Prayer for the Poor Souls in Purgatory

O Most gentle Heart of Jesus, ever present in the Blessed Sacrament, ever consumed with burning love for the poor captive souls in Purgatory, have mercy on the souls of Thy departed servants. Be not severe in Thy judgements, but let some drops of Thy…

The Way of the Cross by Saint Alphonsus Ligouri

The Stations of the Cross, or Way of the Cross, is a form of devotion commemorating the Passion and death of Christ, consisting of a series of 14 meditations, or stations. Here is a version of “The Way of the Cross” by Saint Alphonsus Marie…

Pope Benedict XVI

Yesterday, as I saw our beloved Pope Benedict XVI saying his farewell, my eyes swelled with tears and my heart felt heavy. I don’t have enough words to thank our beloved Papa for all that he has done for Christ’s Church. His last tweet was…

The Golden Arrow Prayer

The “Golden Arrow” prayer is a part of the Roman Catholic Devotion to the Holy Face of Jesus. It is based on the visions revealed by Our Lord Jesus Christ to Sister Marie of St. Peter (Carmelite Nun) at Tours, France. It is a powerful…

The Regina Coeli

The Regina Coeli (Queen of Heaven) is traditionally prayed instead of ‘The Angelus‘ during Paschal Time (from Holy Saturday through the evening of the Saturday after Pentecost). It is traditionally prayed in the morning (6 am), at noon, and in the evening (6 pm). V….

The Confiteor (I Confess)

The Confiteor (named from Latin) or “I Confess” is part of the introductory prayers recited at every Mass. It is a general confession of one’s sins. Here is the traditional form of this prayer. It is a translation of the traditional Latin prayer (1962 Roman…

Litany of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

This Litany to the Immaculate Heart of Mary was composed by Blessed Cardinal John Henry Newman. Lord, have mercy. Lord, have mercy. Christ, have mercy. Christ, have mercy. Lord, have mercy on us. Lord, have mercy on us. Christ, hear us. Christ, graciously hear us….

Prayer for Our Children to Our Lady of Divine Providence

The greatest responsibility of parents is to pray for their children and guide them to Jesus and teach them about Catholic faith, so that at the end of their earthly journey, their souls may be in Heaven. Here is a daily prayer to our Blessed Mother for…

Prayer for Religious Liberty

The Catholic Bishops of United States are fighting the “HHS Insurance Mandate for Contraception/Sterilization Coverage” as it an attack on the rights of conscience. We need to support our Bishops and pray for Religious Freedom. The following prayers may be used in solidarity with the…

Novena to Saint Joseph

It is said that this prayer was found in the fiftieth year or Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  In 1505 it was sent from the Pope to Emperor Charles when he was going into battle.  Whoever shall read this prayer, or hear it or…