Posts Tagged ‘Gaudete et Exsultate’

Apostolic Exhortation: Rejoice and be glad Comments 0

Monday, April 9th, 2018
Rejoice and be glad

Rejoice and be glad Jesus tells those persecuted or humiliated for his sake. The Lord asks everything of us, and in return he offers us true life, the happiness for which we were created. He wants us to be saints and not to settle for a bland and mediocre existence. The call to holiness is Read more

New apostolic exhortation released Comments 0

Monday, April 9th, 2018

A new apostolic exhortation has been released by the Vatican. An apostolic exhortation is considered one of the highest ranking papal documents after Encyclical Letters. The latest exhortation, Gaudete et Exsultate (“Rejoice and be glad”), focuses on the call to holiness in the contemporary world. The exhortation’s title comes from the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:12). This Read more