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Eid al-Adha: History, Significance, and Celebrations of the Festival of Sacrifice

Eid al-Adha: History, Significance, and Celebrations of the Festival of Sacrifice

Eid al-Adha is a crucial festival in Islam, marking the end of Hajj and commemorating Prophet Ibrahim's devotion to Allah. Celebrated on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah, the Festival of Sacrifice involves the ritual slaughtering of animals that symbolize obedience, trust, and gratitude to God.

Pope Francis Highlights Holy Spirit's Power in Regina Coeli Address this Pentecost Sunday

Pope Francis Highlights Holy Spirit's Power in Regina Coeli Address this Pentecost Sunday

On Pentecost Sunday, Pope Francis delivered the Regina Coeli address, focusing on the Holy Spirit's role in transforming lives. He urged the faithful to engage with the Gospel, embrace personal prayer, and speak kindly. The Pope also sought the Blessed Mother's intercession for greater receptivity to the Holy Spirit's guidance.