Newsletter 19th November 2017

Nov 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Newsletter

On Wednesday Pope Francis continued his teaching on the Mass. Here are his words.
“To understand the beauty of the Eucharistic Celebration, I want to begin with a very simple aspect: the Mass is prayer … the highest, the most sublime and, at the same time, the most ‘concrete.’ In fact, it’s the encounter of love with God through His Word and the Body and Blood of Jesus. It’s an encounter with the Lord.
“But first a question. What is prayer really? It is a…

Newsletter 12th November 2017

Nov 12th, 2017 | By | Category: Newsletter

On Wednesday, at his General Audience, Pope Francis announced that he would begin a series of teachings on the Mass. I can do no better than publish some of what he said, and will say, in the coming weeks.
He opened by saying “It’s essential for us Christians to understand well the value and meaning of the Holy Mass, to live ever more fully our relationship with God. We can’t forget the great number of Christians that, in the…