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“Try to do good to everyone for the love of Jesus; do a small favor for someone every day.” Selected Writings, Volume 3, p. 107

Reading and Reflection: Concern for the Salvation of People and the Glory of God


Pope visits sick children on eve of Epiphany — CNS top stories

By Catholic News Service FIUMICINO, Italy (CNS) — On the eve of Epiphany, when most Italian children wake up to find gifts and candy, Pope Francis visited a pediatric hospital outside Rome. The pope arrived at the Palidoro Bambino Gesu Hospital at about 3 p.m. Jan. 5 and visited the various wards where about 120 children […]

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Epiphany House Blessing With Chalk 2018 — Interrupting the Silence

Prayers for a house blessing are included at the end of this article.  The entire Felician Community joins with you as we bless our convents on January 6th.

The Church has a custom of blessing homes (as well as proclaiming the date of Easter) on the Feast of the Epiphany (January 6) and the weeks following. Family and friends gather to ask God’s blessing on their homes and those who live in or visit the home. It is an invitation for Jesus to […]

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Obey or Disobey? — Acting Franciscan

Reflection for the Feast of the Epiphany of the Lord by FAN Executive Director, Patrick Carolan This reflection was originally posted in our January 1st newsletter This Sunday we are celebrating the Epiphany of the Lord. The celebration has different meanings among Christians. The word ‘epiphany’ comes from the Greek word ‘epiphaneia,’ meaning ‘manifestation or […]

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