“Back in 1997, journalist Jonathan Kwitny published a biography of Pope John Paul II called “Man of the Century.” The idea was that the biography of John Paul cut across all the great dramas of the 20th century, from Nazism and Communism to the upheaval in the Catholic Church caused by the Second Vatican Council. ….
By the same logic, one could argue that Cardinal Francis George of Chicago was the American churchman of the late 20th and early 21st centuries, because there’s almost no story in which he wasn’t a lead actor.”
via Chicago’s exiting cardinal: ‘The Church is about true/false, not left/right’ | Crux.
Author Randy Hain shares 6 steps in his prayer journey as a Catholic, lessons he has learned and insights into how he prays…..
via When We Struggle in Our Prayer Life : The Integrated Catholic Life™.
What better way to remember St. John Paul II and his devotion to “The Gospel of Life” today than by marking your calendar to attend the 2015 Chicago March for Life? Want to lend your support or get more involved? Click the link below!
via March For Life Chicago | Illinois Right to Life Committee.
POPE FRANCIS APPOINTS BISHOP BLASE J. CUPICH ARCHBISHOP OF THE ARCHDIOCESE OF CHICAGO
via The Archdiocese of Chicago.
Are we willing to share the light of Christ and our joy with those we encounter today? This new blog post by Randy Hain is about his experience addressing a large Protestant men’s group and the powerful lessons he learned about prayer and trusting in Jesus.