5th Sunday of Lent (Fr. Francis)

As Vice President, George H.W. Bush represented the U.S. at the funeral of former Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev (November 1982).  Bush was deeply moved by a silent protest carried out by Brezhnev’s widow. She stood motionless by the coffin until seconds before it was...

V domingo de Cuaresma (Fr. Francis)

Como vicepresidente, George H.W. Bush representó a Estados Unidos en el funeral del ex líder soviético Leonid Brezhnev (noviembre de 1982). Bush se conmovió profundamente por una protesta silenciosa llevada a cabo por la viuda de Brezhnev. Se quedó inmóvil junto al...

4th Sunday of Lent (Fr. Francis)

The Lord anointed my eyes: I went, I washed, I saw and I believed in God (Jn 9:11, 38)It’s hard to believe that only a week ago that life here was normal! We may have taken for granted many of the things that are now not possible. As we adjust to this constantly...

IV Domingo De Cuaresma (Padre Francis)

El Señor ungió mis ojos: fui, me lavé, vi y creí en Dios (Jn 9:11, 38)¡Es difícil creer que solo hace una semana que la vida aquí era normal! Es posible que hayamos dado por sentado muchas de las cosas que ahora no son posibles. A medida que nos adaptamos a esta...

3rd Sunday of Lent (Fr. Francis)

MY SOUL THIRSTS FOR GOD, THE LIVING GOD!”It is said that some years ago a vessel sailing on the northern coast of the South American continent was observed to make signals of distress. When hailed by another vessel, they reported themselves as “Dying for water!”“Dip...