Reflection – The Gift of Roses

December 2, 2017 – “…And to me, my children, give the gift of the rosary, the roses which I love so much. My roses are your prayers pronounced with the heart and not only recited with the lips. My roses are your acts of prayer, faith and love. When my Son was little, he said… Continue reading Reflection – The Gift of Roses

Reflection – Working on Holiness!

December 2, 2017 –“…I turn to you as your mother, the mother of the just, the mother of those who love and suffer, the mother of those who are holy. My children, you too can be holy – this depends on you. Those who are holy are those who immeasurably love the Heavenly Father, those… Continue reading Reflection – Working on Holiness!

Catholics to Pray Rosary Across U.S. to Protect Nation from ‘Islamic Jihad’ and ‘Abortion’

This is wonderful news! I’m so glad to see more Catholics here in the West inspired by the Rosary on the Borders in Poland. It’s so needed here and all over the globe! All prayer-warriors needed! Please join in praying the Rosary on Dec. 12th, the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe! (via LifeSite) There… Continue reading Catholics to Pray Rosary Across U.S. to Protect Nation from ‘Islamic Jihad’ and ‘Abortion’

Reflection – ‘Pray Unceasingly!’

Cathy Nolan of MaryTV shared a transcript of a beautiful Homily from Fr. Maximilian at St. James Parish in Medjugorje about prayer. His words really touched my heart and brought me a lot of encouragement because I sometimes find myself in those struggles of praying with the heart. Some days our prayers are totally right… Continue reading Reflection – ‘Pray Unceasingly!’

All Souls’ Day: Pray for the Holy Souls in Purgatory

Today the Church observes All Souls’ Day. A holy day set aside to honor the souls of the departed waiting to enter Heaven. Unlike All Saints’ Day, All Souls’ Day is not a Holy Day of Obligation. According to traditions and teachings, Catholics believe that through the prayers of the faithful here on earth, the… Continue reading All Souls’ Day: Pray for the Holy Souls in Purgatory

Reflection – Be Prayer!

October 25, 2017 – “Dear children! I am calling you to be prayer in this time of grace. You all have problems, afflictions, sufferings and lack of peace. May saints be models to you and an encouragement for holiness; God will be near you and you will be renewed in seeking through your personal conversion. Faith… Continue reading Reflection – Be Prayer!

Reflection – Keep the Rosary in Hand Always!

I’m going to be honest with you. Writing this reflection this week has been a battle. I’m talkin’ distractedness to the max! Just about everything stole my attention this week during prayers and meditations. And on top of that the fountain of ideas and inspirations had all run dry. I couldn’t think of a good enough… Continue reading Reflection – Keep the Rosary in Hand Always!