Sharings

Glorious Mystery: The Resurrection

Imagine, the Lord appearing in front of you, how would you react? Do we truly understand the Resurrection of Christ? We must not only let the truth of the Resurrection sink in; but also allows the effects of the Resurrection to transform our lives. Continue reading

Personal Relationships

Saints who loved praying the Rosary

“You must know that when you ‘hail’ Mary, she immediately greets you! Don’t think that she is one of those rude women of whom there are so many. On the contrary, she is utterly courteous and pleasant. If you greet her, she will answer you right away and converse with you!”
~ St. Bernadine of Sienna

What do you think she would converse about? Just like a mother who is never tired speaking about her child, his likes and dislikes, his achievements and all those little details that only she knows about, Mary is eager to reveal her dear son Jesus to us. Continue reading

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,

“There 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

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Luminous Mystery: Institution of the Eucharist

The Catholic Church tells us that the Holy Eucharist is, ‘The source and summit of Christian life’. In order to fully comprehend and grow in our spiritual walk, it is important to comprehend the true essence of the Eucharist. Just as Christ’s work of salvation could be accomplished by becoming a man in order to redeem man, we can have life in Christ and allow Him to lead us in freedom, only if we are in communion with Him. Continue reading