Category Archives: Prayer

So, What Do You Do At Adoration?

Eucharistic Adoration – spending time with Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. A time for quiet. Time away from the hustle and bustle of the “real” world outside the Church doors. A time to listen. A time to reflect. A time … Continue reading

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Feast Of The Guardian Angels

Angel of God, my guardian dear, To whom God’s love, commits me here, Ever this day, be at my side, To light and guard, to rule and guide. Jesus, Mary and Joseph, I give you my heart and my soul. … Continue reading

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Offer Your Temptations

We have all heard of redemptive suffering. But did you know that you can also offer up your temptations? I guess that this could be called “redemptive temptation”, and I suspect that most all of us can participate in it…

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Praying Daily

The Redemptorist Father Ferreol Girardey addresses the question of when one ought to pray. There is daily prayer, prayer on particular occasions, morning and night prayer, and constant prayer. In this post, we shall review his thoughts on daily prayer. … Continue reading

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Mass – It’s What’s Forever…

Don’t feel like going to Mass? Yes, it IS a mortal sin to miss Mass without a good reason. And if you decide to miss it now, you will probably decide to miss eternity, too… If you don’t get there, … Continue reading

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What Happens When We Commit Mortal Sin?

Can we receive the Eucharist when we are in the state of mortal sin? How do we know if we are in a state of mortal sin? I was told that receiving the sacrament of the Eucharist while in a … Continue reading

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NOVENA TO SAINT MONICA

NOVENA TO SAINT MONICA Exemplary Mother of the Great Augustine, You perserveringly pursued your wayward son Not with wild threats But with prayerful cries to heaven. Intercede for all mothers in our day So that they may learn To draw … Continue reading

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Novena For Our Nation

Jump in any time! The time is now to call upon God, through the powerful intercession of Our Lady of the Rosary, to heal our country and return it to holiness. This is a nationwide prayer campaign called the “Novena … Continue reading

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Prayers To Archangels St. Michael, Gabriel and Raphael

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Hell – You Really Don’t Want To Go There!

Yes, Hell is real. Yes, there are a LOT of people there! No, being a “nice person” will not keep you out of Hell. No, you really DO NOT want to go there. No, you really Do Not want your … Continue reading

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Bobby McFerrin sings Ave Maria like the angels

Saw this. Had to share it with you…

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Why We Need To Pray The St. Michael Prayer

So, what is wrong with contraception, gay marriage, abortion, etc.? We are created in the image and likeness of God. The image – our physical appearance. The likeness – our nature. We can do something that the Angels and Devil … Continue reading

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A Shorter Introduction To The Rosary

When we pray the Rosary, many, if not most, of us are accustomed to beginning the  prayer with the Apostle’s Creed. But did you know that in many parts of the Church the introduction to the rosary does not include … Continue reading

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The Sorrowful Mysteries Of The Rosary In Scripture

Sorrowful Mysteries:  (Tuesdays and Fridays) The Agony In The Garden The Scourging At The Pillar The Crowning With Thorns The Carrying Of The Cross The Crucifixion The Sorrowful Mysteries (Tuesday and Friday) The Agony In The Garden: Lk 22:39-46 “Then … Continue reading

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