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Mary Assumed into Heaven / The Eucharist(0)

November 1, 2021

Mary Assumed into Heaven

The poet Dante calls the Virgin Mary, “humbler and loftier than any creature” (Paradise, XXXIII, 2). It is beautiful to think that the humblest and loftiest creature in history, the first to win heaven with her entire being, in soul and body, lived out her life for the most part within the domestic walls, in the ordinary, in humility.… More

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Bread of Life

Jesus states clearly: “I am the bread of life” (John 6:48).

What does bread of life mean? We need bread to live.… More

Jesus Heals the Bleeding Woman

Today in the Gospel (cf. Mark 5:21-43) Jesus encounters our two most dramatic situations, death and disease. However, in this period in which illness is still at the centre of the news, we will focus  on the healing of the woman.… More

On family life and on the Assumption

On family life

There is no perfect family. We do not have perfect parents, we are not perfect, we do not marry a perfect person or have perfect children.… More


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