Sensus Fidelium

Ash Wednesday

  Benedictio cinerum Exáudi nos, Dómine, quóniam benígna est misericórdia tua: secúndum multitúdinem miseratiónum tuárum réspice nos, Dómine. Salvum me fac, Deus: quóniam intravérunt aquæ usque ad ánimam meam. V. Glória Patri, et Fílio, et Spirítui Sancto. R. Sicut erat in princípio, et nunc, et semper, et in saecula saeculórum. Amen Exáudi nos, Dómine, quóniam…


St Valentine 14-February

St. Valentine, Priest and Martyr by Fr. Francis Xavier Weninger The holy Priest Valentine lived at the time of the Emperor Claudius. He was held in high estimation, both by the Christians and heathens, on account of his natural amiability, wisdom and virtue. Claudius himself desired to see him, and on his being brought into…


QUINQUAGESIMA SUNDAY ~ Dom Prosper Gueranger

QUINQUAGESIMA SUNDAY The Church gives us to-day another subject for our meditation: it is the Vocation of Abraham. When the waters of the Deluge had subsided, and mankind had once more peopled the earth, the immorality, which had previously excited God’s anger, again grew rife among men. Idolatry, too, into which the ante-diluvian race had…