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Prayer to have a joyful soul
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January 20, 2018

Prayer to have a joyful soul

From Padre Hurtado, a beloved Chilean saint St. Alberto Hurtado (1901-1952) was canonized by Benedict XVI in 2005. Though not yet well known in English-speaking countries, this Chilean Jesuit priest is much beloved in South America. He is the second…
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5 Prayers to start your morning right
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January 20, 2018

5 Prayers to start your morning right

We all need a little extra help to begin our day. For many of us the morning is the hardest part of the day. The alarm clock always seems to be pestering us and when we think about the day…
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Prayer for my children to Our Lady of Perpetual Help
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January 20, 2018

Prayer for my children to Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Virgin Mother, my Mother, watch over them ... Virgin Mother, my Mother, come to the aid of my children! May your blessing accompany them, guard them, and defend them. May it encourage them, sustain them in every difficulty, and in…
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4 Powerful prayers to pray before work
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January 20, 2018

4 Powerful prayers to pray before work

Work can be turned into something not only practical, but spiritual. Work is an essential part of society. Countless people go to work every day, whether it be in a factory, office, school, or even at home. St. John Paul…
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Struggling with a decision? Try this prayer
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January 20, 2018

Struggling with a decision? Try this prayer

Our Lady is especially honored on April 26 for her ability to counsel us in difficulties. There are constantly situations in life that need discernment. What job should I take? What house should we buy? Should I marry my boyfriend? Is…
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4 Ancient prayers from the earliest Christians
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January 20, 2018

4 Ancient prayers from the earliest Christians

The faith of these Christians was nurtured by the apostles and their immediate successors. During the past century there has been a general movement within Christianity to study the many beliefs and spiritual practices of early Christians. The thought is…
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A Prayer for healing past memories
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January 19, 2018

A Prayer for healing past memories

Sometimes letting go of the past is the hardest action a person can do. We all have something in our past that negatively impacted our life. It could be a memory involving a family member, a stranger, or simply a…
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St. Raphael, a powerful healer for anyone suffering right now
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January 19, 2018

St. Raphael, a powerful healer for anyone suffering right now

The archangel's name in Hebrew means "Divine Healer." Among the three archangels named in the Bible, St. Raphael is probably the least known. This is likely due to the fact that St. Raphael is only found in the Old Testament…
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Depressed? Here’s a patron saint for you
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January 19, 2018

Depressed? Here’s a patron saint for you

St. Dymphna wants to help you see the beauty of life once again. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, an “estimated 16.1 million adults” suffer from depression on a yearly basis. Depression is a major health problem both in…
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The one prayer that Christians can pray together
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January 19, 2018

The one prayer that Christians can pray together

Can you guess which one it is? When Jesus established a Church on this earth, he did not intend it to be a divided house. As St. John Paul II wrote in his encyclical Ut Unum Sint, “The unity of all…
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