The Faithful Wellspring

Reintroducing the Faith to the St. Tarcissus Parish Community

Archive for the ‘History’ Category

Christ has risen alleluia! May you all have a wonderful and blessed Easter. Chrystus zmartwychwstał alleluja! Niech wszyscy mają wspaniałe i błogosławione Wielkanoc.

Current Events History Holiday

“But may God, who grants pardon and loves to save man, in his goodness, give strength to us and make prosperous the Holy See.” ~Pope Alexander VI (Material for a History of Pope Alexander VI, Peter de Roo) The Origins   The Papacy is an institution that dates back two-thousand years into history. Throughout its lifetime, thus far, two-hundred sixty-six (266) men were invested with the title of Supreme Pontiff of the   Read More ...

History Musings Reflections

“Look at His adorable Face. Look at His glazed and sunken eyes. Look at His wounds. Look Jesus in the Face. There, you will see how much He loves us.” ~St. Thérèse of Lisieux (Describing the Holy Infant Jesus)

History Quotes

Pope Benedict XV

Giacomo Paolo Giovanni Battista Della Chiesa (Pope Benedict XV)

History Quotes

“I swear I will faithfully, loyally and honourably serve the Supreme Pontiff [Francis] and his legitimate successors, and also dedicate myself to them with all my strength, sacrificing if necessary also my life to defend them.” ~Papal Guard Commitment of Loyalty (Source: Vatican.va)  We see them so often; whether it’s  in still images, films (fictional or non), graphic-novels or other illustrative formats, and referenced or alluded to in various written novels/stories; that they are practically   Read More ...

History Musings