Say this Powerful 30 Day Prayer to St. Joseph

Call on St. Joseph for all your needs, whether spiritual or material   For centuries Christians have turned to St. Joseph as a powerful patron and faithful guardian, father and friend. Invoked as the Glory of home life, Patron of the Dying and Terror of Demons, Christians call upon St. Joseph for healing and conversion, help with their children,… Continue reading Say this Powerful 30 Day Prayer to St. Joseph

Saint of the Day: Pope St. Martin I (TUESDAY, APRIL 13)

The last pope to die as a martyr (d. 655) His life   + Martin was born in Italy and was elected Bishop of Rome in 649. + Soon after his election he convoked a council in Rome to condemn the Monothelite Heresy (which denied the human will of Christ) and the involvement of Emperor Constans… Continue reading Saint of the Day: Pope St. Martin I (TUESDAY, APRIL 13)

PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (TUESDAY, APRIL 13)

Prayer for the Morning   The Lord our God renews the face of the earth: let us praise him. Alleluia! (cf. Ps 104:30)   Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and will be for ever. Amen. Alleluia!   Hymn  … Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (TUESDAY, APRIL 13)

Want to Celebrate Easter Monday at home? Here’s how

Instructions:   This celebration requires the presence of at least two people. If you are alone, it is preferable to simply read the readings and prayers found in the proposed celebration. This celebration is particularly suitable for use with family. In order to respect quarantine measures, you should refrain from inviting others from outside your… Continue reading Want to Celebrate Easter Monday at home? Here’s how

The Blessed Virgin Mary, Our Lady of Solitude (SATURDAY, APRIL 3)

Standing at the Tomb with Mary   + On Holy Saturday, a day when the world is silent with expectation, the Church remembers the sorrow of the Blessed Virgin Mary as she mourned the death of her Son. + In honoring Mary as “Our Lady of Solitude,” we recall the overwhelming sorrow of Mary and… Continue reading The Blessed Virgin Mary, Our Lady of Solitude (SATURDAY, APRIL 3)

PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (SATURDAY, APRIL 3)

Saturday of Holy Week (Holy Saturday) Prayer for the Morning Come, all you who pass by the way,/ look and see/ Whether there is any suffering like my suffering. (Lam 1:12) Glory to the Father…. Amen. Hymn   O sacred Head, now wounded, With grief and shame weighed down, Now scornfully surrounded With thorns, thine… Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (SATURDAY, APRIL 3)

PRAYER FOR THIS EVENING (SATURDAY, MARCH 27)

Prayer for the Evening Vigil of Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord   Worthy is the Lord to receive glory and honor and power: come, let us adore.   Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and will be… Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS EVENING (SATURDAY, MARCH 27)

PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (FRIDAY, MARCH 26)

Prayer for the Morning   He suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died, and was buried. Come, let us adore.   Glory to the Father…. Amen.   Hymn   Throned upon the awe-full tree, King of love, your grief we see. Darkness veils your anguished face; None its lines of woe can trace, None can… Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (FRIDAY, MARCH 26)

PRAYER FOR THIS EVENING (FRIDAY, MARCH 26)

Prayer for the Evening Let us sing to the Lord for his goodness to us! Glory to the Father…. Amen.   Hymn   What wondrous love is this, O my soul, O my soul? What wondrous love is this, O my soul? What wondrous love is this that caused the Lord of bliss To bear… Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS EVENING (FRIDAY, MARCH 26)

PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (FRIDAY, MARCH 26)

Prayer for the Morning   He suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died, and was buried. Come, let us adore.   Glory to the Father…. Amen. Hymn   Throned upon the awe-full tree, King of love, your grief we see. Darkness veils your anguished face; None its lines of woe can trace, None can tell… Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (FRIDAY, MARCH 26)

PRAYER FOR THIS EVENING (THURSDAY, MARCH 25)

Prayer for the Evening We have seen his glory: come, let us worship before him.   Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and will be for ever. Amen.   Hymn   Dawn-star of the world’s redemption Lo! we hail thee… Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS EVENING (THURSDAY, MARCH 25)

PRAYER FOR THIS EVENING (WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24)

Prayer for the Evening   Vigil of the Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord   The angel of the Lord declared unto Mary, and she conceived by the Holy Spirit: come, let us give thanks and praise!   Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was… Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS EVENING (WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24)

PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24)

Prayer for the Morning   God will guard us from all harm: let us give thanks and praise.   Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and will be for ever. Amen.   Hymn   God is my strong salvation, What… Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24)

Saint of the Day: St. Oscar Romero (WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24)

Bishop and Martyr (1917-1980)   + Born in El Salvador in 1917, Oscar Romero was a carpenter’s apprentice during his youth before entering seminary and worked in a gold mine to help support his family. He was ordained a priest in Rome in 1942. + Romero spent several years serving as a parish priest and… Continue reading Saint of the Day: St. Oscar Romero (WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24)

PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (TUESDAY, MARCH 23)

Prayer for the Morning   The Lord listens to our prayer: let us approach the throne of grace.   Glory to the Father…. Amen.   Hymn   O Cross of Christ, immortal tree On which our Savior died, The world is sheltered by your arms That bore the Crucified.   From bitter death and barren… Continue reading PRAYER FOR THIS MORNING (TUESDAY, MARCH 23)