Why Would We Ever Long for the Cross?

St. Andrew of Crete explains (via the Liturgy of the Hours today): We are celebrating the feast of the cross which drove away darkness and brought in the light. As we keep this feast, we are lifted up with the crucified Christ, leaving behind us earth and sin so that we may gain the things [Read More...]

Feel Deeply the Salvation of the Mystery of the Cross

Be human already! Christ became man for you, died for you, feel this, know this. This is Pope Francis’s full message of peace to the world. Pope Benedict knew he couldn’t plead like whoever the Holy Spirit had in mind to be our Holy Father in this hour. And, goodness, can Pope Francis plead. He [Read More...]