October is the Month of the Holy Rosary

15 benefits of praying the Holy Rosary

Did you know that October is the month of the Holy Rosary? These last couple of Saturday’s my church has been praying the Holy Rosary early in the morning. We try and pray one Rosary per Continue reading October is the Month of the Holy Rosary

Don’t FORGET to Pray for the Clergy

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It’s official, my favorite member of the clergy at St. George’s is leaving this Monday. Over the last three years Mother Blessed Sacrament (AKA Mother) has helped me grow spiritually and emotionally. I’ve learned from her and her actions that God really does not give us anything more than we can handle! Prayer is so powerful y’all! When I would seek advice on aspects of my life that were weighing heavy on my heart, she’d reassure me that God was working it out and that she’d pray for me. This weekend I got to thinking, who prays for her? Continue reading Don’t FORGET to Pray for the Clergy

Why Do We Celebrate Easter?

“…It is truly right and just, our duty and our salvation, always and everywhere to give you thanks, Lord, holy Father, almighty and eternal God, through Christ our Lord. For, though innocent, he suffered willingly for sinners and accepted unjust condemnation to save the guilty. His Death has washed away our sins, and his Resurrection has purchased our justification…”

These last few weeks have been a true examination of my faith. In class on Saturday I reviewed with my catechism class that faith is all or nothing. As a Catholic, to have true faith is to embrace all of the tradition and teachings of Jesus Christ. To accept only some parts does not satisfy the definition of true faith. Do I have faith? Continue reading Why Do We Celebrate Easter?

Flashback Post, in Dedication to 9/11 …Where were you?

9/11 where were you?
Today, we’re doing a FLASHBACK post, in dedication to 9/11… Where were you?

Before you head off over to the post I just wanted to take a second to say a prayer.  Will you pray with me for those who were taken from us on that sad day in September?

 Eternal Rest

Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.

Amen.

There are moments in our lives that we can’t remember at all, and then there are some days where we remember every… single… detailWhere were you?

Until then,
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