Monthly Archives: December 2011

Holy Mary, MOTHER OF GOD, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death.

   Hello everyone; happy Feast of Mary the Mother God and a blessed New Year. Today, we celebrate the Holy Motherhood of the Blessed Virgin Mary. She is the Mother of God and our mother as well. Therefore, let us … Continue reading

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“The Word was made man; He lived among us.”

  Hello everyone. Today, we celebrate the Feast of the Holy Family; and we are given an opportunity to reflect on the sanctity of marriage and life. The family, rooted in a faithful Christian marriage is the earthly manifestation of … Continue reading

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“Tomorrow will be the day of your salvation, the sinfulness of earth will be destroyed.”

   Merry Christmas Everyone! Thank you Almighty God for sending Your Only Begotten Son, our Lord Jesus Christ to be our Redeemer. Thank you Blessed Mother for giving birth to Him in the fullness of time. AVE REGINA CAELORUM English: … Continue reading

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Pray for us O Holy Mother; you who bore the Great Physician and Remedy of our illness of sin.

   Hello everyone. I know my posting has been a bit disappointing this week. It’s the week before Christmas and I have written nothing heralding the coming of the Christ Child. My apologies, but truth be told, I’ve been sick … Continue reading

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“My soul doth magnify the Lord.”

 Hello everyone. Today is Saturday, the day of the week dedicated to the Blessed Mother. Please be so kind as to join me, praying the Magnificat – her own glorious prayer – in her honor.   The Magnificat   My … Continue reading

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Fr. Cyril of the Mother of God’s version of “The Night before Christmas.”

 As everyone who follows my blog knows, the Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary Help of Christians at Holy Hill and the Discalced Carmelite Friars, who serve at the Basilica, hold a very special place in my heart. As … Continue reading

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Sancta Dei Génetrix – Ora Pro Nobis

   Hello everyone. In addition to being Saturday – the day of the week dedicated to the Blessed Mother – today we also celebrate Our Lady of Loreto. So please join me in praying The Litany of Loreto in her honor. … Continue reading

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