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Pope Francis: Jesus reminds us that his way is the way of love and sacrifice

(CNA/EWTN News) On Sunday Pope Francis spoke about the sacrifice of the cross, explaining how as followers of Christ we must embrace suffering because it is through the suffering and death of Christ that his love is made known to us.
Publish date: 2017 - 9 - 7


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Jesus and The Way

Jesus Christ, Son of God, incarnated himself and came on earth show us the true way. While he was on earth, Jesus revealed his love for us and strengthened our faith through his miracles. His teachings such as the Sermon on the Mount remind us the correct way to live our lives. Fountain of Grace takes you to the sites in Holy Land where Jesus once set foot, to recall our Lord's deeds and words.
Publish date: 2017 - 8 - 12


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Pope Francis: Mary Magdalene is an apostle of hope

(CNA/EWTN News) By calling Mary Magdalene by name after his resurrection, Jesus shows us just how personal his relationship with mankind is, Pope Francis said Wednesday, adding that after this intimate encounter, Mary then becomes an apostle of hope for the world, announcing the Lord’s rising.
Publish date: 2017 - 5 - 18


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Pope Francis: Go into the tomb of our hearts and see how God is able to transform death into life

(CNA/EWTN News) As the Church jumps into the Easter season, Pope Francis on Wednesday offered a reflection on Christ’s Resurrection and the start of Christianity, saying it’s not about us and what we do, but what the Lord has done for us.
Publish date: 2017 - 4 - 20


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Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land: Church of the Holy Sepulchre

In the eyes of Christians, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City of Jerusalem is the most sacred place, because that is where Jesus was crucified and resurrected. What does the place look like today after some 2000 years? Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land takes you to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to reflect upon graces brought forth by Jesus' resurrection.
Publish date: 2017 - 4 - 15


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Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land: Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu

Before his crucifixion, Jesus was betrayed and abandoned. He was detained in a dungeon overnight. How did he spend the last night in his life? Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land takes you to the Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu to experience Jesus' loneliness.
Publish date: 2017 - 4 - 8


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Food for Thought: Hot Cross Bun

Crucifixion was a brutal form of punishment. The cross, which originally symbolizes death, has ultimately become a sign of resurrection and hope. Jesus conquered death with the cross and brought us eternal life. Crosses have become a part of Christian life. Christians would often make the Sign of the Cross, what does that mean? Why do people eat hot cross buns on Good Friday? Food for Thought will provide you with the answers.
Publish date: 2017 - 4 - 8


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Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land: Tabgha – Church of the Multiplication

Among Jesus' miracles, feeding of the 5000 with five loaves and two fish is the most well-known. Today, a Catholic Church stands on the site where this miracle took place. Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land takes you to Tabgha to get to know more about this miracle.
Publish date: 2017 - 3 - 18


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Food for Thought: Salad and Hummus

Figs, olives and grapes are some of the crops grown in the homeland of Jesus. Jesus often used these fruits in his teaching, in order for his audience to better understand. Let us explore passages from the Bible that are related to these fruits.
Publish date: 2017 - 3 - 18


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Food for Thought – Salmon Pie

Salmon travel between rivers and oceans as part of their life cycle. At the end of their lives, they fulfill their ultimate mission, bringing about new lives. How does the Passover of salmon inspire us?
Publish date: 2017 - 3 - 6


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Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land: Mount of Temptation, Judean Desert

A sparsely vegetated mountain, a monastery built along a cliff, reminds us what is truly important in our lives. Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land, a new segment of Fountain of Grace, takes you see the mountain on which Jesus was tempted.
Publish date: 2017 - 2 - 25


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Pope Francis’ Christmas message: The power of love led Jesus Christ to strip himself of his glory and become man

(CNA/EWTN News) In his traditional "Urbi et Orbi" blessing Christmas Day, Pope Francis prayed that the Child Jesus, also called the Prince of Peace, would bring a real and lasting peace to everyone suffering from violence and conflict around the world. The power of the Christ Child "is the power of service, which inaugurates in our world the Kingdom of God, a kingdom of justice and peace.”
Publish date: 2016 - 12 - 28