Here is a wonderful vocation from one of our Friars. Many times, it takes a leap of faith enter into any vocation. It may be little scary at first but then God provides the grace and you are on your in doing God's Will for you! www.olaprovince.org/2018/10/14/vocation-corner-4/
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Vocation Corner Vocation Story ~ Friar Mike Posted on October 14, 2018 by . Presently, we have eleven men in various stages of active discernment for our Province. Please pray for them as they continue to listen to God’s voice in their hearts. They are good men who want to follow Jesus, according ...
"Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch." -St John Paul II the Great
Today is the day of which St. John Paul II became Pope! He became Pope on this day back in 1978. He became one our greatest Popes of all time and one of the longest Papacies of all time. He would live out his Papacy boldly - not being afraid of anything because he knew that Jesus kept him safe. He wanted us to not be afraid to respond to the call of Jesus to be holy.
Pray for our people who have been hurt by the church, it will be a long hard struggle but with God's mercy, forgiveness and love we must also turn the other cheek. I pray to God that those who hurt the children come forward and accept their just punishment, and healing can take place
"Jesus is radical. He gives all and he asks all: he gives a love that is total and asks for an undivided heart. Even today he gives himself to us as the living bread; can we give him crumbs in exchange? We cannot respond to him, who made himself our servant even going to the cross for us, only by observing some of the commandments. We cannot give him, who offers us eternal life, some odd moment of time. Jesus is not content with a “percentage of love”: we cannot love him twenty or fifty or sixty percent. It is either all or nothing."
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