On a trip to Cuba late last year Pope Francis was presented with a letter from our Mary Ward Associates requesting him to beatify and canonise the founder of the Loreto Sisters, Mary Ward.
In the Philippines, people know one thing about IBVM-Loreto. “That’s the order Mother Teresa left, isn’t it?” I feel a bit defensive when I hear this.
My nine year old son has requested a tuxedo for Christmas. It’s no less amusing to me now than when I first saw it on his wish list…