Author: Fr. James Kroeger

Consecrated persons: God’s gift

AS he reflects on the beauty of consecrated life, Pope Francis asks that “the whole Christian people be increasingly aware of the gift which is present in our many consecrated men and women, heirs of the great saints who have written the history of Christianity.” 

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Religious and Laity Joined in Mission

In his straightforward language, Pope Francis challenges “all the members of the Church [to] come out of yourselves and go forth to the existential peripheries.  ‘Go into all the world’; these were the last words which Jesus spoke to his followers and which he continues to address to us (cf. Mk 16:15).”

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Consecrated life: a precious gift

IN this year (2018), which the Philippine Church dedicates to “Clergy and Consecrated Persons,” we are enriched by reflecting on “Consecrated Life” as we employ the insights of Pope Francis in his 2014 letter to all consecrated persons.

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