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St. Vincent de Paul – To Be Christ Like Begins With Charity

  You will find out that Charity is a heavy burden to carry, heavier than the kettle of soup and the full basket. But you will keep your gentleness and your smile. It is not enough to give soup and … Continue reading

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Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows

Prayer:  Do not forsake me, sweet Mother of Sorrows, because you are my spiritual Mother.  If I confide my salvation to your loving care and faithfully imitate your virtues, I know you will keep me in your Immaculate Heart both … Continue reading

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The Exaltation of the Holy Cross

“We adore Thee oh Christ and we praise Thee … Because By Your Holy Cross, Thou has redeemed the world.” In this feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, the Church invites us to celebrate Jesus Christ’s definitive triumph … Continue reading

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The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Your Nativity, O Virgin Mother of God, was the herald of joy to the whole world; since from thine arose the Sun of Justice, Christ our God, who, destroying the curse, bestowed the blessing, and confounding death, rewarded us with … Continue reading

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Oh Sacred Heart of Jesus, Have Mercy On Us, for We Have Sinned

Act of Reparation to the Sacred Heart of Jesus (official text)  Most sweet Jesus, You have bestowed on men the benefits of Your charity, but their ingratitude only responds with forgetfulness, negligence and spite. Thus here we prostrate ourselves before … Continue reading

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First Friday Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

ACT OF CONSECRATION TO THE SACRED HEART OF JESUS Most sweet Jesus, redeemer of the human race, look down upon us, humbly prostrate before Thy altar. We are yours and yours we wish to be; but to be more surely … Continue reading

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Saint Teresa of Calcutta

Dear Jesus, help me to spread Thy fragrance everywhere I go. Flood my soul with Thy spirit and love. Penetrate and possess my whole being so utterly that all my life may only be a radiance of Thine. Shine through … Continue reading

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