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Devotion to the Holy Face

Devotion to the Holy Face “This salutary reparation to the Holy Face of Jesus is a divine work, destined to save modern society.” ~ Pope Pius XI All those who honour my face in a spirit of reparation will by doing so perform the office of the pious Veronica. According to the care they take […]

Prayers Pope Benedict XVI requested for All the Laity to know in Latin

From the Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church A) COMMON PRAYERS  The Apostles’ Creed I believe in God the Father almighty, Creator of heaven and earth. And in Jesus Christ, His only Son, our Lord, Who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, […]

ON HEARING MASS DURING LENT ~ Dom Prosper Gueranger

ON HEARING MASS DURING THE SEASON OF LENT The Christian who enters into the spirit of the Church during this Season of Lent, will find an increase in his soul of that holy Fear of God, which the Psalmist tells us is the beginning of wisdom [Ps. cx. 10].  The remembrance of his sincs, the […]

Practice During Lent ~ Dom Prosper Gueranger

PRACTICE DURING LENT After having spent the three weeks of Septuagesima in meditating upon our spiritual infirmities, and upon the wounds caused in us by sin, – we should be ready to enter upon the penitential season, which the Church has now begun. We have now a clearer knowledge of the justice and holiness of […]

The Mystery of Lent – Dom Prosper Gueranger

THE MYSTERY OF LENT We may be sure, that a season, so sacred as this of Lent, is rich in mysteries. The Church has made it a time of recollection and penance, in preparation for the greatest of all her Feasts; she would, therefore, bring into it everything that could excite the faith of her […]