Struck Dumb At The Name Of Jesus

During the reign of the Emperor Constantine, the Christian Religion was constantly growing. In Constantinople itself the pagan philosophers felt very worried at seeing many of their skilful members deserting their old religion and joining the new. They pleaded with …
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The Christmas Truce of 1914

British and German troops meet in no man’s land. Boxing Day, 1914. Photographed by 2nd Lt Cyril Drummand, RFA. You will probably have seen the Sainsbury’s advert this Christmas capturing the story of the Christmas Truce of 1914. It is …
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THE THREE TREES – A Christian Fable

Once upon a time, three little trees stood in a forest high on a mountain, dreaming of what they would be when they were grown. The first little tree looked up at the stars twinkling like diamonds in the night …
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“Friends are God’s way of taking care of us.”

This was written by a Physician of a Denver Hospice: I just had one of the most amazing experiences of my life, and wanted to share it with my family and dearest friends. I was driving home from a meeting …
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The Miracle Prayer

THE FOLLOWING LITTLE PRAYER HAS BEEN CALLED “THE MIRACLE PRAYER” BECAUSE OF ITS EFFICATIOUS RESULTS. THE PRAYER IS TO BE SAID FOR THREE DAYS AND WHEN YOUR FAVOUR IS GRANTED YOU SHOULD SHARE WITH SOMEONE THE PRAYER IN THANKSGIVING. HERE …
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Words of St Mother Teresa on The Way of Love

The passages below are quotations of St Mother Teresa from the book “Something Beautiful for God” complied by Malcolm Muggeridge and published in 1971. On Love of God ‘Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with thy whole heart, with …
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A Story Of Compassion

It was a bitter cold evening in northern Virginia many years ago. An old man waited on the path by a river, hoping for someone on a horse to carry him across. The old man’s beard was glazed by winter’s …
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Boy Comes Back From Dead After Meeting His Great Grandmother

A boy of three claims he saw his great grandmother in heaven while he was clinically dead after falling into a pond. Paul Eicke came back to life more than three hours after his heart stopped beating. It is believed …
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“Offer It Up!”

“Offer it up!” How many times have Catholic Mothers or Fathers said this to their children over the years? We encounter a difficulty, problem or trial that we cannot surmount; we fail at something, we lose something or compromise in …
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Pope Francis on Fake News

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR WORLD COMMUNICATIONS DAY 24 January 2018 “The truth will set you free” (Jn 8:32). Fake news and journalism for peace Dear Brothers and Sisters, Communication is part of God’s plan for us and …
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