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Acts of the Holy See
Acts of the Holy See
Missionary Prayer Intention
28 November 2003
POPE JOHN PAUL II’S MISSIONARY PRAYER INTENTION FOR DECEMBER 2003 “THAT THE CHURCH IN COUNTRIES STILL UNDER TOTALITARIAN REGIMES MAY BE GIVEN FULL FREEDOM TO CARRY OUT HER SPIRITUAL MISSION” Comment by Cardinal Nicolás De Jesús López Rodríguez, Archbishop of Santo Domingo.
Vatican City (Fides Service) – As sons and daughters of the Church we can all identify ourselves fully with this missionary prayer intention, most important still today. We know that the Church has suffered from perse ...
27 October 2003
POPE JOHN PAUL II’S MISSIONARY PRAYER INTENTION FOR NOVEMBER 2003: THAT THE CHURCH IN AMERICA, CELEBRATING THE SECOND AMERICAN MISSIONARY CONGRESS IN GUATEMALA, MAY BE INSPIRED TO MORE GENEROUS EVANGELIZING ACTIVITY EVEN BEYOND HER OWN FRONTIERS, comment by Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples
Rome (Fides Service) - In continuity with the 1st American Mission Congress CAM 1 (COMLA 6) held in Parana Argentina in 1999, a few months after the promulgation of the post synodal Exhortation Ecclesial in America and t ...
22 September 2003
POPE JOHN PAUL II’S MISSIONARY PRAYER INTENTION FOR OCTOBER 2003: THAT GOD WILL NOT FAIL TO PROVIDE THE CHURCH WITH PRIESTS RICH IN WISDOM AND HOLINESS, READY TO CARRY THE LIGHT OF THE GOSPEL TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH Comment by Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples
Vatican City (Fides Service) – “I am the Good Shepherd. The Good Shepherd offers his life for his sheep” (Jn 10,11). These words of Jesus are a good description of the Shepherd, who for the people of the Old Testam ...
1 September 2003
“THAT CHRISTIAN COMMUNITIES OF CENTRAL ASIA WHO LIVE AMONG PEOPLE OF OTHER RELIGIOUS TRADITIONS, MAY BE COMMITTED TO SPREADING THE GOOD NEWS OF THE KINGDOM THROUGH ACTIVE TESTIMONY OF THE FAITH.” Comment by Metropolitan Archbishop Thaddeus Kondrusiewicz of the Catholic Archdiocese of the Mother of God in Moscow
Vatican City (Fides Service) – Central Asia, formed of Kazakstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, is a vast territory of about 4 million square kilometres, with a total population of 49 million. A ...
24 July 2003
POPE JOHN PAUL II’ MISSIONARY PRAYER INTENTION FOR THE MONTH AUGUST “THAT THE CATECHISTS OF THE YOUNG CHURCHES, MAY BEAR WITNESS FAITHFULLY TO THEIR ATTACHMENT TO THE GOSPEL” Comment by Cardinal Dario Castrillon Hoyos, Prefect of the congregation for the clergy.
Vatican City (Fides Service) - I tell you, lift up your eyes, and see how the fields are already white for harvest.” (Jn 4, 35). These words of the Lord resound today in our heart and they show the vast horizon of the ...
24 June 2003
MISSIONARY PRAYER INTENTION “That all those in Africa who are sick - the victims of AIDS and other serious diseases - may experience the consolation and love of God thanks to the services of the doctors and those who lovingly take care of them”.
Comment on Missionary Intention of Pope John Paul II for July 2003 by Rev. Sister Nirmala Joshi, Superior General of the Missionaries of Charity Vatican City (Fides Service) - The missionary intention of our Holy Fath ...
26 May 2003
POPE JOHN PAUL II MISSIONARY PRAYER INTENTION JUNE 2003 “THAT THE CHRISTIANS OF INDIA WHO BELONG TO VARIOUS TRADITIONS MAY BE DRAWN TO OFFER TOGETHER A TESTIMONY OF FULL UNITY AND COMMUNION IN THE ONE SPIRIT WHICH GUIDES THEM”: COMMENT BY ARCHBISHOP TELESPHORE P. TOPPO OF RANCHI, PRESIDENT OF THE CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS OF INDIA.
Vatican City (Fides Service) - During the month of June, especially dedicated to the Devotion of the Sacred Heart, we, together with the Holy Father and all our Brothers and Sisters committed to the Apostleship of Prayer ...
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