January 2021 Issue - Contents

Inside Front Cover

“I see my God reflected in nature”

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On a pleasant afternoon, in the soft and melancholy light of the close of the day, a group of young boys who, with Thomas,...

Editorial

Admiration and Slavery

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If we could sum up in one word what moved the souls who gathered in throngs around Jesus, it would be “admiration”. Indeed, after...

The Voice of the Popes

“Become Like Children”

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The three Wise Men did not see the Child ruling over demons or raising the dead. Rather, they found a child placed in the...

Gospel Commentary

Where Does Jesus Live?

When the disciples who followed Him wanted to know where He was staying, Our Lord affectionately said to them: “Come and you will see.”...

Diverse

“He looked for justice, but behold, bloodshed”

In one of the most moving texts of prophetic literature, Isaiah shows the ingratitude of the chosen people for the benefits received from God,...

Mary, God's Paradise

From the Distant Orient…

During the long nights of their journey, the Magi were being prepared by grace to be with Jesus. In them the faith that no...

Plinio Corrêa de Oliveira

The Virgin Mother’s Admiration and Affection

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In contemplating the Child Jesus, Our Lady’s affection for Him was full of admiration, considering Him firstly as God, and secondly in His human frailty.   As...

Dona Lucilia

Motherly and Infallible Assistance

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Protected by Dona Lucilia’s motherly assistance, many have experienced the inspiring effect of her presence, instilling in them the courage to face arduous struggles,...

Lives of the Saints

St. Anthony – Father of Monastic Life

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He was a shining light at the beginning of ascetic monastic life and, by his constancy and fidelity, he became a solid rock on...

Nova et Vetera

Incomparable Model and Master

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In order to fulfil her mission, the daughter of Mary Help of Christians must possess the religious perfection defined by the life, examples and...

Diverse

Instrumental Music in the Sanctuary

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From the profane to the sacred, musical instruments help to create an ambience in keeping with the festive or recollected moments of liturgical acts,...

Diverse

Voice of the Church, Voice of France

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The Grand Organ of Notre-Dame Cathedral embellished ceremonies in the days of glory, remained standing through the Revolution and even survived the flames that...

Heralds Worldwide

Heralds Worldwide

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Italy – On November 2, the Patriarch of Venice, Bishop Francesco Moraglia, travelled to the islet of San Michele to celebrate Mass in suffrage...

Church and World Events

Church and World Events

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Statue of Our Lady unscathed after hurricane The inhabitants of the Archipelago of San Andrés, Providencia and Santa Catalina, situated in the Caribbean but belonging...

Story for Children

Awaiting the Return of the Royal Caravan

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Mishael observed the stars for an entire year, expecting the return of the kings. They had promised him news of the Messiah, but had...

Concluding Pages

Where the Magi Once Trod…

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Elusive and intriguing as a Bedouin’s eyes, Petra seems to guard, behind the silent stone of its façades, the secret of the true identity...

Back Cover

Have confidence in Me

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My child, have confidence in Me. I want to give you that which you do not have the strength to obtain. Pray to Me; I am...

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