🎁 A joint gift for the Holy Father - 50 years of priesthood

🎁 A joint gift for the Holy Father - 50 years of priesthood

Coming soon! Our Holy Father will celebrate his 50 years of being a priest! Offer him a gift: 11 days of prayer! A list of all of those who have participated will be given to him on 2.12.19

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Day 11 - Happy 50th anniversary Pope Francis!

Mercy, mission, prayer, simplicity, and sobriety, poverty, evangelisation, joy, spiritual struggle, holiness, … ecology etc. For the last 10 days we have been able to discover some of the above themes that our Holy Father holds dear to his heart. Som...

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Day 10 – Lord have mercy!

Once Upon a Time…In 2018 and 2019 the Church has been shaken by a tremendous wave of sexual abuse and scandal within the United States, Chilli, Australia, Germany, France, and many other countries. Nowhere in the world has been excluded. Cardinals, b...

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Day 9 - Gaudate et Exsultate, Holiness for everyone!

Once Upon a Time…In 2018, Pope Francis had published “Gaudate et Exultate”, an apostolic exhortation calling for the World to become holy. It is truly a work of wonder on spiritual life that has touched the hearts and lives of many Christians and is ...

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Day 8 - Laudato Si', A Paradigm Shift!

Once Upon a Time…In 2015, the encyclical Laudato Si “saving our common home” was published. It is much more than a simple book on ecology in the strict sense of the term. Laudato Si is a criticism of the evolution of societies globalisation and neo l...

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Day 7 - He will dance for you with cries of joy

Once upon a time…The Joy of the Gospel (Evangelii Gaudium 2013), The Joy of Love (Amoris Laetitia 2016), Joy and Exhultation (Gaudete et Exultate 2018). For our Holy Father, joy is a fundamental aspect of Christian life that he often develops in...

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Day 6 - A new evangelist step

Once upon a time… Eight months after his election, the Pope published his first apostolic exhortation, Evangelii Gaudium, “The Gospel's Joy”. Our Holy Father wishes to touch the hearts of all Christians when writing, so he uses a style that is n...

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Day 5 - A poor Church for the poor

Once upon a time… On the 13th of March 2013, Cardinal Bergoglio was elected Pope. He chose the name Francis in memory of Saint Francis of Assisi, a saint who took care of the very poor. He felt that the Church was called to come out of itself an...

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Day 4 - A simple and unpretentious great man

Once upon a time…Pope John Paul II retrieved Father Jorge Mario from his exile (see day 3) by naming him auxiliary bishop of Buenos Aires. He was a bishop who enjoyed working in the field with the poor in the slum areas as well as visiting his fellow...

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Now the Pope knows

Dear prayers,Now the Pope knows that more than 20,000 of us are praying for him during 11 days, from this week until his 50th anniversary as a priest! Indeed, yesterday he received the famous list of your first names, which we had not yet been able t...

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Day 3 - He retreated into the desert and prayed

Once upon a time…At the end of the eighties, Father Jorge Mario had many difficulties to handle in the Order. Some criticized that he was as always making his decisions alone; others said that they didn't appreciate his way of being a pastor as he wa...

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Day 2 - Giving your life for your mission

Once upon a time…Just after eleven years of Jesuit training and education, Jorge Mario was ordained a priest on the 13th of December 1969, Unfortunately at this time period, the Jesuits were undergoing turmoil resulting in an entire generation vanish...

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Day 1 - Experiencing Mercy

Once upon a time…On December 17th, 1936 Jorge Mario Bergoglio was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina from Italian parents. During all of his childhood, his grandmother would tell him stories about different saints and this had a great impact on his fait...

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