Friday, April 19, 2013

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Pope Francis: Where Calumny is, There is the Devil

For the third time in as many weeks, Pope Francis has warned not to speak ill of others, and again mentioned the devil in another striking homily this morning in the chapel of the Vatican's Santa Martha residence.
Calumny, he said, is worse than sin and is the direct expression of Satan. "We are all sinners; all of us. We all commit sins. But calumny is something else. It is of course a sin, too, but it is something more,” he said, according to a Vatican Radio report.
“Calumny aims to destroy the work of God, and calumny comes from a very evil thing: it is born of hatred. And hate is the work of Satan. Calumny destroys the work of God in people, in their souls. Calumny uses lies to get ahead.” Be in no doubt, he said: “Where there is calumny, there is Satan himself."Read more:

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Hike for Life 2013

Hike for Life 2013

Saturday, April 27th, 2013
Begin/End: St. Patrick's Basilica Basement
281 Nepean St., Ottawa
Route: 5km course along the scenic Rideau Canal

Registration: 8:00am – 10:00am
Official kick-off: 9:00 am