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LET’S NOT BE AFRAID TO BE CHURCH: Easter Vigil Homily – Fr. John O’Connor SAC

Easter Vigil 2017 Tonight, we celebrate Easter. We celebrate the Resurrection of Christ. We celebrate His victory over sin and death. Easter is all about life and light and love and joy. It is all about new beginnings and dreams coming true. But then so is Christianity. If we are Christians then we should be…

Easter Message from Provincial Fr. Derry Murphy SAC

Easter 2017. Recently I took a 6am Ryanair flight, I had the window seat, and as the sun began to rise, the air hostess who had stopped at the row I was seated in, leant in and looked out of the window and marvelled at the sunrise and remarked that it was the time of…

AN EASTER REFLECTION – Fr. Brendan Walsh SAC

Before my mother died last October, she spent some weeks in hospital in Galway. As she left home to go there for treatment we hadn’t suspected this might be her last time with us though her health was failing, well beyond recovery. As she was helped into my sister’s car she gave a look around…

HOMILY AT CHRISM MASS – POPE FRANCIS

“The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release to the captives and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those who are oppressed” (Lk 4:18). Jesus, anointed by the Spirit, brings good news…

Homily on the Prodigal Son Reconciliation Service – John Regan SAC

  Every time I hear this gospel, I always think of the wonderful image of the father welcoming his son back and embracing him with his love and mercy. The son had lived a life away from God, had squandered his freedom and indulged in the pleasures of the world, he had made a total…

MARY’S WAY OF THE CROSS for Mothers and Grandmothers

Click on the image to listen to a recording of Mary’s Way of the Cross

Fr. Tadeusz Wojda SAC, Metropolitan Archbishop of Białystok, Poland.

Today, April 12, 2017, Pope Francis has appointed Rev. Fr. Tadeusz Wojda SAC, Metropolitan Archbishop of Białystok, Poland. We express our deep gratitude to the Holy Father for this precious gift for the Society and for the entire Pallottine Family. We extend our congratulations to our confrere and wish him a joyful and prophetic episcopal…

EASTER MESSAGE FROM RECTOR GENERAL FR. JACOB NAMPUDAKAM SAC

While I was going to prepare the Easter message addressed to our members, I came across the following words of Oscar Romero Beato, contained in his first pastoral letter: “The Church of Christ is to be one  of the Easter Church , that is, a Church that is born from Easter and there is to…

The homily of Archbishop Hoser (the Special Envoy of the Holy See) in Medjugorje, on April 1st, 2017

Dear brothers and sisters, I will speak in French, excuse me, for I have not yet learned the beautiful Croatian language! We have gathered around the altar on the 5th Sunday of Lent. We have two more weeks from the Easter, and in a week time, it will be Palm Sunday, and in two weeks…

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