Category Archives: Catholic Feast Days

Feast of the Holy Souls

A Prayer For The Souls In Purgatory O most gentle Heart of Jesus, ever present in the Blessed Sacrament, ever consumed with burning love for the poor captive souls in Purgatory, have mercy on the souls of Thy departed servants. … Continue reading

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Rorate Coeli- Votive Mass For Our Lady in Advent

“Rorate coeli desuper et nubes pluant justum” (Drop down dew, ye heavens, from above, and let the clouds rain the just) On Friday afternoon we drove the three hours from Jacksonville to Tampa through bouts of pouring rain, on Saturday … Continue reading

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Feast of the Immaculate Conception

Today, as we get ready to enter into the second week of advent, the Church’s liturgical calendar calls us to pause on our headlong dive towards Christmas, with a reflective day to celebrate the Immaculate Conception of the Ever Virgin, … Continue reading

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Feast of the Holy Souls

    Today, on this day after the Feast of the Holy Saints, in which we celebrate the triumph of the Holy Saints, we are called to remember the Holy Souls … those souls who lived good lives. Those souls … 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 Passion of St. John the Baptist

When we say the ‘Passion of St, John the Baptist’… Just what does this mean?… Well, the word passion is actually derived from the Latin word ‘patior’ which means to suffer. It is often the word associated with Christ’s suffering … Continue reading

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