Category Archives: Father’s Messages

Reflection by Pope Francis on the Consecrated life, It is the Year of ‘Consecrated life’ Soul Institute

Pope Francis spoke these words speaking to the Francisian Minors, “These exhortations are of great topical interest; they are prophecies of fraternity and of minority also for our world of today. How important it is to live a Christian and … Continue reading

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Pope Francis speak to Group in Phoenix on Pentecost ‘Soul Institute’

Last Feb I was asked to give the key note talk at a charismatic conference in Phoenix. On Sat night we had an ecumenical prayer meeting. One of the bishops of phoenix talked about how he was at the home … Continue reading

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Pope Francis and the Holy Spirit, Holy Spirit the Spirit of Pentecost, reflections from the ‘ Soul Institute’

Last year Pope Francis attended a charismatic event in Rome’s Olympic stadium. Among many gens Pope Francis said to crowd of fifty-two thousand people from 55 countries, ” Allow God to be God, he said. “Never lose the freedom that … Continue reading

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Teaching on Charisms From “Vita Consecrata” ‘Soul Institute’ Faithfulness to the charism

John Paul II writes in ‘Vita Consecrata’ “Faithfulness to the charism. In the first place, there is the need for the fidelity to the founding charism and subsequent spiritual heritage of each institute. It is precisely in this fidelity to … Continue reading

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The charim of spiritual direction and the laity. Reflection from the ‘ Soul Institute’

The charim of spiritual direction and the laity. “The accompaniment of men and women religious can be a problem,” acknowledged the Pope. “In my former diocese, I always said to the nuns who came to ask for advice, ‘Tell me, … Continue reading

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Mass for the intentions of the Holy Spirit, Mary the little Arab

Yesterday May 16 Pope Francis made Mary the little Arab a Saint. She started a convent in the Holy Land. She had tons of charisms. She was killed and came back to life.A woman dressed in blue, ‘The Blessed Mother’ … Continue reading

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A little story Poem By father Stefan ‘Gold In the Belly of the Whale’

He found himself not knowing how in the belly of a whale. He felt like Frodo. There was mountains of gold all around him. From the ceiling fell a huge and beautiful chandelier. It was majestic. He asked himself should … Continue reading

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Today is Feast of St Matthias, teaching on the Charism of an Apostle “Soul Institute” From book “Primal Fire”

Apostles are sent with a specific God-given assignment to lay a foundation for the expansion of the Church, and they are mature enough to equip others to do the same. The Greek word ‘apostolos’ from which we get our word … Continue reading

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Reflection from ‘Vita Consecrata’ Pope Francis year for the Consecrated Life ‘Soul Institute’ Virgin Mary, Model of consecration and discipleship

John Paul II in ‘Vita Consecrata’ writes, “Mary is the one who, from the moment of her Immaculate Conception, most perfectly reflects the divine beauty, ‘All beautiful’ is the title with which the Church invokes her. ‘The relationship with Mary … Continue reading

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In Today Gospel Jesus call us Friends Reflection from Soul Institute May 10 2015

There are many kinds of friendship. The ancient Greeks said that there are many kinds of friendship. There are friendship that are self serving. You help me, I help you. There are friendships that center on an activity such as … Continue reading

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