We cannot help but go on writing about Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) not only because of its impact to every living persons on earth but also because of its widespread infestation all over the world.
“Father! There’s going to be a lockdown!!!” Sam exclaimed.
For his disciples yesterday and today, Jesus spending forty days of fasting in the desert could be offered as an anticipation and model of social distancing.
Penance is actually what we have to do all the time.
Fasting now is a growing trend, but for different reasons. People fast to keep their physical beauty.
“I dream of Christian communities capable of generous commitment, incarnate in the Amazon region, and giving the Church new faces with Amazonian features.”
The short answer is, “the 500th anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines”.
The spread of COVID-19 appears to be unstoppable.
Lent, as many of us know, is from an old English word “lencten” which means “spring time”.
That’s the title of some pop songs, the most notable of which was the one written by Dennis Lambert and performed by the 5th Dimension in 1973.
Remember the oft-repeated saying about nothing being certain in this world except death and taxes?
The Second Vatican Council produced sixteen extensive documents aimed at the comprehensive renewal of the Catholic Church worldwide.