What is Natural Family Planning?

Natural Family Planning (NFP) represents a holistic approach to family planning. NFP is a scientifically proven & natural way to achieve or avoid pregnancy based on the awareness of a woman’s menstrual cycle & fertility. It is not synonymous to the old “Rhythm Method”. It…

NFP Awareness Week

Natural Family Planning Awareness Week

Today, July 25th is the 43rd anniversary of the Papal Encyclical Humanae Vitae issued by Pope Paul VI. ‘Humanae Vitae‘ is the Latin for ‘Human Life‘. This encyclical reaffirms the Catholic Church’s 2000 year old teaching on marriage, love & parenthood. It is a continuity…

Litany of Reparation

Here is a Litany of Reparation for all our irreverence, blasphemies, sins & sacrileges which have continuously profaned the Most Holy Sacrament.We commit the gravest of all sins when we receive the Eucharist in a state of Mortal Sin. It leads to the death of…

Stewardship Prayers

God has given all of us time and talent which we should use for glorifying his name. Here is a prayer of discernment which will guide us in becoming stewards of our Church. Gracious and Loving God, You are the Lord of the past, present…

An Act of Spiritual Communion

Here is a Prayer to be united with Jesus when you cannot receive the Eucharist. Pray earnestly that Jesus comes into your heart and fills you with his Holy Spirit. My Jesus, I believe that You are present in the Most Holy Sacrament. I love…

Prayer of Reparation to the Holy Trinity

Here is a Prayer of Reparation to the Holy Trinity for our sins and those of the whole world. Let us beg Jesus for forgiveness for all our offenses. We need to pray for the conversion of poor sinners who knowingly or unknowingly commit grave…

Prayer to Mother Mary in Time of Need

Most Blessed Virgin, in your life of glory, remember the sorrows of earth. Look with kindness on those who suffer, who struggle against difficulties, who drink of the bitterness of life. Have pity on those who love each other and are separated. Have pity on…

Novena to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

Our Lady of Mount Carmel is the title given to the Blessed Virgin Mary, in her role as patroness of the Carmelite Order. The Scapular of Our Lady of Mount Carmel (also known as the Brown Scapular), is the habit/garment of that Order. The Blessed…

Bible Quiz – Part 3 (The Gospel of Matthew)

Today for the Bible Quiz, I will be covering the Gospel of Matthew Chapters 11-15. (The Holy Bible, Revised Standard Version). You can find earlier parts of the Quiz below. Part 1 (Matthew Chapters 1-5) Part 2 (Matthew Chapters 6-10) God bless you all! Answers…