Omnis Terra 2020 Shrine of the Holy Face of Manoppello — Holy Face of Manoppello

“Jesus Christ is the authentic testimony that God, for the Christian faith, is not a God far from the world,  and also that He is not simply a philosophical hypothesis on the origin of the cosmos, but a God who has shown us his true face, thus giving us his final word and has drawn near to us with his complete and invincible word of love.

Blessing with Holy Face by Cardinal Kurt Koch assisted by Fr. Paolo Palombarini  (photo by Paul Badde)
At the very same time, Pope Francis, during the Angelus today at the Vatican, also urged the faithful to contemplate “an icon of Christ, a “holy face”.  see  https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/pope-francis-to-know-christ-better-contemplate-his-holy-face-50535

WE ALWAYS DESIRE THE FACE OF THE LORD IN THE DEPTHS OF OUR EXISTENCE

Cardinal Kurt Koch presided over the rite of Omnis Terra at the Shrine of the Holy Face of Manoppello by Antonio Bini

Today the ancient rite of Omnis…. Read the rest by clicking link below:

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The Spirit comes to the aid of our weakness — Vultus Christi

Please click below to pray this beautiful Litany for the Clergy

A dear and esteemed friend of our monastery was inspired, while praying before the Most Blessed Sacrament, to write the following Litany for the Clergy. In praying through, one senses that it is evidence that, in every hour of the Church’s life, the Holy Ghost comes to the aid of our weakness, causing inspired prayers…

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