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December 8 2023

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Noble spirit

The Lord Is My Chef Daily Recipe for the Soul by Fr. Nicanor F. Lalog II Wednesday, Memorial of St. Cecilia, Virgin & Martyr, 22 November 2023

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National synodal synthesis on family and life

The family is the basic cell of the ecclesial community of missionary disciples. Just as the family is the seedbed of vocations to the lay apostolate, to priestly ministry, and to consecrated life, synodality begins in the family.




‘Pastoral desolation’

In his homily at the opening of the 16th General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops held at the St. Peter’s Square on October 4, 2023, Pope Francis meditated on “difficult moment in Jesus’ mission.”