Tag: God

The ultimate home for Jesus, and us

The ultimate home for Jesus, and us

| Father John Paul Erickson | January 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Where are you?”

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In the end, everyone faces God with ’empty hands,’ pope says

In the end, everyone faces God with ’empty hands,’ pope says

| Carol Glatz | October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

God waits for everyone, even the worst sinner who repents only with his dying breath, Pope Francis said.

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The mystery of God’s fatherly love is a great revolution, pope says

The mystery of God’s fatherly love is a great revolution, pope says

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

The mystery of God’s relationship with humankind is revolutionary in that Christians can look to him without fear as children to a loving father, Pope Francis said.

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Spiritual direction guides Catholics in finding space for God

Spiritual direction guides Catholics in finding space for God

| Bridget Ryder | March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

For once, Mary Noble Garcias sat still long enough to notice what was going on in her soul after her body and mind had stopped moving through the motions of everyday life. In her meeting with a spiritual director, she figured out what was happening.

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God has a weakness for humble hearts, pope says at audience

God has a weakness for humble hearts, pope says at audience

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

While the prayer of a proud person isn’t strong enough to reach God’s heart, the prayer of a humble and contrite heart is capable of opening wide the door to his mercy and love, Pope Francis said.

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For those who suffer, God is on your side

For those who suffer, God is on your side

| Father Michael Schmitz | October 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q. I’ve been hurting a lot lately, not only physically, but emotionally and spiritually as well. It seems like no matter what I do, nothing changes. If God has been trying to teach me a lesson, I think I’ve learned it by this point.

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Why goodness depends on God

Why goodness depends on God

| Father Robert Barron | January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

One of the commonest observations made by opponents of religion is that we don’t need God in order to have a coherent and integral morality.

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Overheard – January 2, 2014

Overheard – January 2, 2014

| January 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Let us allow our hearts to be touched, let us allow ourselves to be warmed by the tenderness of God; we need his caress.”

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Don’t fear that your prayers don’t make a difference

Don’t fear that your prayers don’t make a difference

| Father Michael Schmitz | October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Q. I am struggling with the idea that prayer does anything. I mean, if God really cared about us, why would he need us to ask for anything before he gave it to us? I understand thanking God, but how do our prayers make any real difference?

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Pope: God is real, concrete person, not mysterious, intangible mist

Pope: God is real, concrete person, not mysterious, intangible mist

| April 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

The Christian faith teaches that God is a real, concrete person, not some intangible essence or esoteric mist like “god-spray,” Pope Francis said.

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Rediscover: How do I know there is a God? How can I know his purpose for my life?

Rediscover: How do I know there is a God? How can I know his purpose for my life?

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

– Heart of the Matter – Faith, reason: Two wings on which human soul soars
– Matthew Kelly – Does God exist?
– Searching for God online and in life
– The ‘dark times’ are over – Nick VanHeel shares his journey from atheism to Catholic discipleship
– Speaker Series – First talk topic: God’s purpose for your life

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