AUTOMATIC SUBSCRIBER MIGRATION TO WWW.CATHOLICSSTRIVINGFORHOLINESS.ORG


AUTOMATIC SUBSCRIBER MIGRATION TO OUR NEW DOMAIN http://WWW.CATHOLICSSTRIVINGFORHOLINESS.ORG  Dear valued subscribers, During the following days, your subscription to this blog, http://www.catholicsstrivingforholiness.com will be automatically migrated to our new domain, http://WWW.CATHOLICSSTRIVINGFORHOLINESS.ORG . This action would allow you to receive via e-mail the new posts which will be published in our new website. Furthermore, http://WWW.CATHOLICSSTRIVINGFORHOLINESS.ORG  has additional features, in…

5th Sunday of Lent: MASS PRAYERS AND READINGS.


5th Sunday of Lent: MASS PRAYERS AND READINGS. The practice of covering crosses and images throughout the church from this Sunday may be observed, if the Conference of Bishops so decides. Crosses remain covered until the end of the celebration of the Lord’s Passion on Good Friday, but images remain covered until the beginning of…

WHAT IS THE BEST AND PERFECT WAY TO ADORE AND THANK GOD?


WHAT IS THE BEST AND PERFECT WAY OF ADORING GOD? In a previous post, we have briefly enumerated the Top 5 Reasons Why We Need to Go to Holy Mass Every Sunday. In this post, we shall answer the question: What is the best and perfect way to adore and thank God? Attending the Holy…

Lenten readings: CONTEMPLATING CHRIST’S PASSION (St. Leo the Great).


Lenten readings: CONTEMPLATING CHRIST’S PASSION (St. Leo the Great). True reverence for the Lord’s passion means fixing the eyes of our heart on Jesus crucified and recognising in him our own humanity.   The earth – our earthly nature – should tremble at the suffering of its Redeemer. The rocks – the hearts of unbelievers – should burst asunder. The…

PRAYER TO ST. JOHN PAUL II


Prayer to St. John Paul II Oh, St. John Paul, from the window of heaven, grant us your blessing! Bless the church that you loved and served and guided, courageously leading it along the paths of the world in order to bring Jesus to everyone and everyone to Jesus. Bless the young, who were your…

Lenten readings: IN PRAISE OF CHARITY (St. Leo the Great).


Lenten readings: IN PRAISE OF CHARITY (St. Leo the Great) In John’s gospel the Lord says: By this love you have for one another, everyone will know you are my disciples. In a letter by John we read: My dear people, let us love one another since love comes from God and everyone who loves is begotten…

4th Sunday of Lent (LAETARE SUNDAY). Mass prayers and readings.


4th Sunday of Lent (Laetare or Rejoice Sunday). Mass prayers and readings. In this Mass, the color violet or rose is used. Instrumental music is permitted, and the altar may be decorated with flowers. On this Sunday the second scrutiny in preparation for the Baptism of the catechumens who are to be admitted to the Sacraments…