The meaning of fatherhood is leading those entrusted to you on a path to greater joy, a path that helps them become aware that they are loved, that they are sons and daughters.
A living holiness leaves its mark on the land in which we live and renders it sacred– a place of memory of God incarnate.
Below we have transcribed the meditation that Father Mauro Giuseppe Lepori, abbot of the Cistern order, gave in September during the celebration of the Fraternity of St. Charles in Rome.
Sometimes the children who encounter a life within the Church become little missionaries within their own family. A witness from Rome.
To imitate Jesus means to live and work in love for, and obedience to, the Father. This is the true meaning of work.