The Force Be With You

by Ciel Tagaza “Prayer is the force behind faith,” declared Pope Francis.  I would like to paraphrase by saying that worship keeps us from losing faith (and hope and love).  Even when we don’t feel like doing it, we ought … Continue reading

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Revival (Part 4)

by Ciel Tagaza Read Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3 The Catholic charismatic renewal is a movement acknowledged by the Holy See, but the “testing” of communities’ charisms is left to the clergy, religious and Catholic laity who pastor them. Popes (past … Continue reading

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Revival (Part 2)

by Ciel Tagaza Read Part 1 The Catholic Charismatic Renewal is welcomed by those seeking a revival in faith, hope and love for God in the Catholic Church, but what did our Church fathers – popes past and present – … Continue reading

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