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Living the Truth in Love: To Enter More into the Logic of God’s Love

In one of his tweets from the Vatican, Pope Francis expressed: "To experience Holy Week is to enter more and more into God's logic of love and self-giving." Holy Week is upon us and as we enter into the most solemn week of the liturgical year, we truly enter more into God's logic of love and

Living the Truth in Love: (Homily – Chrism Mass) The Priest – A Man of Contemplation and Adoration

Living the Truth in Love: Homily – Chrism Mass The Priest – A Man of Contemplation and Adoration   Cathedral of St. Ignatius Loyola Tuesday, April 11, 2017 The Priest – A Man of Contemplation and Adoration   As we come together to celebrate this Chrism Mass, all of us,

Living the Truth in Love: To Enter More into the Logic of God’s Love

In one of his tweets from the Vatican, Pope Francis expressed: "To experience Holy Week is to enter more and more into God's logic of love and self-giving." Holy Week is upon us and as we enter into the most solemn week of the liturgical year, we truly enter more into God's logic of love and

Living the Truth in Love: A Most Acceptable Time

On Ash Wednesday the second reading of the liturgy reminded us that, "Now is a very acceptable time" (2 Cor 6:2). St. Paul's words to us are a fitting reminder that the season of Lent presents us with a very acceptable time to enter into a deeper relationship with the Lord ,especially through the

USCCB Pastoral Reflection - Living as a People of God in Unsettled Times

Read Bishop Barbarito's Column: Living the Truth in Love: To Welcome, to Protect, to Promote, to Integrate and to Pray           Living as a People of God in Unsettled Times: A pastoral reflection from the Administrative Committee of the

Living the Truth in Love: To Welcome, to Protect, to Promote, to Integrate and to Pray

Read the USCCB's  Pastoral Reflection" Living as a People of God in Unsettled Times           One of the great issues which has recently even more intensely gripped our nation is that of immigration reform. Our Diocese of Palm Beach is

Papal Message for Lent 2017

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR LENT 2017   "The Word is a gift. Other persons are a gift"   Dear Brothers and Sisters,   Lent is a new beginning, a path leading to the certain goal of Easter, Christ’s victory over death. This season urgently calls us to conversion.

Living the Truth in Love: The Call of Ash Wednesday

On Wednesday, March 1st, the season of Lent begins as we are marked with ashes upon our foreheads. Ash Wednesday is perhaps one of the best-known days of the Church’s Liturgical Year. Churches around the world are filled with so many people who desire the mark of the cross from the ashes. One may

USCCB Asks President Trump to Fulfill His Promise to Protect Religious Liberty

USCCB Chairmen Ask President Trump to Fulfill His Promise to Protect Religious Liberty   February 16, 2017 WASHINGTON—In early February, several media outlets reported that President Donald J. Trump is considering issuing an executive order establishing a government-wide initiative to

Living the Truth in Love: A Big Heart

A much anticipated celebration after that of the holiday season is Valentine's Day. Many early signs of Valentine's Day appear quickly after the passing of the holidays to fill in the lull that is often experienced. It is a day that celebrates love in a manner in which people in a myriad of