Msgr. João Scognamiglio Clá Dias, EP

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Sublime Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

While acknowledging the infinite distance separating creature from Creator, a marked likeness to the Sacred Heart of Jesus could be noted in Dona Lucilia....

Unfathomable Divine Plans and Faulty Human Criteria

From all eternity, the Son planned to erect the infallible chair of His Church in the person of a mortal man. In the glorious...

Two Standards… Only One Choice!

To win the battle of our spiritual life we must seek complete and perfect union with the Supreme Captain, making use of all the...

Time Should Not Be Spent on Time, But on Eternity

The call to conversion and the proclamation of the Kingdom put us in the perspective of a “brief time” that should be lived with...

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...

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.”...

Wonderful Counsellor

He did not yet speak, but He was the wonderful Counsellor; he did not walk, but was the mighty God who moved the universe; presenting Himself...

Synthesis of Kindness and Unbreakable Firmness

Dona Lucilia had a harmonic ensemble of virtues that allowed her to unite kindness with firmness, mercy with justice, and affability with a serious...

Hierarchy or Equality?

Through the thirty years of His family life, the God-Man offers the example of perfect obedience, to a world pervaded by an egalitarian mentality...

Advent

  Gospel for the 1st Sunday of Advent Exortation to Vigilance 33 Jesus said to His disciples: “Be watchful! Be alert! You do not know when the...

Father, Guide and Protector of the Virgin

Among the countless graces that the Father bestowed on His beloved Daughter during her time in the Temple, the relationship with Simeon stands out....

Consecrated to the Service of the Temple

The little Mary was radiant with joy to know that She would be consecrated to God’s service that day. Her presentation, like an immaculate...