An article by Cardinal Angelo Amato published in "L’Osservatore Romano" on 29 April 2021, for the presentation of a book collecting favors received through the intercession of Blessed Alvaro del Portillo, whose feast day is celebrated on May 12.
in his 5 May general audience, Pope Francis continued his catechesis on prayer, speaking about contemplative prayer.
“It hit me like a bucket of cold water,” Vao confides. Her daughter Pilar was born with Down Syndrome. And later on her young son drowned in the pool. “But each day I give thanks to God and know my life is worthwhile,” she says with a serene smile.
A meditation by Fr Patrick Gorevan for the Marian month of May.