144 – “It saddens me when I read that passage in the Gospel of Matthew when Judas repented and went to the priests, who had a closed heart in regard to this poor, penitent man”

Francis once again shows his preferences, calling Jesus’ traitor a “poor, penitent man”. He who perpetrated the most heinous crime of all history is now…

112 – Jesus said that he was the Bread which came down from heaven, and that he would give his flesh as food and his blood as drink, thereby clearly alluding to the sacrifice of his life. We need Jesus, to be with him, to be nourished at his table, on his words of eternal life!

Last August, Francis commented on the famous ‘Bread of Life’ discourse narrated in the sixth chapter of the Gospel of Saint John. The rich theological…

109 – The poor are at the center of the Gospel, are at heart of the Gospel, if we take away the poor from the Gospel we can’t understand the whole message of Jesus Christ.

From the heart, love and compassion spring, and life flows. Within a home, the children are the primary concern of the family, but the mother…

68 – Francis and the curious miracle of the non-multiplication of the loaves

It’s probable that many of our readers received their catechism classes during the turbulent years of the 70’s, and may have heard, wide-eyed and scandalized,…