 1st November 1946.
"06.01.2017 00:30:49" Timeline Photos Pope Francis celebrated Holy Mass during World Youth Day in the private Chapel of the Bishops Palace Krakow Poland, Franciszkanska 3 where Karol Wojtyla Saint John Paul II was ordained a priest on 1st November 1946.
"06.01.2017 00:07:44" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis met on Thursday with hundreds of Italians from the archdiocese of Spoleto-Norcia, devastated by a series of powerful earthquakes over the past six months.
"05.01.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org Is it a Sin to be Bored at Mass? "Why is it that we can sometimes experience this boredom at Mass? Is it God's plan to bore to death?"- Mark Hart Stop yawning at Mass by using our tips! What can you do if you find Mass boring? We have a few tips to help.
"05.01.2017 03:41:24" catholic-link.org Is it Possible to go to Mass with Children? Tips for Taking Your Family to Church Why do we need the reminders to sit still, kneel, and be quiet Every. Single. Week? A few tips on going to Mass with kids Don't give up on bringing your kids to Mass. This is the place they need to be the most. Prayers for a peaceful Sunday!
"05.01.2017 00:43:56" catholic-link.org 7 Tips to Get Past Your Desire for Perfection Do you believe that you could always have done better? That you could be a better mother, a better boss, a better assistant, better, better, better… If you are a perfectionist, this post is for you.
"05.01.2017 00:31:18" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"05.01.2017 00:30:13" Vatican Radio - English Section Here is another batch of photos from Pope Francis' weekly General Audience on Wednesday in Paul VI Hall.
"05.01.2017 00:29:52" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis did some "crowd work" at the weekly General Audience on Wednesday in Paul VI Hall.
"05.01.2017 00:29:18" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis wants YOU! (to pay attention to his weekly catechesis, the English summary of which you will find at the link below)
"05.01.2017 00:29:08" Vatican Radio - English Section The photographer in the Paul VI Hall was on the ball this morning, and snapped this sequence of photos capturing an interaction between Pope Francis and one of the younger pilgrims on hand for the weekly General Audience. Watch this space for more photos
"05.01.2017 00:28:05" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during weekly general audience in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican 4 January 2016.
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"04.01.2017 22:12:03" catholic-link.org What the Saints Looked Like as Children: 32 Images of their Early and Later Years Saints aren't born, they are forged in fire. Catholic-link presents a charming image gallery of the saints when they were young and when they were older. These little Saints are way too cute!
"04.01.2017 03:40:09" catholic-link.org Children are so much work - but, are they worth it? At a first glance, the idea of parenthood and having children is pretty insane. Parenthood is demanding. Still, from a Christian standpoint, life itself is a gift. If those who want and choose to… The birth rate in the United States is the lowest it has ever been. Is it because children are too much work? Is it worth having children?
"04.01.2017 00:48:01" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"04.01.2017 00:44:05" catholic-link.org Meet 11 Priests Who Are Doing Things the Church Has Never Done Before There are so many wonderful priests throughout the world coming up with innovative ways to share the Gospel. They are implementing unique ideas to help gang members, stand for life, evangelize… Everyone is wondering how we can bring the next generation into the Catholic faith. These 11 priests have some interesting answers. Do you know a priest who thinks outside the box?!
"04.01.2017 00:42:54" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis Vespers and Te Deum prayers in Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. on December 31, 2016.
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"04.01.2017 00:27:58" Vatican Radio - English Section On Thursday, 5 January, the Vigil of Epiphany, Pope Francis will meet at the Vatican with victims of the devastating earthquakes that struck central Italy in the course of the past year.
"03.01.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org 25 Names of Jesus to Use in Prayer There is power in the name of Jesus. When we call on His name, He comes to our aid, helps us, heals us, surrounds us with His love, grace, and mercy. It is the… Today is the Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus and the entire month of January is dedicated to honoring the name of Jesus. Have you ever tried praying to Jesus by using another name for Our Lord? We have a list of 25 names of Jesus to help you start.
"03.01.2017 21:30:02" Catholic-Link English Happy Feast day of the Holy Name of Jesus! Did you know there is a very simple and beautiful prayer called the "Jesus Prayer"? No? No worries! We've made a little story just for you based on the spiritual classic, "The Way of the Pilgrim". And no
"03.01.2017 03:40:08" catholic-link.org 24 Unstoppable Catholic Women Doing Amazing Things for God Think the Church oppresses Catholic women? This is the most comprehensive guide of Catholic Women on the internet. Each inspires us in her own way! If you think that Catholics oppress women, you haven't heard about the amazing things these 24 ladies are doing! Beyond inspiring. Who should we add to the list?
