As a gift to humanity, which sometimes seems bewildered and overwhelmed by the power of evil, selfishness and fear, the Risen Lord offers his love that pardons, reconciles and reopens hearts to love.
Category: ST. JOHN PAUL II
John Paul II needed a category apart from the list of saints in Saints’ Wisdom. Three years after Jesus captured me in 1975 at age 23 Karol Cardinal Wojtyla, Archbishop of Krakow, heard Christ’s call to be the new bishop of Rome.
His pontificate of more than 26 years is the third-longest in history. A contemplative with a heart of mercy, he touched millions through his words and presence, opening hearts to the mystery of God’s passionate love for us.
The excerpts and quotes I’ve presented are a small contribution to the ongoing work of the Holy Spirit using him to build a civilization of love united with Mary, Mother of the Eucharist, who John Paul II said to her, Totus Tuus.
Holy Thursday commemorates the Last Passover Meal of Jesus Christ when he established the Holy Eucharist in the Upper Room with his disciples. There he…