Full Text of Pope Francis’ Inaugural Mass

Let us continue to pray for our new shepherd, Pope Francis, as he enters into the Petrine Ministry. God please bless him and hold him close! Holy Spirit, come! Saint Joseph, pray for us. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us.¬†Click the photo to read Pope Francis' homily given at his inaugural Mass. Photo … Continue reading Full Text of Pope Francis’ Inaugural Mass

Awkward & Awesome – Because that’s kind of how my week went.

Well. I tend to try and embrace the awkward as awesome, so I'm not going to separate these out. I'll let you choose for yourself whether you think my little experiences to be awkward, awesome or a combination of the two. 1. HABEMUS PAPAM! We have a pope! Yesterday when the white smoke came out … Continue reading Awkward & Awesome – Because that’s kind of how my week went.

Live from Rome: All Things Conclave

Click here to go to The Telegraph website - hear the sounds of Italy and watch for the smoke to indicate whether a new Pope has been selected (black smoke, no Pope. White smoke, Viva il Papa!) Holy Spirit, come! Fill the hearts and souls of the Cardinals and in particular, Cardinal John Oneiyekan, my … Continue reading Live from Rome: All Things Conclave