During my Mom & I's recent completion of "33 Days to Morning Glory" and Our Marian Consecration, we prayed the Rosary of the 7 Sorrows for the first time. We were touched by the beauty of this powerful Marian devotion which has existed since Middle Ages, promoted by the Servite Order, and made better known … Continue reading How To: Pray the Chaplet of the 7 Sorrows of Mary
In the honor of the Month of May or the Month of Mary, I wanted to share a Marian prayer that my Mom and I discovered during our preparation for Marian Consecration through Fr. Micheal Gaitley's, MIC "33 Days to Morning Glory." This meditation on the evangelical virtues of Our Lady provides a deeper insight … Continue reading How to: Pray the Immaculate Conception Chaplet of the 10 Evangelical Virtues of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Keep Alive the Spirit of Christmas & the Light of Christ All Throughout the Christmas Season & New Year! THE MAGNIFICAT My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord, my spirit rejoices in God my Savior for he has looked with favor on his lowly servant. From this day all generations will call me blessed: … Continue reading Christmas Is Coming!
Happy Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe or Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe or the Virgen de Guadalupe, Patroness of the Americas & the Unborn! Our Lady of Guadalupe to Saint Juan Diego: “Know my son, my much beloved, that I am the ever Virgin Mary, Mother of the True God who is the Author of life, the Creator … Continue reading Monthly Devotion: Our Lady of Guadalupe, Pray for Us!
October is a Marian Month and the Month of the Rosary. I'm slowly reading and digesting Fr. Calloway's Champions of the Rosary which I highly recommend as a historical and spiritual overview of the important and heavenly inspired devotion known the rosary. October is the Month of the Rosary. October 7th marks the celebration of … Continue reading How To: Pray the Rosary
The month of September holds a few special Marian Feast Days: September 8th: The Birth of Mary September 12th: The Holy Name of Mary September 15th: Our Lady of Sorrows In honor of these Marian Feasts, the Holy Spirit guided me to praying the Novena to Our Lady of Sorrows as Chronically Catholic Blog's Monthly … Continue reading Monthly Devotion: Our Lady of Sorrows Novena
Litany of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Lord, have mercy. Lord, have mercy. Christ, have mercy, Christ, have mercy. Lord, have mercy, Lord, have mercy. Christ, hear us, Christ, graciously hear us. God the Father of Heaven, Have mercy on us. God the Son, redeemer of the world, Have mercy on us. God the Holy … Continue reading Litany of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
I must mention Our Lady during the week of cultivating meekness and weeding out wrath. She provides an important and beautiful example of the profound strength of a meek heart. Are you seeking intimacy with Christ? Who is a profound example of intimacy with Christ? Who should I turn to? Who should I model? Turn … Continue reading Yes, Jesus, asked us to Love His Mother!
Seeking food for your soul? Establish a morning prayer routine. Identify and designate certain prayers you consistently pray and then expand with petition and thanksgiving. Waking up and praying a Morning Offering helps focus your heart and mind to recognize the most important reality- God and Heaven and your purpose here on this earth. Then … Continue reading Feed Your Soul: Morning Prayer
Please, join me in praying the Immaculate Conception Novena. The novena begins TODAY (Wednesday.) This novena begins 9 days before the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. A few years ago, I remember working in San Antonio, Texas. There are a string of colonial Spanish missions called the "Mission Trail." The one Mission is still an … Continue reading Immaculate Conception Novena