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Stations of the Cross for busy people
Prayers
February 22, 2018

Stations of the Cross for busy people

A simple option for those who want to pray the Stations, but can't seem to find the time The Stations of the Cross, or Via Crucis, is a devotion commonly associated with Lent, but it shouldn’t be limited to just 40 days…
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Worried about your children? Say this prayer to their guardian angels
Prayers
February 21, 2018

Worried about your children? Say this prayer to their guardian angels

When we can't protect them, our children's guardian angels are a powerful aid against harm. The world is a dangerous place. When you leave the comforts of your home there is no telling what may happen to you or your…
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Prayer for God’s protection
Prayers
February 19, 2018

Prayer for God’s protection

"I praise you as my constant helper, and call on you as my loving protector." Living in a hostile world is not easy and often we will find ourselves crying out to God like King David to come to our…
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3 Powerful devotions for Fridays during Lent
Prayers
February 15, 2018

3 Powerful devotions for Fridays during Lent

Enrich your Lent with these lesser known devotions in memory of Christ's Passion. Lent is a special time in the Church’s calendar when a particular focus is placed on Christ’s Passion and death. It allows us the opportunity to meditate…
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Boldly proclaim your love of God with this beautiful litany
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February 14, 2018

Boldly proclaim your love of God with this beautiful litany

Send God this Valentine today. In response to a question regarding the “greatest commandment,” Jesus says to his disciples, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.…
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Longing to see Christ’s face? Begin with this litany
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February 13, 2018

Longing to see Christ’s face? Begin with this litany

Tuesdays, and especially the Tuesday of Mardi Gras, are dedicated to devotion to Jesus' face, Lord, have mercy on us. Christ, have mercy on us. Lord, have mercy on us. Christ, hear us. Christ, graciously hear us. Holy Virgin Mary,…
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Begin Lent with this powerful prayer to St. Michael the Archangel
Prayers
February 13, 2018

Begin Lent with this powerful prayer to St. Michael the Archangel

This prayer reminds us of the great spiritual battle that occurs in our own Lenten desert. The holy season of Lent is chiefly inspired by the decision of Jesus to prepare for his public ministry by first going into the…
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Not inspired to pray? Try this powerful prayer of Clement XI
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February 8, 2018

Not inspired to pray? Try this powerful prayer of Clement XI

It is marvelously crafted to inspire the depths of your soul. Finding the right words during prayer can often be a difficult task. We may want to pray, but sometimes our heart is not in it. To help us overcome…
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Prayer to St. Monica: Help my child turn to Christ!
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February 2, 2018

Prayer to St. Monica: Help my child turn to Christ!

"Your son, Augustine, wandered, too..." Beloved Saint Monica, Mother of the great saint, Augustine of Hippo — Father and Doctor of the Church — had her hands full with her son who was both a brilliant student and something of a youthful…
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A prayer of exorcism taught by Saint Anthony
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January 31, 2018

A prayer of exorcism taught by Saint Anthony

To pray any time of day, and defeat temptation Popular tradition holds that St. Anthony taught a prayer to a poor woman who sought help against the temptations of the devil. The Franciscan Pope Sixtus V had the prayer — also called “the motto of St. Anthony” — engraved into the base of the…
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