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My Saturday devotion to Mary posts

Mary, Mother and Queen of the Apostles–Be With Us!

“Jesus Christ is counting on you! The Church is counting on you! The Pope is counting on you! May Mary, Mother of Jesus and our Mother, always accompany you with her tenderness: “Go and make disciples of all nations.” Amen.” … Continue reading

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“O daughter Zion, shout for joy…. your King shall come to you!”

This weekend, we celebrate Palm Sunday and commemorate Our Lord’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem. We also recall, as we listen to His Passion read aloud, how in a matter of days the crowd crying “Hosanna to the Son of David,” … Continue reading

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“Not my will but Thine be done.”

One of my favorite Lenten devotions is the Stabat Mater. Whether I’m praying this beautiful prayer or listening to its musical composition either by Giovanni Pergolesi or in the traditional Gregorian Chant, I always find that my soul is uplifted … Continue reading

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Immaculate Mary we sing thy praises with joy

Ave Maria! Today is Saturday, the day of the week on which we, in the Catholic tradition, honor the Blessed Mother! On Monday, we will celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. In anticipation of this great feast, I … Continue reading

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Prayer for the victims of yesterday’s tragedies.

Yesterday two terrible, bloody tragedies struck young school children in countries a half-a-globe apart. In the United States, a shooter went on a rampage in an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, killing 27 people including himself. In China, individual entered … Continue reading

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God Bless America!

So, everyone, let me simply state the facts. There’s a very important election, coming up in just a few short days; an election that could possibly be the most defining for this great nation since its birth. I’ve not even … Continue reading

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Prayer to Mary, the New Eve

Hello everyone, today is Saturday, the day of the week which, traditionally, the Church has dedicated to the Blessed Mother! This is also the Month of October, which the Church as also traditionally held as “Respect Life Month.” With all … Continue reading

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