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Pray this powerful prayer for the healing of cancer
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January 30, 2018

Pray this powerful prayer for the healing of cancer

St. Peregrine's heavenly intercession has given him the reputation as a "Wonder-Worker." When cancer strikes, it can be a crushing blow not only physically, but spiritually. It is a difficult cross to bear, one that God mysteriously allows in our…
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Do you trust in the Virgin Mary? Speak to her with this prayer…
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January 29, 2018

Do you trust in the Virgin Mary? Speak to her with this prayer…

"Thank you for being a mother who will never leave me..." What better describes a mother than unconditional love for her children, her willingness to succor them, to lift them when they fall, guide them when they are losing their way?…
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5 Prayers for 2018 you might have forgotten, or never heard of at all
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January 28, 2018

5 Prayers for 2018 you might have forgotten, or never heard of at all

Try incorporating them into your prayer life this year   Classic prayers like the Our Father, Hail Mary, Glory Be, and a handful of others from our youth are probably so deeply ingrained in our subconscious that it’s not hard…
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What is the powerful Seven Sundays devotion to St. Joseph?
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January 28, 2018

What is the powerful Seven Sundays devotion to St. Joseph?

A little-known devotion that honors Joseph's joys and sorrows. St. Joseph, while he never spoke a word in scripture, is one of the most beloved saints of Christianity. His silent example of obedient faithfulness is one that spoke much louder…
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Struggling to care for someone who needs you? Use Mother Teresa’s prayer
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January 28, 2018

Struggling to care for someone who needs you? Use Mother Teresa’s prayer

O Jesus, you who suffer, grant that today and every day I may be able to see you in the person of your sick ones and that, by offering them my care, I may serve you. Grant that, even if…
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A prayer for when it’s hard to pray
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January 25, 2018

A prayer for when it’s hard to pray

St. Anselm, who wrote this prayer for friends, confessed to his own "dullness of zeal." This is an excerpt of a prayer from St. Anselm of Canterbury, a Benedictine monk and theologian of the late 11th and early 12th century.…
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Prayer to help the world stand against fake news and embrace truth
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January 25, 2018

Prayer to help the world stand against fake news and embrace truth

May our words be seeds of goodness for the world ... Lord, make us instruments of your peace.Help us to recognize the evil latent in a communication that does not build communion. Help us to remove the venom from our judgments.…
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What’s the pope got to say about fake news?
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January 25, 2018

What’s the pope got to say about fake news?

Read his analysis of what it is, why it happens and what to do about it. And what the real role of journalists should be. Here is Pope Francis’ message for the 52nd World Day of Social Communications. This year, the…
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Not tomorrow, but right now: A procrastinator’s prayer to the Holy Spirit
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January 24, 2018

Not tomorrow, but right now: A procrastinator’s prayer to the Holy Spirit

I have heard your voice, and I don’t want to harden myself and resist, saying “Later …" St. Josemaria Escriva’s mission in the Church was to emphasize the importance of the present moment and current circumstances — this is what…
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3 Powerful sacramentals to have in your home
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January 24, 2018

3 Powerful sacramentals to have in your home

These small religious items pack a big spiritual punch that can protect your family. The use of sacramentals is one of the most misunderstood practices in the Catholic Church. They have been part of the Church’s life from the very…
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