"03.01.2017 00:43:56" buff.ly 8 Things Every Catholic Should Be Doing Every Day These are the 8 things that I try to do daily to live out my Catholic faith, but what do you think? What do you do to grow in virtue, faith and love of God? Are any of these 8 things on your list of New Year's resolutions?
"03.01.2017 00:13:31" Timeline Photos
"02.01.2017 22:12:02" catholic-link.org If the Vatican Has so Much Money, Why Doesn't It…? 7 Things To Know About the Finances of the Church “If the Vatican would only sell its assets large amounts of money could be given to the poor.” If you've heard or believe this statement, read this post! What does the Catholic Church do with all that money? We've done some reasearch for you.
"02.01.2017 21:51:52" Timeline Photos
"02.01.2017 03:40:10" catholic-link.org 10 Messages from the Virgin Mary that Every Catholic Should Know Did you know that Mary continues to speak to us of her Son today? Here is a beautiful collection of 10 messages from the Virgin Mary that we think every Catholic should know. When Mary speaks, we should listen. Do you know about these messages she has given to Catholics?
"02.01.2017 02:49:02" Vatican Radio - English Section A second batch of photos taken during the Angelus with Pope Francis on New Year's Day
"02.01.2017 02:48:32" Vatican Radio - English Section A first batch of photos from the Angelus address of Pope Francis on New Year's Day
"02.01.2017 02:42:12" Timeline Photos
"02.01.2017 02:41:29" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center. HAPPY NEW YEAR
"02.01.2017 00:43:58" catholic-link.org Have You Not Been Taking Care of Your Relationship with the Mary? Pope Francis Explains Why You Should! In today's episode of the Pope Francis Minute, the Holy Father explains how to love the Virgen Mary and what is her role in our lives. Today is great day to begin talking with Mary and asking her help in leading you to Jesus.
"01.01.2017 22:21:15" Pauline
"01.01.2017 22:11:55" catholic-link.org 6 Things To Notice In This Beautiful Image of Mary and Eve The symbolism in this beautiful image, in many senses, is a summary of all our beliefs about Mary and Eve. Here we present 6 elements. This image speaks volume about Mary and our relationship to her. Gain insight in today's post.
"01.01.2017 19:10:20" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland
"01.01.2017 17:17:15" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center. HAPPY NEW YEAR
"01.01.2017 17:15:17" Vatican Radio - English Section A short set of photos from New Year's Eve in St Peter's Square, when Pope Francis visited the Nativity Scene and paused to greet the Swiss Guard detail on hand for the occasion.
"01.01.2017 17:14:57" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis on Twitter: "Let us entrust the new year to Mary, Mother of God, so that peace and mercy may grow throughout the world."
"01.01.2017 17:14:21" Vatican Radio - English Section Another batch of photos from Pope Francis' Mass to mark the Solemnity of the Most Holy Mother of God - New Year's Day, 2017!
"01.01.2017 17:13:55" Vatican Radio - English Section Here is a first batch of photos from Pope Francis' Mass on New Year's Day - the Solemnity of Mary, Most Holy Mother of God.
"01.01.2017 17:13:33" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis has condemned the deadly New Year's Eve terror attack on a nightclub in Istanbul, in which a gunman opened fire on New Year's revelers in Istanbul's popular Reina venue at 1:30 AM (22:30 GMT), killing at least 39 people and wounding scores of
"01.01.2017 17:11:50" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis prays in front of a Nativity scene in St Peter's square at the Vatican on December 31, 2016.
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"01.01.2017 03:40:04" catholic-link.org 10 Classic Movies That All Catholics Should See Occasionally a classic movie will come along that introduces us to key aspects of faith, allowing us to glimpse timeless truths through the language of cinema. All of these movies are so good. Which one do you watch over and over?
