Today's Homily

Friday of Week 5 in Eastertide
Acts. 15:22-31 & Jn. 15:12-17
When the pagans converted to Christianity there was bound to be a difficult period of adjustment. They needed guidance but they were receiving conflicting advice from leading Jewish converts and even...
Today is the feast of Saint Bernardine of Siena


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