Pilgrimage – A Journey Toward the Face of God, Pt. 3

Pt. 3  The Steps of Pilgrimage – Works of Mercy While the world media moves on rather quickly from disasters, the Christian remains at the foot of the Cross, because it is Jesus who suffers in our neighbor. Though the…

Pilgrimage – A Journey Toward the Face of God, Pt. 8

Pt. 8: Seeking the Face of the Father in Rome “Jesus Christ is the Face of the Father’s mercy.  These words might well sum up the mystery of the Christian faith.” –Pope Francis, Face of Mercy The final stop of…

Pilgrimage – A Journey Toward the Face of God Pt. 1

Part 1:  The Face of Mercy in Manoppello “The practice of pilgrimage has a special place in the Holy Year, because it represents the journey each of us makes in this life.  Life itself is a pilgrimage, and the human…

History/Four Stories – One Face

(A brief history in four parts of the veil of Holy Face of Jesus “Not made by human hands”) Four Stories – One Face, Part 1 October 21, 2016patriciaenk Byzantine iconoclasm 9th Century There are at least four separate historical accounts…