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In the Papuan Jungle: “Maka Base Camp”

The “Maka” is a river in the Walsa zone (LLG) and it is from this river that this “Base Camp” gets its name. The...

In the papuan jungle and with air conditioning

It’s been four days since I arrived and just now I am getting the chance to sit down and write to you all. I...

Long live the Spiritual Exercises

Two weekends ago, I had the grace to preach my first Spiritual Exercises retreat to 18 men in Southern Maryland. Truthfully, from the outside...

Thanksgiving isn’t only for November

Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati, the great model for Catholic youth, once wrote to a friend saying, “We who by the grace of God are Catholics...

Accompanying Mary in the season of Advent with the Copts

some notes from the manuscript room During this month of Advent, and while we are praying the novena to our Lady of Fatima, I would...

“Con Jesucristo siempre nace y renace la alegría” – 15 years...

Dear religious family: Greetings to you from the Monastery of Our Lady of Succor in Tenerife (Canary Islands), Spain. “Deo gratias… Thanks be to God…” Unite your...

St. John Paul II Library

Dear Family and friends, we would like to share with you the joy we had on this past 22nd of October when we finished...

1st International Family Gathering in Luxemburg

"The family is the way of the Church" "The divine mystery of the Incarnation of the Word thus has an intimate connection with the human...

Iceland’s Third Youth Festival in Northern Europe

God's mercy can make even the driest land become a garden, can restore life to dry bones (cf. Ez 37:1-14). ... Let us be...

Consecrated Life Gathering in Cyprus

After eight months in our Cyprus mission, I was finally able to visit the Northern side of the island which is occupied by the...