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Prayer to Saint Antony the Great

17 Jan , 2017  

Saint Anthony of Egypt

Feast Day 17 January

O’ Glorious Saint Antony, who upon hearing only one word of the Gospel didst forsake the riches and the ease of thy family, thy native land and the world, in order to retire into the wilderness; who, in spite of thy heavy burden of advanced age and the ravages of severe penance, didst not hesitate to leave thy solitude to rebuke openly the impiety of heretics and to restore wavering Christians to a firmer hold upon their faith with all the zeal of a confessor desirous of martyrdom;
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PRAYER TO ST. RAYMOND OF PENAFORT

7 Jan , 2017  

PRAYER TO ST. RAYMOND OF PENAFORT

St. Raymond of Penafort is the patron of lawyers and canon lawyers.
His feast day is January 7

O redeemer of captive slaves,
those enslaved to sin
and those enslaved
by the clutches of the world –
preach to us this day
the freedom found More…

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Prayer for the Intercession of St. John Neumann

5 Jan , 2017  

saint john neumann

O Saint John Neumann, your ardent desire of bringing all souls to Christ impelled you to leave home and country; teach us to live worthily in the spirit of our Baptism which makes us all children of the one Heavenly Father and brothers and sisters of Jesus Christ, the first-born of the family of God. More…

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Prayer to Saint Genevieve

3 Jan , 2017  

saint genevieve

Patron saint against fever, plague, and disasters. Her feast day is January 3rd.

Saint Genevieve, you who by the days before, penance and prayer, ensured the protection of Paris, intercede near God for us, for our country, for the devoted Christian hearts. More…

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A Prayer To The Holy Innocents

28 Dec , 2016  

A Prayer To The Holy Innocents

Holy Innocents, you died before you were old enough to know what life means, pray for all children who die young that God may gather them into His loving arms.

Holy Innocents, you were killed because one man was filled with hatred, pray for those who hate that God may touch their hearts and fill them with love. More…

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Prayer to Saint John the Evangelist

27 Dec , 2016  

Saint John Evangelist Prayer

Feast Day: 27 December

O Glorious Saint John, you were so loved by Jesus that you merited to rest your head upon his breast, and to be left in his place as a son to Mary. More…

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A Prayer Before Mass (Tuesday, by St. Ambrose)

27 Dec , 2016  

prayer before holy mass tuesday

Who can worthily be present at this Sacrifice, unless Thou, O God, makest him worthy? I know, O Lord, yea, truly do I know, and this do confess to Thy loving-kindness, that I am unworthy to approach so great a Mystery, by reason of my numberless sins and negligences; but I know, and truly with my own heart do I believe, and with my mouth confess, that Thou canst make me worthy, who alone canst make that clean which proceedeth from that which is unclean, and sinners to be just and holy. More…

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Prayer: Our Lady of the Millennium, Mother of the Redeemer

25 Dec , 2016  

Our Lady of the Millennium

by Pope John Paul II

Our Lady of the Millennium, Mother of the Redeemer,
with great joy we call you blessed.

In order to carry out His plan of salvation,
God the Father chose you before the creation of the world.
You believed in His love and obeyed His word. More…

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A Christmas Prayer For The Forgotten

24 Dec , 2016  

Christmas Prayer For The Forgotten

Dear Lord,
as we prepare for your coming.
let us reflect on the journey your earthly parents took.

They were tired and alone,
yet there was no room for them at the inn.
There was no one to lend a helping hand. More…

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Novena to the Divine Child Jesus

21 Dec , 2016  

divine child Jesus

Divine Child Jesus, we believe in You; We adore You; and we love You; have mercy on us, sinners.

We’ve come to this Temple in response to your love. We’ve come in response to your mercy and grace. We are here because You invited us to come before You and to pour out the cares of our hearts to You since You deeply care for each of us. More…