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Recognizing the Presence of Jesus

– by Romano Guardini Now Thomas, one of the twelve, called the Twin, was not with them when Jesus came. So the other disciples told him, “We have seen the Lord.” But he said to them, “Unless I see in his hands the print of the nails, and place  my finger in the mark of […]

The Easter Praise of Christ

We should understand, beloved, that the paschal mystery is at once old and new, transitory and eternal, corruptible and incorruptible, mortal and immortal. In terms of the Law it is old, in terms of the Word it is new. In its figure it is passing, in its grace it is eternal. It is corruptible in […]

The Easter Alleluia

Our thoughts in this present life should turn on the praise of God, because it is in praising God that we shall rejoice for ever in the life to come; and no one can be ready for the next life unless he trains himself for it now. So we praise God during our earthly life, […]

For the 40 days

Find here some interesting articles and reflections to aid you in your 40-day journey in preparation for Easter.

With Jesus in the Wilderness for 40 Days

And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan, and was led by the Spirit for forty days in the wilderness, tempted by the devil. And he ate nothing in those days; and when they were ended, he was hungry.

Our new “refreshed” image

The Sword of the Spirit logo was designed by a team of artists more than 10 years ago and it was time to give it some maintenance. That is why in the last few months of 2020 we asked a graphic designer to propose some basic changes that would modernize and stylize our logo to […]

Our Resources – Video Series

We have produced a short video series highlighting many of our resources. Watch it here and follow the links to find all of them:

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2021

Week of prayer for christian unity - the vine and the branches

Introduction The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is actually an eight-day observance or “octave” of prayer. It has been this way since the beginnings of this international movement in 1908. This is now the Sword of the Spirit’s 11th year of participating internationally in this worldwide observance.  This year we are using the Bible passages proposed […]

COVID-19 – A Sign from God? 
Part 3, December 2020

– by Bruce Yocum December, the end of the calendar year 2020, and COVID-19 is still with us. Here in England, where I am living, severe new restrictions have just been introduced, eliminating almost all possibility of people celebrating Christmas together with more than immediate family or household. There is concern that a new strain […]

Pray for Honduras and Nicaragua

On November 3rd ETA hit the coast of Honduras and Nicaragua as a category 4 hurricane. Four days of intensive rains flooded many cities and villages mainly in the north coast, and caused devastating damages to the agricultural and manufacturing industry.  Our communities in those countries were impacted by them. In the case of Fortaleza […]