Tag Archives: Blessed Sacrament

The Mass as Spectacle

Three weeks ago at Sunday Mass, I spent an hour in total amazement watching how thoroughly Holy Mass can be reduced to a loud, irreverent spectacle.  After many days of replaying the incident in my mind, I managed to put … Continue reading

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Eucharistic Adoration: rest for a busy life

Posted at Catholic Insight “Don’t omit your visits to the Blessed Sacrament. After saying your usual prayer tell Jesus, really present in the tabernacle, about the cares and worries of your day. And He will give you light and courage … Continue reading

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Visits To The Blessed Sacrament

After her death, St. Teresa of Avila appeared to one of her nuns bearing an important message:  “There should be no difference as far as purity and love are concerned, between the blessed in Heaven and the faithful on Earth, … Continue reading

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“Do This By Your Merits, O My Jesus”

In his efforts to direct me through the Year of Faith, Wise Friend handed me a small book and said, “Pray this and propagate it on your blog.”  The  book is called Visits To The Blessed Sacrament And The Blessed … Continue reading

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Should I Mantilla?

Lately, I’ve been debating with myself (and my family) about whether or not to wear a mantilla at Mass.  Part of me wants to veil and the other part of me is too chicken and self-conscious. The style of my … Continue reading

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40 Hours Devotion

O Lord, I am not worthy That Thou should’st come to me But speak the words of comfort My spirit healed shall be. Oh, come, all you who labour In sorrow and in pain Come, eat This Bread from heaven, … Continue reading

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