IPSBU conducts a Prayer Service on the Eve of Canonization of Blessed Alphonsa

ROME, Italy – IPSBU conducted a prayer service on October 11 at 5 pm at the Church of SS. Biagio e Carlo ai Catinari, Piazza B. Cairoli – 117 near Torre Argentina. Many dignitaries, priests, nuns and lay people from all over the world participated in it. Father Jacob Sirampickal SJ said in his reflection that suffering is part of Christian spirituality. Blessed Alphonsa accepted suffering and became close to Jesus. Chistians must translate their suffering into the real living for a quest for justice. Mother General of the congregation of St. Clare said that Alphonsa loved Christ on the Cross and became a precious gift to all.

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