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Praying To Dead People?

Earlier today, I saw this exchange on a Twitter feed: I say this in love: Nowhere in the Bible does it say to pray to dead saints or Mary. We are to pray to our Father in heaven in Jesus’ … Continue reading

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Prayer To St. Joseph

Prayer To St. Joseph O St. Joseph, whose protection is so great, so strong, so prompt before the Throne of God, I place in you all my interests and desires. O St. Joseph, do assist me by your powerful intercession … Continue reading

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Why We Pray

Why do we need to pray? It’s true that God knows everything. It’s true that we cannot possibly add to His wisdom. It’s true that we cannot change his mind. God is perfect and perfection cannot change and stay perfect. … Continue reading

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Week Of Prayer For Christian Unity

This morning, as I was driving back from Planned Parenthood in the city 40 miles south of me, I was listening to “Go Ask Your Father” on Relevant Radio when the subject of the “Week Of Prayer For Christian Unity” … Continue reading

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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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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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Pray For The Souls In Purgatory

We should pray for the souls in Purgatory every day…

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The Five Prayers Given To The Children At Fatima

Most Catholics are familiar with the Fatima Prayer given to Lucia, Jacinta and Francisco at Fatima. However, many Catholics are not aware that they received more prayers than just the “Fatima” or Decade prayer. And then there are those of … Continue reading

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A Prayer For Priests

Our Priests are human beings, just like you, just like me. The have the same influences around them that we do. They are sinners like us. They need forgiveness like us. And they probably have just about the toughest job … Continue reading

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A Note From Mother Teresa

Some of us pray for the wrong things…  

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The Divine Praises

Blessed be God. Blessed be His Holy Name. Blessed be Jesus Christ, true God and true man. Blessed be the Name of Jesus. Blessed be His Most Sacred Heart. Blessed be His Most Precious Blood. Blessed be Jesus in the … Continue reading

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Ditto…

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I Believe…

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The Earliest Known Prayer To The Mother Of God

We often hear that “Mary worship” didn’t start until the middle ages. Well, that’s not true – “Mary worship” has never started. But prayers asking Her intercession have been in use for almost two thousand years. Here is the earliest … Continue reading

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