"01.01.2017 01:15:14" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center. Happy new year
"01.01.2017 01:13:21" Vatican Radio - English Section atican Weekend for January 1st, 2017 features a report on the Pope's 2017 World Peace Day message, a reflection from Sr. Toni Harris on the Gospel reading for the first day of the year, a conversation with a Canadian artist about his sculptures on the
"01.01.2017 00:43:55" catholic-link.org The Saint's Name Generator - Find out your Patron Saint for 2017! Wondering who your patron saint for the new year should be? Use this handy website to find out with a prayer and the click of a button! Why might you want to get to know the saints? Which Saint will guide you in 2017? Use this cool Saint Name Generator to help a Saint find you.
"31.12.2016 22:11:57" catholic-link.org 7 Super Ideas to Replace the Typical New Year's Superstitions Instead of criticizing and judging, we want to share with you 7 New Year's customs that a Catholic should have. We have some tips that will help you to grow in holiness while ringing in the New Year.
"31.12.2016 17:49:58" Catholic-Link English From all of us at Catholic-Link, we wish you a happy and blessed New Years. To get us off on the right foot, we would like to share this "Prayer to the Child Jesus for the New Year". Tag a friend and let them know that you are praying for them to have a Happy and blessed New Years. To get us off on the right foot, we would like to share this "Prayer to the Child Jesus for the New Year". Tag a friend and let them know that you are praying for them to have a blessed 2017!
"31.12.2016 17:07:56" youtube.com 2016.12.31 Celebration of the Vespers and the Te Deum Pope Francis presides over the First Vespers of the Solemnity of Mary Mother of God and the "Te Deum" hymn in thanksgiving for the past year. LIVE NOW
"31.12.2016 17:00:23" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center. Happy new year
"31.12.2016 16:55:40" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis posted this video of himself enjoying the performers from Liana Orfei's Golden Circus in the Paul VI Hall duing this past Wednesday's General Audience.
"31.12.2016 16:55:20" Vatican Radio - English Section Under the direction of the Secretariat for Communications, Vatican media have produced this short, engaging look back on the year that was for Pope Francis.
"31.12.2016 16:54:50" Vatican Radio - English Section On the final day of the civil year, Pope Francis celebrated First Vespers for the Solemnity of Mary the Mother of God in St Peter's Basilica. The ceremony also included the chanting of the hymn Te Deum in thanksgiving for the blessings of the past year.
"31.12.2016 16:47:06" Pauline Beautiful scenes with Pope Benedict XVI - New Years Eve 2011.
"31.12.2016 03:40:02" catholic-link.org 37 Photos that Prove that Catholic Nuns Live Boring Lives 37 Photos that Prove that Catholic Nuns Live Boring Lives. Or not? Pope Francis explains the joy of giving one's life to Christ and to the Catholic Church. Many of us imagine a quiet life of solitude, prayer, and contemplation when we think of nuns, but these pictures show us another side of these ladies!
"31.12.2016 00:44:02" catholic-link.org 8 Questions That Every Good Boyfriend Should Be Able To Answer How can you know if this “forever” is likely to be? Here are some questions that every boyfriend should be able to answer before starting this adventure called marriage. If you're boyfriend or girlfriend can't answer these questions, it might be time to move on.
"30.12.2016 22:12:02" catholic-link.org The 9 Bible Verses That Will Help You Discern God's Will for Your Life in 2017 Struggling to make some life decisions in 2017? Don't worry, these 9 Bible verses and a beautiful prayer will help you discern where God is leading you. When you don't know which path in life you should choose, turn to the Word of God for some direction.
"30.12.2016 21:11:11" Aleteia English See the most beautiful moments of the #yearofmercy in one minute! We hope you enjoy and will share with your friends and family!
"30.12.2016 21:10:09" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis Return to House, Santa Marta after weekly general audience in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican 28, December.2016.
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"30.12.2016 21:05:00" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"30.12.2016 03:39:55" Timeline Photos 4 things to remember before the year ends
"30.12.2016 00:43:57" catholic-link.org Why Did this NFL Star and Actor Go On a 90-day "Sex Fast"? Just recently, Terry Crews has down something quite impressive. He opened up to the world about a serious weakness in his life: pornography. During the last week or two, he has been posting a video… “You cannot love someone and control them at the same time. All attempts to control your significant other are gonna lead in heartbreak because love is freedom." - Terry Crews
"29.12.2016 22:12:03" catholic-link.org 10 Surprising Things That Happen When You Go To Adoration More Often The Eucharist is described in the catechism as the 'source and summit' of our faith. Many Catholics find great benefits from going to Adoration. Add going to Adoration to your goals for 2017. We promise you will be glad you did!
