Daily Archives: July 5, 2013

It Official: John Paul II and John XXIII will be Canonized!

The Holy Father has given his approval to the canonization of both Pope John Paul II and John XXIII. In a rather unusual move, Pope Francis has dispensed with the necessity of a second miracle in John XXIII’s case. (Please … Continue reading

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Quote for the Day from Lumen Fidei, Francis’ First Encylical

Pope Francis’ first encyclical,¬†Lumen Fidei,¬†was released today and can be downloaded and read from the website of the Holy See (www.vatican.va). I am pouring over it this morning during an hour’s unexpected patient cancellation. On page 16 there is a … Continue reading

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