Revitalize the Church!

Sometime back His Holiness Pope Francis said: “It is time to revitalize the Church. The Church should return to the basics of Our Mission:...

What shall I ‘give up?’

The Presentation of the Lord in the Temple Mary and Joseph presented the Child Jesus in the temple on this day. The Holy Spirit had...

‘O Lord, look with favor upon the gifts offered by Your Church’

Editor’s note – We are pleased to welcome back the weekly column known as “The View from the Sycamore Tree” written by longtime Guam Catholic Daniel Bradley...

That all might be one

In June 1885 Lewis Thomas Wattson graduated from The Episcopal General Theological Seminary in N.Y. and in that same year he was assigned to...

Advent: Let us prepare ourselves for the birth of our Redeemer

Through the ages mankind has hungered for consolation and redemption. During the four weeks of Advent, the yearning of the human race for a...

“Tide of discomfort and abuse”

For the U Matuna Si Yu'os This week, with respect, I quote excerpts from an article I came across last year which I feel might...

The Blood of the Redeemer

The Sacrifice of the altar is no mere commemoration of the Sacrifice of the Cross. It is the one and same Victim; the same Person who now offers...

Mary, O’Blessed Mother, pray for us in these difficult times

Today I will quote from a book written in French by Abbe Anger, translated by Rev. John J. Burke, C.S.P., S.T.D. with an Imprima-...

Revitalize your faith, revitalize our Church

In a recent TV program Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York referred to an address made by His Holiness, Pope Francis. The pope said:...

The most awesome moments in the Mass

As we begin the central, most important part of the Mass, the Church focuses our attention on why we are present. The Preface is a hymn expressing our...

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