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Devotion to The Maria Bambina

Devotion to The Maria Bambina The Italian words “Maria Bambina” mean “Baby Mary.” Although the Holy Childhood of the Blessed Virgin, under the image of Our Lady as an infant, is honored in Mexico, Poland and Italy, relatively few Catholics in the United States know of this devotion. Several saints, including St. John Eudes, St. […]

9 Day Consecration to Mary by St Maximilian Kolbe

NINE DAY PREPARATION FOR UNLIMITED CONSECRATION As one prepares for unlimited Marian Consecration the number of days, per se, are not important but rather the disposition of one’s heart, seeking to reach into the very depths of oneself, as it were, to knowingly and willingly offer mind, heart and will to the Immaculate. Our disposition […]

Night Adoration in the Home ~ Fr Mateo

Night Adoration in the Home LETTERS FROM HIS HOLINESS, PIUS XI TO FATHER MATEO The Vatican, April 4, 1929 Most Reverend Father, The Sovereign Pontiff gladly received the letters in which so many bishops give their approbation to the work of Nocturnal Adoration. These letters, coming from you as a homage on behalf of all […]

Novena in Honor of St. Joseph, Spouse of Our Lady (Beginning March 10)

Novena in Honor of St. Joseph, Spouse of Our Lady (Beginning March 10) from the 1910 Raccolta. From Rev. F.X. Lasance’s “Prayer-Book For Religious,” 1914, Benziger Brothers. [Piux IX, by a rescript of the S.C. of Indulgences, Nov. 28, 1976, granted to all the faithful who, with contrite heart, devoutly make at any time during […]

Novena to the Holy Face (Begins Sexagesima Sunday Ending on Mardi Gras)

“I firmly wish that my face reflecting the intimate pains of my soul, the suffering and love of my heart, be more honoured! Whoever gazes upon me already consoles me.” (Our Lord Jesus Christ to Sister Pierina) This novena prayer may be said at any time, but especially in the nine days leading up to […]

The Litany of Jesus Christ, Priest and Victim (Pray For Priests)

The Litany of Jesus Christ, Priest and Victim For private use only. Lord, have mercy. ℟. Lord, have mercy. Christ have mercy. ℟. Christ, have mercy. Lord, have mercy. ℟. Lord, have mercy. Christ hear us. ℟. Christ, hear us. Christ graciously hear us. ℟. Christ, graciously hear us. God the Father of Heaven, ℟. […]

Charlotte diocese proclaims ‘Year of St. Joseph’ for 2020

(From the Year of St Joseph website). Bishop Peter Joseph Jugis announced that the Diocese of Charlotte will celebrate 2020 as the “Year of St. Joseph” to commemorate the 150th anniversary of St. Joseph being solemnly declared Patron of the Catholic Church by Pope Pius IX in his decree Quemadmodum Deus. Throughout the year we […]

Resistance Radio Episode 17: Garcia Moreno & Our Lady of Quito

I decided to do a podcast on the Preface of the book by Fr Augustine Berthe “Garcia Moreno” … the photos I mentioned are posted below Novena Prayer For the Canonization of Gabriel Garcia Moreno Catholic President of Ecuador Oh Holy Virgin of Lourdes, remember that thy servant Garcia Moreno promised to defend thy Immaculate […]

Novena in Honor of Our Lady’s Divine Maternity (Beginning October 2)

Novena in Honor of Our Lady’s Divine Maternity (Beginning October 2) [May be said in public or private. i. 300 Days each day. ii. Plenary, on the Feast or during the Octave. I, II, IV. (See Instructions, p. I, 1910 Raccolta.)] —Pius VII, Mem., August 12, 1815; Pius VIII, July 9, 1830. From all eternity […]