Sharing the Word for June 11, 2021
On the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart we especially commemorate Jesus’ loving gift of himself in his death on the cross. To love the Lord Jesus is to be filled with the riches of God.
With the health crisis and unrest facing our world, finding a reason to be joyful may be hard. But it’s important that we smile—even if it’s through tears.
Pope denies cardinal’s request to resign; agrees ‘we have sinned’
Agreeing with German Cardinal Reinhard Marx that Catholic leaders cannot adopt an “ostrich policy” in the face of the clerical sexual abuse crisis, Pope Francis still told the cardinal that he would not accept his resignation as head of the Archdiocese of Munich and Freising.