Saint Raphael Meditation: Being a Friend of Christ
A meditation (guided prayer) on learning how to value Christ's friendship.
Free eBook: “I have called you friends: Friendship, a gift from God to light up the earth”
In the light of a pastoral letter of Mgr Fernando Ocáriz on friendship (November 1, 2019), we offer a free eBook with some texts to invite us to discover and share one of the great treasures that Jesus continues to offer to the apostles of today.
Apostles in the Middle of the World: A Sense of Mission
"The dynamic force at work in the apostolate is charity, which is a gift from God, and in a Christian, in a child of God, friendship and charity are one and the same thing."
I Have Called You Friends (V): See What Good Friends They Are
A new article in the series on friendship. "Friendship is one of the 'divine paths on earth' that God has opened up by becoming a man, a friend of his friends."
I Have Called You Friends (IV): Fraternity and Friendship
"Friendship is always freely bestowed; if it is sought to fulfil an obligation or to attain a goal it is never truly authentic."
I Have Called You Friends (II): To Light Up the Earth
The "new commandment" that Jesus entrusted to us at the end of his life teaches us that true friendship is also authentic apostolate.