Secularism growing and produces new challenges

The land of St. John Paul II continues to be strongly Catholic, but signs of decline suggest that a boost from Pope Francis’ visit later this month will be welcome.

When Pope Francis travels to Poland to celebrate World Youth Day and visit the shrine at Jasna Góra, he will encounter one of the world’s most intact and vibrant Catholic cultures, up there with Mexico, the Philippines, Croatia, and Malta.

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Deuteronomy Explained in 6 Minutes!

Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one.

You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. – Deuteronomy 6:4-5

The Bible Project has a simple mission: to break down the Bible into manageable pieces of information, and connect themes throughout the entire story. From creation, to Moses, The cross, to Paul’s letters, this is God’s book for us, his people. It’s important that we know what it says and what it means!

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Mother Teresa Nobel Laureate

Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, the future Mother Teresa , was born on 26 August 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia, to Albanian heritage.

Her father, a well-respected local businessman, died when she was eight years old, leaving her mother, a devoutly religious woman, to open an embroidery and cloth business to support the family. After spending her adolescence deeply involved in parish activities, Agnes left home in September 1928, for the Loreto Convent in Rathfarnam (Dublin), Ireland, where she was admitted as a postulant on October 12 and received the name of Teresa, after her patroness, St. Therese of Lisieux.

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