Reflection. What separates us from IS

Reflection. What separates us from IS

Friday 26 November 2015
Reflection by Fr Andrew Hamilton SJ, reproduced from ‘Eureka Street’

THE MASS MURDER of unarmed civilians carried out by terrorists in Paris this month was appalling. Whether considered as an act of war or of terror, it was indefensible. It left over 100 people dead, many more injured, and families devastated. It embedded terror into French urban life. It needs a response.

Pray for the Holy Souls this November

Tuesday 17 November 2015
WHILE the Church deems praying for the departed an important thing to do all year round, we are encouraged to pray especially for our departed loved ones, and the Holy Souls in Purgatory, throughout the whole of the month of November.

St Padre Pio: ‘Pray, hope and don’t worry’

Tuesday 22 September 2015
ST PADRE Pio was an extraordinary man who was granted many extraordinary gifts from God. The simple and humble Capuchin friar, whose feast day we celebrate on 23 September, was a stigmatist and a mystic who exhibited an enormous love for God, and for people.