As we enter the season of Lent, Dan and Tom wrestle with the latest set of covid-related guidelines by the bishops, those that call for the use of Q-tips by priests and deacons for the distribution of ashes. We are a sensory Church! But, it seems that anxiety and fear continue to grip many in […]
Pray the Novena to the Holy Spirit
May we receive O Lord, Your mercy in the midst of Your temple, so that we may prepare for the coming solemnity of our healing with fitting honors, through Christ our Lord. Amen.
We talk about why we pray and indeed do a prayer show. The interview is Fr. Leo Pucelli
O God, Who in Your unfathomable providence, are pleased to send Your holy angels to guard us, hear our supplication as we cry to You, that we may always be defended by their protection and rejoice eternally in their company, through Christ our Lord. Amen.
Rosary, Randy Albright, and prayers
O God, Who willed that when Your Son was lifted high on the Cross, His mother should stand close by and share his suffering. Grant that your church participating with the Virgin Mary in the Passion of Christ, may merit a share in His resurrection who lives and reigns for ever and ever. Amen.
My grandfather had a special devotion to St. Joseph. He carried with him the St. Joseph prayer which he would hand out to anyone who seemed receptive to it, regardless of their faith or lack thereof. (Photo credit: “Battle of Dak To, November 1967” – by Gilles Caron)