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Week Four – Day 16 of the General Chapter – Monday,...

Today was a Work day (with a capital W), a day spent on the proposals and postulata set forth in Working Document C, sections...

Missionaries of Mercy, continue in the service of fructifying the grace...

(Granada, Spain, 11/21/2016) - This morning, Pope Francis has published the Apostolic Letter "Misericordia et misera", which concludes the Year of Mercy. Apart from...

Forging ahead

Today is the feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Morning Prayer was led by the Province of Thailand. The Secretary of the...

The Feast of Christ the King, Holy Redeemer Parish, Bangkok

Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016 Today was a very special day for the delegates to the General Chapter. We all took buses into Bangkok to celebrate...

New Cardinal, Archbishop Joseph William Tobin CSsR

As a Redemptorist missionary, Fr. Tobin lived and served with and among immigrants as they created a new home for themselves and their families....

Nov. 19 installation will add another defining chapter to friendship of...

Pope Francis greets Archbishop Joseph W. Tobin of Indianapolis after presenting him with a pallium during a Mass marking the feast of Sts. Peter...

Week Three – Day 15 – Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

Today was a work day. It was spent by the Chapter delegates on the proposals and postulata of Section 3 (Renewed Structures). The voting...

Francis: “The Church is not a football team in search of...

In an interview with Italian Catholic daily Avvenire, Francis said: “Unity is created on the move because unity is a grace we need to...

18th November – Reflecting on Chapter decisions

Morning Prayer was led by the Province of Dublin. Using music and the prayer of St. Patrick, we reflected in silence. Then using the...

Week Three – Day 14 of the General Chapter – Thursday,...

(Feast of St. Elizabeth of Hungary) This afternoon the Moderators, responding to a number of concerns raised by Chapter delegates, raised the issue of the...