“I am all yours, and all that I have is yours, O most loving Jesus, through Mary, your most holy Mother” (True Devotion, 233). DAY 22 of 33: SECTION 3: Entering into the 7 last words of Jesus and Mary Contemplating the Sorrowful Mysteries with Mary, St. Maximilian Kolbe, St. Mother Teresa and St.
“Great is the mystery of the faith! This mystery, then, requires that the faithful believe in it, celebrate it, and live from it in a vital and personal relationship with the living and true God. This relationship is prayer” (cf. Catechism of the Catholic Church 2558 emphasis mine). To pray the rosary is to enter
“I am all yours, and all that I have is yours, O most loving Jesus, through Mary, your most holy Mother” (True Devotion, 233). DAY 23 of 33: SECTION 3: Entering into the Mystery of Jesus Carrying His Cross Contemplating the Sorrowful Mysteries with Mary, St. John Paul II and St. Louis de Montfort as
Day 5 Readings and Prayers for St. Louis de Montfort's 33 Day of Consecration to Jesus through Mary – An Online Guide
Readings and Prayers for St. Louis-Marie de Montfort’s Total Consecration to Jesus through Mary 12 Days of Preparation renouncing the spirit of the world Praying over and reading Christ’s Teaching Praying with the Heart Examining our conscience Learning about Mary’s place in God’s plan Day 5 of 33: Meditate on Imitation of Christ, by Thomas á Kempis:
I woke up compelled to address Fr. Gabrielle Amorth’s strong words – words that condemned our apathy toward Medjugorje. (See my other articles for an overview of Medjugorje, St. John Paul II’s position, and a reflection on the transitory nature of Mary’s reported appearances). Fr. Amorth was the Chief Exorcist of Rome for 20 years,
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