Tag Archives: Catholic Devotions

From The Heart of Christ On This Valentine’s Day

For the love of Christ controls us, because we are convinced that one has died for all; therefore all have died. And he died for all, that those who live might live no longer for themselves but for him who … Continue reading

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Bishop Homilies On The Holy Family

I came across two homilies given today that I thought worth sharing with you. The first, Archbishop Jose Gomez, of Los Angeles. Listen for these gems his Excellency shared at the cathedral this morning: “In God’s plan of love, marriage … Continue reading

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Feast Of The Holy Family

“Dear brothers and sisters! Today is the feast of the Holy Family of Nazareth. In the liturgy the passage from Luke’s Gospel presents the Virgin Mary and St. Joseph who, faithful to tradition, go to Jerusalem for the Passover with … Continue reading

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Pray For Us Who Have Recourse To Thee

“Times are evil in France and in the world” – The Virgin Mary to Sr. Catherine Labouré, July 18, 1830. Today is the feast of the Immaculate Conception, Mary conceived without sin, in which the Church celebrates the conception of … Continue reading

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Corpus Christi 2012 Quote of the Day

  The Sacrament of the Body of the Lord puts the demons to flight, defends us against the incentives to vice and to concupiscence, cleanses the soul from sin, quiets the anger of God, enlightens the understanding to know God, … Continue reading

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Novena To God’s Divine Mercy

We are only hours away from the Mercy of God shown in Jesus, His Son. Here is the novena to the Divine Mercy, posted in its entirety. Come back to this link for each day’s prayer and meditation for the … Continue reading

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Posts For Holy Week And Beyond

Grateful for the liturgical seasons of the Church, I will be linking and re-posting some things from last year’s Holy Week and Easter Season. In particular I want to recall some posts that I believe are helpful to intercessory prayer … Continue reading

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Out Of The Mouths of Babes – St. Patrick and Give Up Yer Aul Sins

The story of St. Patrick, from the mind and heart of a young Dublin school girl of the 1960’s. The accent is a bit thick at times so you may want to listen more than once – you won’t be … Continue reading

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Mary, The Holy Mother of God

*image credit Collect: O God, who through the fruitful virginity of Blessed Mary bestowed on the human race the grace of eternal salvation, grant, we pray, that we may experience the intercession of her, through whom we were found worthy … Continue reading

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Because I Am Your Merciful Mother

“Hear me and understand well, my son the least, that nothing should frighten or grieve you. Let not your heart be disturbed. Do not fear that sickness, nor any other sickness or anguish. Am I not here, who is your … Continue reading

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