|Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Honolulu - Feast of Divine Mercy|
|Blessed John Paul II|
|"Jesus, I trust in You"|
|During the Consecration at Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Honolulu|
This is the program for the Beatification Mass. Inside, is a picture I've never seen. I wonder if that is the official beatification portrait that will hang in St. Peter's Square?
|Pope John Paul II with Sr. Teresa Goretti Sept. 1979|
|Note: look closing to see Father Donald Calloway|
|John Nahrgang with Fr. Don van Alstyne|
|Sacred Heart Church, Honolulu|
|Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Honolulu|
|by Ciro Ferri|
The reason of the words of Jesus, "Do not touch me," was afterwards explained to me...I think he made use of those words because of the impetuosity of Magdalen's feelings, which made her in a certain degree forget the stupendous mystery which had been accomplished, and feel as if what she then beheld was still mortal instead of a glorified body. As for the words of Jesus, "I am not yet ascended to my Father," I was told that their meaning was that he had not presented himself to his Father since his Resurrection, to return him thanks for his victory over death, and for the work of the redemption which he had accomplished...