A Reflection on Pope John XXIII

A reflection by Fr. Thomas Rosica on the even of POpe John XXIII’s canonisation.

Pope John XXIII, who convened the Second Vatican Council, will be proclaimed a Saint on April 27, 2014.

You may also read HERE an interesting article on John XXIII’s pontificate.

The Daily Decalogue of Pope John XXIII

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Pope John XXIII

1) Only for today, I will seek to live the livelong day positively without wishing to solve the problems of my life all at once.

2) Only for today, I will take the greatest care of my appearance: I will dress modestly; I will not raise my voice; I will be courteous in my behaviour; I will not criticize anyone; I will not claim to improve or to discipline anyone except myself.

3) Only for today, I will be happy in the certainty that I was created to be happy, not only in the other world but also in this one. Continue reading “The Daily Decalogue of Pope John XXIII”

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