Posts Tagged ‘gratitude’
 

 
Pope Francis: The Lord’s Day is a time to look at reality and to reflect

(CNA/EWTN News) The commandment to rest on Sundays is an invitation to be centered on Christ and to give praise and thanksgiving for the gift of life, not to waste the day in distraction, Pope Francis said Wednesday.
Publish date: 2018 - 9 - 6


 
Pope Francis: Putting the law before the relationship does not help the journey of faith

(CNA/EWTN News) Obedience to God’s commandments should flow from a personal relationship with the Father and from a place of gratitude for the good things he has done in one’s life, Pope Francis said Wednesday.
Publish date: 2018 - 6 - 28


 
Pope Francis: The Eucharistic Prayer teaches us to make our whole lives an “act of thanksgiving”

(CNA/EWTN News) On Wednesday Pope Francis issued a harsh critique of the trend to ask parishioners for a financial contribution in order to have Mass said for a loved one, saying that to make a personal offering is fine, but the liturgy should never have a price tag.
Publish date: 2018 - 3 - 8


 
Pope Francis: God’s love provides solid foundation for Christian hope

(CNA/EWTN News) As children we are taught that bragging is bad, especially when we do it to people who have less than us, however, for Pope Francis, there is one thing we should never hesitate to flaunt to whoever we meet: our hope in Christ. Speaking of bragging, the Pope said February 15 that contrary […]
Publish date: 2017 - 2 - 16


 
Pope Francis: ‘May I,’ ‘thank you’ and ‘I’m sorry’ – their absence can cause cracks in the foundation of the family

(CNA/EWTN News) In his general audience Pope Francis focused on the concrete challenges families face in daily life, and said that simply remembering to be grateful and to apologize can go a long way in avoiding conflict.
Publish date: 2015 - 5 - 15


 
Parenting: How to Raise Grateful Children

The sky is not always blue. One of the concerns of parents today is how to help their kids to stay positive even amidst adversity. Fountain of Grace invites several Catholic parents to share their experience of fostering a sense of gratitude in their children, and encouraging them to see God’s grace in all situations.
Publish date: 2014 - 11 - 8