Personal Relationships

15 promises granted by Mary to those who recite the Rosary

The Holy Rosary is an enormous source of grace and spiritual protection and is one of the most powerful prayers of the Catholic Church. Sister Lucia dos Santos, one of the children to whom our Lady appeared at Fatima, once said,

‚ÄúThere is no problem, no matter how difficult it is, whether temporal or above all spiritual, in the personal life of each one of us, of our families … that cannot be solved by the rosary. There is no problem, I tell you, no matter how difficult it is, that we cannot resolve by the prayer of the Holy Rosary.”

After the holy sacrifice of the mass, the holy rosary is the prayer most pleasing to our Lady. Continue reading

Sharings

Lenten Reflections | Jesus meets his mother

When we see the meeting of the Mother and Son, we are witnessing perfect love, not just of the love for each other, but their love for all mankind, both placing themselves upon the altar of Calvary so that we can be freed from sin and eternal death.
He blessed us with a daughter, but we are merely caretakers and I had to let go of my possessiveness of her. Continue reading