August 6th-Conversations #3

Prayer: The concept of ‘People of God’, to which we referred before, expresses the historical character of the Church as a reality of divine origin which also includes some changing and transitory elements. Bearing this in mind, how should the priestly character be expressed in the lives of priests today? What aspects of the priest’s … More August 6th-Conversations #3

August 4th-Saint John Vianney (Cure d’Ars)-Priest-Memorial

CurĂ© of Ars, born at Dardilly, near Lyons, France, on 8 May, 1786; died at Ars, 4 August, 1859; son of Matthieu Vianney and Marie Beluze. In 1806, the curĂ© at Ecully, M. Balley, opened a school for ecclesiastical students, and Jean-Marie was sent to him. Though he was of average intelligence and his masters … More August 4th-Saint John Vianney (Cure d’Ars)-Priest-Memorial