"29.12.2016 19:54:28" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland
"29.12.2016 19:50:16" Vatican Radio - English Section Here is a first batch of photos from the General Audience on Wednesday. More to come!
"29.12.2016 19:50:05" Vatican Radio - English Section The circus came to the Vatican on Wednesday! Well, circus performers, anyway, who took part in the weekly General Audience. Read more about it at the link
"29.12.2016 19:48:58" Vatican Radio - English Section Here is another batch of photos snapped during Pope Francis' weekly General Audience on Wednesday. For more on the Holy Father's catechesis, see our story at the link
"29.12.2016 03:40:10" Timeline Photos The Emmanuel, "God with us", is born! He walks with you now and always. Ley us rejoice! #Christmas
"29.12.2016 00:43:59" catholic-link.org 12 Quotes to Live By In 2016 A quote to reflect on each month during 2016. Print and share this resource for growing in your understanding of God's love during this Year of Mercy. What is your favorite quote from 2016?
"29.12.2016 00:20:47" Pauline 20 years ago today, 29th December 1995 Pope John Paul II paid one of his many visits to San Pietro della Ienca, a village in Province of L'Aquila (Abruzzo,Italy).
"29.12.2016 00:09:25" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"29.12.2016 00:04:07" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis holds a parrot during a performance of the Golden Circus in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican at the end of his weekly general audience Wednesday, 28, December.2016.
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"28.12.2016 23:58:59" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis has named Cardinal Stanisław Ryłko, President emeritus of the Pontifical Council for the Laity, as Archpriest and Administrator of the Papal Basilica of Saint Mary Major. He succeeds Cardinal Santos Abril y Castelló, whose resignation from
"28.12.2016 22:12:01" Timeline Photos 4 things to remember before the year ends
"28.12.2016 14:30:08" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"28.12.2016 03:40:02" catholic-link.org 15 News Stories that Impacted Catholics in 2016 What were the news stories that had an impact on Catholics in 2016? We have a list of 15. What would you add? Are you ready for the New Year? 2016 is rapidly coming to a close. These are the news events that we feel will impact Catholics for generations. What would you add?
"28.12.2016 01:44:00" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"28.12.2016 01:27:18" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis Urbi et Orbi Christmas Day of St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican ,25 December 2016.
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"28.12.2016 01:27:03" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during on Christmas Night at St Peter's basilica December 24, 2016.
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"28.12.2016 00:43:56" Timeline Photos Remember this
"27.12.2016 22:12:05" catholic-link.org What Does Jesus Teach Us About Healthy Eating? Iin Luke 9 about the multiplication of the bread. Here Christ teaches about health eating. After the Holidays most of us feel like we need to get back on track with healthy eating. What does Jesus have to say about it?
"27.12.2016 03:40:04" Timeline Photos The Lord is here. Let us rejoice! #Christmas
"27.12.2016 00:43:57" catholic-link.org 6 Tips for Setting New Year's Resolutions You Will Keep Tired of making New Year's Resolutions that you can't stick to? Here are 6 suggestions for how to make a resolution that will last til 2018 and beyond... Have you kept your 2016 resolutions? This post will help you set goals you can reach.
"26.12.2016 22:11:56" catholic-link.org It's not the end, it's the beginning! 5 Videos to Help You Live the Entire Christmas Season Check out this wonderful collection of the top 5 videos to help you grow during this Advent and Christmas season! Don't take your tree down just yet! For Catholics, the Christmas season is just beginning. We have 5 videos to inspire you to keep the joy going strong.
"26.12.2016 04:13:37" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"26.12.2016 04:12:18" Vatican Radio - English Section Another batch of photos from Midnight Mass with Pope Francis!
"26.12.2016 04:11:59" Vatican Radio - English Section A batch of photos from the Urbi et Orbi blessing on CHristmas Day, 2016.
"26.12.2016 00:43:56" Timeline Photos Don't let #Christmas be just another holiday. Fill it up with the presence of Christ!
