This is a great reflection from Catholic Restoration that goes along with my reflection on the Fifth Glorious Mystery of the Rosary, in which we pray for true devotion to Mary. https://wp.me/p8cBMM-1Bv
Prayed on Wednesdays, Sundays, and every day during the Octave of Easter The First Glorious Mystery: The Resurrection Virtue: Faith Saint: St. Mary Magdalene--It was her great faith that saved her and caused her to turn from sin, as she is believed to have been the woman caught in adultery (John 8:1-11), as well as … Continue reading The Glorious Mysteries
During this month, I'll be going through the mysteries of the rosary and offering a reflection for each of them, along with the virtue associated with each mystery and a saint we can pray to for each mystery to ask for their intercession along with Mary's. I'll start with just a brief overview of each group of … Continue reading The Mysteries of the Rosary
*First of all, today is the feast day of the great founder of the Franciscan Order, St. Francis. As such, it is the name day and feast day of our Holy Father, Pope Francis. We should pray for him every day, but let us especially keep him in prayer today, his special day. October is the month … Continue reading October Devotion: The Most Holy Rosary
On Tuesday, I posted a quote on our Facebook page from St. Therese's autobiography for her feast day in the new calendar but I didn't get a chance to actually do a post. So, I'm doing it today, which is her feast day in the old calendar. St. Therese is known for her Little Way, … Continue reading St. Therese of Lisieux–Patron Saint of Lumen Fidei!
Today, October 2, we celebrate the memorial of the Holy Guardian Angels. How often do you think of your guardian angel? Or even just say the Angel of God prayer? I'll admit, I often overlook my own guardian angel and even neglect to say that simple prayer. But in his homily this past Sunday, our … Continue reading The Holy Guardian Angels
I read a post a couple of weeks ago by a Catholic blog that I follow (which shall remain nameless) that shared a video by a traditional organization calling for the complete denouncement by faithful Catholics of Vatican Council II. In fact, the video's creator even went as far as to use the bold hashtag To Hell with Vatican II. To back … Continue reading Why Denouncing Vatican II Entirely is a Problem