PRESUMPTION: WHAT IS IT AND WHY WE HAVE TO WATCH OUT.


Presumption, the overconfidence that God will forgive and save us even if we do not put our part, show contrition for our sins and repair for them through conversion, prayer and sacrifice, is an attitude which God denounced. Sir 5:1-8 Rely not on your wealth; say not: “I have the power.” Rely not on your…

HYMN “PANGE LINGUA” in English.


HYMN “PANGE LINGUA”* in English. Of the glorious Body telling, O my tongue, its mysteries sing, And the Blood, all price excelling, Which the world’s eternal King, in a noble womb once dwelling, shed for the world’s ransoming. Given for us, descending, Of a virgin to proceed, Man with man in converse blending, Scattered he…

A PRAYER TO ST. JOSEPH.


A PRAYER TO ST. JOSEPH. ST. JOSEPH,MOST CHASTE SPOUSE OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY, AND FOSTER-FATHER OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST, You knew how to purely preserve your body, heart and soul, to be the dwelling place of God. You generouly loved, served, and protected Jesus and Mary, and faithfully fulfilled God’s Will even in…

POPE FRANCIS’ MESSAGE FOR LENT 2019


MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR LENT 2019 “For the creation waits with eager longing for the revealing of the children of God ” (Rm 8: 19) Dear Brothers and Sisters Each year, through Mother Church, God “gives us this joyful season when we prepare to celebrate the paschal mystery with mind and heart…

LORD JESUS, MAY WE LOVE YOU MORE TODAY THAN YESTERDAY.


LORD JESUS, MAY WE LOVE YOU MORE TODAY THAN YESTERDAY. Help us do what you want us to do, reject what you reject, uproot and avoid what separates us from you, be generous in overcoming ourselves to serve you in our brethren, and offer you our sacrifices and work well done, knowing that you are…

“WITHOUT LOVE, EVERYTHING IS IN VAIN (St. Maximus the Confessor).”


“WITHOUT LOVE ,EVERYTHING IS IN VAIN (St. Maximus the Confessor).” Charity is a right attitude of mind which prefers nothing to the knowledge of God. If a man possesses any strong attachment to the things of this earth, he cannot possess true charity. For anyone who really loves God prefers to know and experience God…

ST. JOHN PAUL II ON THE PRAYER TO ST. MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL.


ST. JOHN PAUL II ON THE PRAYER TO ST. MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL.   “May prayer strengthen us for the spiritual battle that the Letter to the Ephesians speaks of: ‘Be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might’ (Ephesians 6:10). The Book of Revelation refers to this same battle, recalling before our…