Prayers

Prayer of Saint Gregory the Great

12 Nov , 2016  

Prayer of Saint Gregory the Great

Patron Saint of musicians, singers, students, and teachers.

Acclaim To The Suffering Christ
O Lord, You received affronts
without number from Your blasphemers,
yet each day You free captive souls
from the grip of the ancient enemy. More…

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Prayer to Saint Andrew Avelino Against Sudden Death

11 Nov , 2016  

Saint Andrew Avelino

(This prayer can be said as a Novena for nine consecutive days)

I. O most glorious saint, whom God has made our protector against apoplexy, seeing that thou thyself didst die of that disease, we earnestly pray thee to preserve us from an evil so dangerous and so common. Pater, Ave, Gloria. More…

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Prayer by St John Crysostom

10 Nov , 2016  

Prayer by St John Crysostom

Patron Saint of: Orators, Preachers, Speakers.

Hail, O Mother! Virgin, heaven, throne, glory of our Church, its foundation and ornament.
Earnestly pray for us to Jesus, your Son and our Lord, that through your intercession we may have mercy on the day of judgment. More…

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PRAYER TO ST. GABRIEL ARCHANGEL FOR OTHERS

10 Nov , 2016  

PRAYER TO ST. GABRIEL ARCHANGEL FOR OTHERS

O loving messenger of the Incarnation,
descend upon all those for whom I wish peace and happiness.
Spread your wings over the cradles
of the new-born babes,
O thou who didst announce the coming of the Infant Jesus. More…

Articles

Brown Scapular Stories

9 Nov , 2016  

Brown Scapular Stories

“Whosoever dies wearing this Scapular Shall not suffer eternal fire!”
— Our Lady of Mt. Carmel to St. Simon Stock (July 16, 1251)

The Devil to Father Velasco:

‘Take it off! Take off that Habit which snatches so many souls from us! All those clothed in it die piously and escape us!’ They then cried that three things particularly torment them: the first is the name of Jesus; the second the name of Mary; the third, the Scapular of Carmel.” More…

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Prayer before the Closing of the Day

8 Nov , 2016  

Prayer before the Closing of the Day

Before the closing of the day,
Creator, we Thee humbly pray,
That, for Thy wonted mercy’s sake,
Thou us under protection take.
May nothing in our minds excite More…

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When Is It Licit To Curse Someone?

8 Nov , 2016  

When Is It Licit To Curse Someone?

With the progressivist mentality dominating almost all the Catholic Church, it has been broadly spread that it is forbidden for any Catholic to curse another person or thing. Here we offer the words of St. Thomas Aquinas, the Universal Doctor of the Church, who teaches otherwise. He explains when it is licit for Catholics to make a curse.

St. Thomas Aquinas

If a man commands or desires evil for another for a good reason, then it is licit. This may be called cursing, not strickly speaking, but accidentally, because the primary intention of the speaker is directed not to evil but to good.
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PRAYER TO ALL THE GUARDIAN ANGELS

7 Nov , 2016  

PRAYER TO ALL THE GUARDIAN ANGELS

O pure and happy spirits whom the Almighty selected to become the Angels and Guardians of men! I most humbly kneel before you, to thank thee for the charity and zeal with which thou execute this commission.

Alas! how many pass a long life without ever thanking that invisible friend to whom they owe a thousand times its preservation! More…

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Prayer to Love God Above All Things

7 Nov , 2016  

Prayer to Love God Above All Things

God, my Father, may I love You in all things and above all things.

May I reach the joy which You have prepared for me in Heaven. More…

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Prayer to the Great Archangels in a Time of Terror and Grief

6 Nov , 2016  

great-archangels-prayer

O Holy Archangels, first and eternal servants of God the Creator,
we call upon thee in recognition of thy heavenly offices,
thou art, Micha-el, the Great Defender,
thou art, Gabri-el, the Holy Adviser,
thou art, Rapha-el, the Bearer of Restoration, More…