Today's Gospel is about Jesus’ vision for the poor. Of course, in its context, this Sunday’s 3rd Reading is about prayer, and although we are not told where or when Jesus prayed on this particular occasion
Aid to the Church In Need Philippines strongly and unequivocally stands with our President, Archbishop Socrates Villegas, together with Bishop Pablo Virgilio David, Bishop Honesto Ongtioco and Bishop Teodoro Bacani Jr. in light of the charges of sedition filed against them.
In his prayer intention for the month of August 2019, Pope Francis invites us to pray that "families, through their life of prayer and love, become ever more clearly schools of true human development."
Chinese government officials denied mistreating the country’s ethnic Uighur population and said there is “no evidence” that the country is hostile to the minority group’s religion or culture, adding that the U.S. Secretary of State is spreading lies.