The Story Of Easter

Easter is a time of springtime festivals. In Christian countries Easter is celebrated as the religious holiday commemorating the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the son of God. Traditions associated with the festival survive in the Easter rabbit, a symbol of fertility, and in colored Easter eggs, originally painted with bright colors to represent …

Good Friday Holy Land Collection March 29, 2013

Paul VI exhorted the entire Church to a greater cooperation with and attention to the Good Friday Collection, which to this day allows us to be able to sustain all kinds of pastoral, educational and social programs for local Christians, to assist pilgrims, and to intensify our apostolates. Rich countries and poor countries, all cultures …