At 9/11 Memorial, An Enduring Message of Forgiveness

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Bible from 9/11

After the terrorist attacks of 9/11 a Bible was found beneath the rubble at Ground Zero. The cover was burned off. It was open to Jesus’ words, “Retaliation. Ye have heard that it hath been said, An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth: But I say unto you, That ye resist not evil: but whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also.” It’s in The New York TimesAn Enduring Message of Forgiveness

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Thank You Pope Francis & Pope Francis Made Me Better Appreciate My Sikh Faith

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Pope Francis at multi religious gathering

A Sikh religious leader who shared the stage with Pope Francis at the multi-faith prayer for peace service shares what he learned: Pope Francis Made Me Better Appreciate My Sikh Faith. Anna Keating thanks Pope Francis for his visit to the US and video from the service at the 9/11 memorial after the jump:

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TCC Video: A Prayer at Ground Zero

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9/11 Memorial

“There was a big sign that said, ‘The Body of Christ.'”

In this moving video, Fr. James Martin SJ, shares his memories from ministering to people at Ground Zero on September 11, 2001, after the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center.  Watch the video after the jump:

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TCC Films: The Top 10 Movies about Saints & The Saint of 9/11

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The St. of 9/11

Fr. James Martin S.J. gives his picks for the Top Ten Movies about Saints and includes the 2006 documentary about the Franciscan priest, Fr. Mychal Judge, fire chaplain in New York City, who was killed on Sept. 11, 2001, while ministering to the firefighters in the north tower of The World Trade Center. Many of these films would be great to watch during Lent. Read the whole list here: Top 10 Movies about Saints. For more read the: Top Ten Novels about PriestsWatch the trailer for The Saint of 9/11 after the jump:

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