qabbel il-ħajja tagħna ma’ palk ta’ teatru. Jum minnhom nitilgħu fuq dan
il-palk, nagħmlu l-parti tagħna u meta nispiccaw, ninżlu minn fuq il-palk. Għal
ftit taż-żmien jibqgħu jiftakruna. Imbagħad anke l-memorja tagħna tgħib.
qed inġibu xi dati bijografici ta’ patrijiet li fi żmienhom għamlu ħafna ġid. Illum
qed jgħixu ma’ Alla...
PATRI MANWEL AZZOPARDI...
On his recent visit to Madagascar, Pope Francis - the
world second largest island country, off the coast of East Africa - on Saturday
September 7th, during midday prayer, in the monastery of our Sisters in Antananarivo, he gave a
spontaneous speech to the Sisters which is a REAL GEM.
“You will be given
a copy of the text I prepared, so that you can read and ponder it quietly. But
A picture is
worth a thousand words.
Saint Teresa of
Jesus is one of the most wonderful saints ever.
Here are some
representations of the Saint.
2019 Feast Programme for Saint Teresa of Jesus (Malta)
At 12.05 of September 21st, in the Consistory Hall of the Vatican Apostolic Palace, the Holy Father Francis received in audience the participants in the General Chapter of the Order of Brothers of
the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel (Carmelites), taking place in Rome from 10 to 27 September 2019, on the theme: “«You are my witnesses» (Is 43: 10); from one generation to the next: called to be faithful...
“You are to fast every day, except Sunday, from the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross until Easter Day, unless bodily sickness or feebleness, or some other good reason, demand a dispensation from the fast; for necessity overrides every law” (Rule of St. Albert).
In the writings of the Carmelite saints, we read of the great fast, which has been kept in Carmelite monasteries for centuries....
Six years ago, something happened! A small group of Discalced Carmelite nuns arrived in Malta from Morristown New Jersey to start a new foundation. Respecting their vocation, they came in silence. They did not make any noise. No trumpets were played.
And they started living their life in silence and prayer.
On September 12th 2019, these holy souls made a step forward. One of them, Sister...