Who were the Two Disciples of John the Baptist that followed Jesus – John 1:35-42 – Meaning and Commentary

Then Jesus invites the disciples, “Come and see.” Jesus also invites me, “Come and see.” He repeats this every day.

The Baptism of Jesus Christ – Mark 1:7-11 – Meaning and Commentary

The fact that the voice from heaven calls him “chosen” and “loved” further reinforces the unique relationship between the Father and the Son, which is so special that it overshadows all previous human relationships with God.

And the Word Became Flesh – John 1 1-18 – Meaning and Commentary

John describes Jesus as the word of God, the creative, life, and light that came to earth as a man.

Jesus presented in the Temple – Luke 2 22 40 – Meaning and Commentary

Simeon and Anna are persons full of symbolism. Their role is to recognize the expected Messiah after the enlightenment of the Holy Spirit.

Behold the Handmaid of the Lord – Luke 1 26 38 – Meaning and Commentary

God gives us grace and expects us to respond with the same will and heartfelt confidence as Mary did. God’s will also gives help and means to respond.

I baptize you with Water – John 1 6 28 – Meaning and Commentary

I baptize you with Water – John 1 6 28 – Meaning and Commentary. Jesus as the Risen One is among us in many ways. Often, however, we do not recognize Him.

St John the Baptist Prepares the Way – Mark 1:1-8 – Meaning and Commentary

The life of St John the Baptist was a glowing signpost for the people. He directed them to the coming of Jesus Christ and pointed to the coming of his kingdom. We read in the Bible that John the Baptist was already filled with the Holy Spirit in the womb of his mother Elizabeth

Watch and Pray – Mark 13 33 37 – Meaning and Commentary

The time of Advent is a time to expand our minds and open our hearts to the Lord’s presence in us and in the world, but also for His final coming. Watch and Pray.

Advent Wreath and Candles Meaning

Today, we can buy an Advent wreath in any store, which is a reflection of the growing commercialization of Christmas and December. A wreath we make ourselves is worth much more.

Parable of the Sheep and the Goats – Matthew 25 31 46 – Meaning and Commentary

When the Son of Man comes in his glory again as Judge and Ruler over all, He will call every man before Him to give him the answer to the question, “Who did you love and put first in your life?”

Prayer for expectant Mothers and for pregnant Women

Prayer and rite for the expectant Mother from the Book of Blessings: Ritual Edition (Roman Ritual)

Live Catholic Mass online today

Here are the links to the live streams of today’s Catholic Mass online. See Holy Masses and Prayer Programmes in the Catholic Shrines 

Parable of the Talents – Matthew 25 14 30 – Meaning and Commentary

There is no difference between those who receive more and those who receive less. They all receive according to their capabilities. It is important that the gift is given in the service of the kingdom and that because of this the treasures of the kingdom grow.

Parable of the Ten Virgins – Matthew 25 1 13 – Meaning and Commentary

Jesus warns us of the consequences of unpreparedness. There are certain things that cannot be obtained at the last minute.

What is my purpose in life? – Jesus sermon on the mount Beatitudes – Matthew 5 1 12 – Meaning and Commentary

What is the life God gives us? How does this relate to our purpose and ultimate goal? Jesus answers this in His sermon on the mount. The heart of Jesus ’message is that we are created to live in a spirit of blessings.

History of the 1st and 2nd Blue Cross in Medjugorje

Blue Cross – a place of prayer visited by all pilgrims, especially those who can not easily climb the Apparition Hill and Križevac, in Medjugorje. Everyone who comes here notices that at a relatively short distance two places are identically marked – a large blue iron cross and under the cross a statue of Our Lady.