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…

ST. JOSEMARIA ON PRIESTHOOD


ST. JOSEMARIA ON PRIESTHOOD As we celebrate today, Mar. 28, the anniversary of the priestly ordination of St. Josemaria  (1925), let us thank God for the gift of priesthood and pray for the holiness, apostolic zeal and fidelity of all priests. Let us also ask Our Lord to send us vocations to priesthood. Below you…

POPE FRANCIS ON THE PARABLE OF THE BARREN FIG TREE.


POPE FRANCIS ON THE PARABLE OF THE BARREN FIG TREE. Here is a ZENIT translation of the address Pope Francis gave March 24, 2019, 3rd Sunday of Lent, before  praying the midday Angelus with those gathered in St. Peter’s Square. * * * Before the Angelus:  Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! The Gospel of this Third…

CATHOLICS STRIVING FOR HOLINESS NEW WEBSITE.


Dear friends, starting March 25, 2019, your Catholic spiritual resource site, Catholics striving for holiness will have a new domain, http://www.catholicsstrivingforholiness.org Our http://www.catholicsstrivingforholiness.com domain will continue to work till further notice. We kindly suggest that you follow us and subscribe to our catholicsstrivingforholiness.org domain because the new posts will be published there. Thank you for your following and…

PRAYER OF ST. DISMAS, THE GOOD THIEF


PRAYER OF ST. DISMAS, THE GOOD THIEF My Crucified Jesus, wash me with your most Precious Blood. Look upon me as the good thief, who hung on the cross next to You at Calvary. A sinner, paying for his crimes, but recognizes your divinity and begs for mercy and forgiveness and asks: “Jesus, remember me when…

3rd SUNDAY OF LENT. Mass prayers and readings.


3rd SUNDAY OF LENT. Mass prayers and readings. On this Sunday the first scrutiny in preparation for the Baptism of the catechumens who are to be admitted to the Sacraments of Christian Initiation at the Easter Vigil is celebrated with the proper prayers.   ENTRANCE ANTIPHON My eyes are always on the Lord, for he…

FIDELITY TO OUR DIVINE VOCATION: Let us ask it from God through St. Joseph.


FIDELITY TO OUR DIVINE VOCATION: Let us ask it from God through St. Joseph. Fidelity to the Lord is what gives meaning to our lives, no matter what our age or personal circumstances. We know that our earthly happiness depends upon our firm faith exercised and actualized daily, especially during difficult moments. As s spiritual…