Pope Francis Africa tour is sure going to be one of his most eventful.You go across Kenya for example, which has about 14 million Catholics comprising 32% of the population, and you can get the sense of excitement among Christians and non Christians alike.
There is more mention of the pontiff everywhere and the expectation is high.During daily mass for the past several days, there has been a Continue reading
Below, please find the program for Pope Francis’ Apostolic Voyage to Kenya, Uganda, and the Central African Republic:
Wednesday 25 November 2015
07:45 Departure from Rome Fiumicino to Nairobi, Kenya
17:00 Arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi
Welcome ceremony at the State House
18:00 Courtesy visit to the Continue reading
Matthew 5:4 “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.”
2 Corinthians 1:3-4 “Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.”
Isaiah 41:10 “So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”
Isaiah 43:2 “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the Continue reading
You pay God a compliment by asking great things of Him.
–St. Teresa of Avila
“Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.”
Prayer -A soul arms itself by prayer for all kinds of combat. In whatever state the soul may be, it ought to pray. A soul which is pure and Continue reading
Does God speak to us?How do I know if God is speaking to me in prayer?What does someone mean when they claim God has spoken to them?How does God speak really?
These are questions we’ve all asked ourselves or been asked at one time or the other and for good reason.
I will highlight only a few ways in which God speaks to us,drawn from my personal experience.The answer Continue reading
It was last supper and Jesus shook them all by revealing He would be arrested shortly, betrayed by one of them.
Then He makes it worse.He tells them he’s really going to DIE in the process!whaaat!
…knowing Jesus, they know it’s true if He says it.
So now what do they do?how would you have reacted had you been there with them that day?
Naturally, like any other man Continue reading
God grant me the courage to change the things I can
to accept the things I cannot change;
and wisdom to know the difference.
Amen. Continue reading