Father Girardey further explains why mental prayer is necessary to live a virtuous life.
“In order to know ourselves, we have also to know our relation, our duties towards God and what is required to fulfil them. 370 more words
(Dictated by Our Lord to Sister Marie de Saint-Pierre in Reparation for Blasphemy)
May the Most Holy, Most Sacred, Most Adorable, Most Mysterious and Unutterable Name of God be praised, blessed, loved, adored and glorified in Heaven, on earth, and in the hells, by all God’s creatures, and by the Sacred Heart of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ in the Most Holy Sacrament of the Altar. Amen
Feast of the Seven Dolors of the Blessed Virgin Mary
The Liturgical Year
by Dom Prosper Louis Paschal Guéranger, O.S.B., 1904
White Double of the Second Class. 3,070 more words
Noble in birth, rich, and exceedingly beautiful, Catherine had as a child rejected the solicitations of the world.
At sixteen years of age she found herself promised in marriage to a young nobleman of dissolute habits, who treated her with such harshness that, after five years, wearied out by his cruelty, she somewhat relaxed the strictness of her life and entered into the worldly society of Genoa. 154 more words