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If you're struggling with the Rosary, one of these resources is sure to help

During this month of the Rosary, many of us are trying to recommit ourselves to praying the Rosary more frequently, perhaps daily. But while the Rosary is always a powerful prayer, it isn’t necessarily an engaging one—not for everyone, anyway. 810 more words

Spirituality

Our Lady of Medjugorje - Ivan's Prayer Group Apparition - October 19, 2018

Our Lady of Medjugorje
Ivan’s Prayer Group Apparition on top of Apparition Mountain – October 19, 2018
https://www.medjugorje.com/medjugorje-today/headlines/sunrise-sunset-swiftly-flow-the-years.html

The apparition tonight began at approximately 9:00 PM and lasted 7 minutes. 233 more words

Catholic

To the Incorruptible Maiden

A Prayer By St. Nektarios of Aegina

O Theotokos, Virgin Mary, it is indeed a dread and ineffable mystery,
what has been done in you. 309 more words

Carmelite

The 9 oldest images of Mary

As summarized in a recent article, the Old and New Testament provide many descriptions of the words and actions of Jesus but none about his looks. 1,264 more words

Art

Marian Lyrics from the Middle Ages

Three Marian songs, one of which was familiar to me, and the other two were not. I have put them (clumsily) into modern English, but included the originals beneath each one. 609 more words

Poetry

Saint Luke

Saint Luke, Evangelist

The goodness and kindness of God our Saviour hath appeared to all men (Tit. ii. 11; iii. 4.). It would seem that the third Evangelist, a disciple of St. 1,907 more words

Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque

Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque

Virgin, Apostle of the Sacred Heart
(1647-1690)

Saint Margaret Mary, a soul of divine predilection, was born at Terreau in Burgundy, on July 22, 1647. 644 more words