• Readings
  • Homily

April 20 2019

Easter Sunday The Resurrection of the Lord At the Easter Vigil in the Holy Night of Easter

Challenged to love even the unlovable

JESUS does not seem tired of shocking his disciples. He has already jolted them with the “beatification” of the poor, the hungry, the despised and the persecuted, and the four “woes” addressed to the rich, the well-fed, the satisfied and those who enjoy the favor of the people.

  • Statements
  • Vatican Documents

SFIC Statement in Solidarity with the Suffering Filipino People

As we celebrate our 90 years of SFIC presence and ministry in the Philippines, we, the Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception of the Holy Mother of God (SFIC), affirm our charism as recognizing the presence of God “in the poor, the little ones and the powerless.”





Moral and technological progress

THESE should go together. The tragedy of our times is precisely because our technological progress is not matched by progress in the spiritual and moral life. We need to do everything to put the two together.