Category Archives: Prayers/Devotions

Respecting the Real Presence through Silence and the Obligation to Stay for the Whole Mass

Here are two great tips/reminders for when you go to Mass this Sunday concerning proper reverence for the Real Presence of Our Lord and how to properly fulfill your Sunday obligation: Silence Many people view time after Mass as a … Continue reading

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The Mystical Body of Christ Bears the Cross of Christ

“Simon represents all of us. As members of the Mystical Body of Christ, we should all help Jesus to carry His Cross.”—Dom Columba Marmion, O.S.B. Continue reading

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Litany of Loreto

In honor of the month of May, the month of the Blessed Virgin Mary, pasted below* is a popular Litany to Our Lady, the “Litany of Loreto.” Please be sure to pray it, especially during the remainder of this month! … Continue reading

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“Regina Coeli,” an Easter Season Midday Prayer

I recently shared the “Angelus” prayer, which is considered a midday prayer. In the Easter Season (from Easter Sunday through Pentecost), the Angelus is replaced by the Regina Coeli/Caeli, a beautiful prayer which I quote as follows from EWTN:   … Continue reading

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The Angelus (A Midday Prayer)

Below I’ve pasted a really neat prayer called the Angelus, as it was posted by EWTN (https://www.ewtn.com/Devotionals/prayers/Angelus.htm). According to a daily prayer booklet I have (put out by the Priests of the Sacred Heart), this is considered a midday prayer. … Continue reading

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Revised Fátima Trivia—by Cameron Daly

Wishing you a blessed 100th Anniversary of Our Lady of Fátima’s September apparition! “Say the Rosary every day to obtain peace for the world”—Our Lady of Fátima (quoted from https://www.ewtn.com/Devotionals/prayers/rosary/). So I realized that I was mistaken the last time I … Continue reading

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Prayer to St. Dymphna–posted here by Cameron Daly

I don’t know if I had ever heard of St. Dymphna before this past Sunday; but, considering that she’s the patron saint of mental disorders and illnesses, a prayer to her seems like a relevant one to upload. Many people … Continue reading

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“Litany of Our Lady of Seven Sorrows,” posted by Cameron Daly

Wishing you all a blessed month of September! The Catholic Church recognizes September as the month of Our Lady of Sorrows; to honor that, here’s the Litany of Our Lady of Seven Sorrows, “composed by Pope Pius VII while held … Continue reading

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Litany of the Immaculate Heart of Mary—posted by Cameron Daly

A picture in the sacristy of my church featuring a wood carving of Our Mother of Sorrows. The swords represent her Seven Sorrows.   Wishing you all a blessed month of August! August is recognized by the Church as the … Continue reading

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Wishing you a Blessed Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus!–by Cameron Daly

  Today, the Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus! Below are the Mass readings for today, along with the promises Jesus made through St. Margaret Mary to those who are devoted to His Sacred Heart and … Continue reading

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