Tag Archives: peace

Pope Francis: Peace which is not tranquility.

In his daily, non-Magisterial of-the-cuff fervorino Pope Francis said this (remember, the Vatican doesn’t give us everything – they cut it up into little snippets they deem important and thus take everything out of context… I digress):
[…]
“Jesus was full of joy, full … Continue reading

FacebookEmailPinterestGoogle GmailShare/Bookmark
Posted in Pope Francis, The Drill | Tagged , , , , , , | 11 Comments

What Did The “Poverello” Really Say?

On the Feast of St. Francis, Patron of Italy, Pope Francis went to Assisi.
During one talk he clarified that the “peace” with which St. Francis is often associated is “not something saccharine“.
To the dismay of LCWR keynote speakers everywhere, neither … Continue reading

Posted in Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, Our Catholic Identity, Pope Francis, The Drill | Tagged , | 17 Comments

7 Sept – Day of Prayer & Fasting: What Did The Pope Really Say? Fr. Z offers suggestions.

From a reader:
The Holy Father has declared that next Saturday, September 7th, will be a day of prayer and fast for peace, for the whole Church.
Do you think that, particularly as far as fast is concerned, that means only an … Continue reading

Posted in ASK FATHER Question Box, The Drill | Tagged , , | 43 Comments

What does “justice and peace” really mean?

People toss the phrase “justice and peace” around.
Biretta tip to Phil Lawler of Catholic World News for a great catch.  He noted something interesting about “justice and peace” in a speech Pope Benedict XVI gave to members of the Italian … Continue reading

Posted in New Evangelization, Our Catholic Identity, Pope of Christian Unity, The Drill | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments