Pope Benedict XVI gave his Urbi et Orbi blessing on Easter Sunday from the Saint Peter’s Basilica. About 100,000 people flocked to St. Peter’s Square in Rome to hear the pope’s Easter message. He called for an “end to bloodshed in Syria and an immediate commitment to the path of respect, dialogue and reconciliation”. “May the many refugees from that country find the acceptance and solidarity capable of relieving their dreadful sufferings”, he added.
The third graders from South Boston Catholic Academy sing a blessing song at the Daily Mass
With God in Jesus Christ, Who is THE way, THE truth and THE life, man can achieve the most wonderful things – and live forever!
Without His blessings, all things, including man fallen in sin, return merely “to dust”.
The choice is extreme. The choice is clear. And every man must choose.
Listen to CRS’ Board Chairman, Bishop Kicanas with his 2011 Christmas Blessing for you. “You are today’s Magi because your gifts to CRS give comfort to infants as vulnerable as Jesus in the manger.”
EWTN Global Catholic Television Network: EWTN Family Prayer – For God’s Blessing upon Our Work