"25.12.2016 22:12:02" catholic-link.org 10 Great Quotes to Help You Reflect on the True Meaning of Christmas 10 Christmas Quotes to help you reflect on the true meaning of this important day. “In switching on the light of the Nativity scene, we wish for the light of Christ to be in us. A Christmas without light is not Christmas. Let there be light in the soul, in the heart; let there be forgiveness to others; let there be no hostilities, which
"25.12.2016 10:50:53" youtube.com 2016.12.25 Christmas Message and Urbi et Orbi blessing Pope Francis gives his traditional Christmas message and the Apostolic Blessing "Urbi et Orbi" to the faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square and to those li... LIVE NOW
"25.12.2016 08:28:41" ROME REPORTS Nativity scene and Christmas tree in St. Peter's Square evokes the tragedy of refugees http://www.romereports.com/2016/12/24/nativity-scene-and-christmas-tree-in-st-peter-s-square-evokes-the-tragedy-of-refugees
"25.12.2016 03:40:00" catholic-link.org 10 Things You Can Do When You Love Your Family...But They Drive You Crazy During the Holidays Family is wonderful...but sometimes we need a little help when spending extended amounts of time with our loved ones. Pray for Grace and read these 10 tips to keep the peace! We can all agree that family is a gift and a blessing, but sometimes holiday stress gets the best of everyone. Here we have 10 tips that will help you find the grace to keep the peace in your family.
"25.12.2016 01:45:49" Catholic News Service Scenes from Rome as Pope Francis celebrates Christmas 2016 at the Vatican. Christmas Eve in Saint Peters Basilica 2016
"25.12.2016 01:06:49" Stefano Spaziani Images Pope Francis during a mass on Christmas eve marking the birth of Jesus Christ at St Peter's basilica in the Vatican. on December 24, 2016
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"25.12.2016 00:43:56" Timeline Photos Jesus wants to be born in your heart too. Will you let Him?
"24.12.2016 22:27:55" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis has a busy schedule during the Octave of Christmas. On Christmas Eve, the Holy Father will celebrate Christmas Mass “during the Night” in St Peter's Basilica, beginning at 9:30 Rome time.
"24.12.2016 22:12:02" catholic-link.org 9 Tip Survival Guide for Returning to Mass When You Haven't Been In Awhile Been awhile since you've been to Catholic mass? Read these 9 tips and you'll handle it like a pro! Remember, the Church is excited to have you return home. On the part of all Catholics, we would like to invite you to mass this Christmas! Can't wait to see you there!
"24.12.2016 21:20:32" Pauline St. Peter's Basilica is full tonight for Christmas Eve Mass with Pope Francis so pilgrims have gathered outside in St. Peter's Square to watch the ceremony on big screens.
"24.12.2016 18:42:07" Vatican Radio - English Section Pope Francis has visited the Pope Emeritus, Benedict XVI, to convey to him his Christmas greetings.
"24.12.2016 18:21:11" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"24.12.2016 03:40:09" Timeline Photos Today's Gospel reminds us of the "Magnificat" or "Canticle of Mary" where the Virgin proclaims with joy everything that God has done for her. What "great things" has the Lord done in your life? Maybe he has helped you overcome sin, get a job or the
"24.12.2016 03:15:21" youtube.com 2016.12.24 Midnight Mass of Christmas Pope Francis celebrates Midnight Mass on the Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord.
"24.12.2016 00:44:09" catholic-link.org This Intricate Animated Video on the Life of Christ is Incredibly Beautiful What would the baby born in a stable become? The Greatest King in history...though His life may have appeared to be a failure. @Likableart created this amazing video on the life of Christ by using hundreds of paper cutouts. Guaranteed to give you chills and remind you of the greatness of the King born in a manager.
"23.12.2016 22:12:03" catholic-link.org 10 Things You Should Know About Catholic Mass Etiquette Going to Mass with the inlaws or friends this Christmas? These tips will help you understand what proper behavior is in the house of God. We hope to welcome many Catholics, returning Catholics, and non-Catholics into our Churches on Christmas. This list may be helpful to post to your Parish facebook page or website so visitors can help maintain an atmosphere of reverence, worship, and
"23.12.2016 03:40:02" Timeline Photos There are many times when we put our trust in our own strength rather than in God's power. Let us place our lives in his hands. He'll know what to do
"23.12.2016 01:30:23" Saint John Paul II Sanctuary in Cracow-Poland The sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is situated four kilometers south of the Old town historical center.
"23.12.2016 01:27:45" Timeline Photos