Our Invaluable Faith in Jesus Christ

Posted by on Mar 3, 2016 in 3 O'Clock |

Our Invaluable Faith in Jesus Christ In this “Year of Faith”, it is good to stop and reflect for a moment on what it is we are talking about when we mention the faith. If you ask people, they will give you a variety of answers. This, I think, is the first mistake we are making in the Catholic Church in Ireland. Everything begins with an opinion poll. That is completely the wrong place to begin when discussing the question of the faith. Writing...

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Jesus, Messiah, Saviour of the World

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Jesus, Messiah, Saviour of the World Jesus, Messiah At the centre of the Divine Mercy Devotion is the person of Jesus. Jesus is the Second Divine Person of the Most Blessed Trinity, eternally loved by the Heavenly Father and eternally loving in return. But due to our sinfulness and our need for forgiveness and healing, He took flesh in the womb of the Blessed Virgin Mary and became a man like us in all things but sin. He became one with us in...

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St. Faustina’s life of Intercessory Prayer

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St. Faustina’s life of Intercessory Prayer St. Faustina’s Concern for Mankind “Jesus, I have so much to tell You.” And the Lord said to me with great love, Speak, My daughter. And I started to enumerate the pains of my heart; that is, how greatly concerned I am for all mankind, that “they all do not know You, and those who do know You do not love You as You deserve to be loved. I also see how terribly sinners offend You;...

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Interceeding for Sinners

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Interceeding for Sinners “If you say this prayer, with a contrite heart and with faith, on behalf of some sinner I will give that soul the grace of conversion”. “O Blood and water that gushed forth from the heart of Jesus, as a fount of mercy for us, I trust in You”. The Chaplet of Divine Mercy Jesus is demonstrating to Saint Faustina that our special prayers to Divine Mercy are not just for the person that offers them, but are primarily...

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The Power of St. Faustina’s Intercession

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The Power of St. Faustina’s Intercession A True Miracle Healing of Divine Mercy Devotion “You will be the secretary of my Mercy in this life and the next”. Maureen Dignan’s Illness Before the age of 15, Maureen Digan enjoyed a normal healthy life as an active teenager. Then suddenly, she was struck down with a slowly progressive but terminal disease called Lymphedema. It is a serious disease which causes massive swelling in one or both of...

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The Power of Intercessory Prayer

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The Power of Intercessory Prayer The Prayer of Sinners I was asked by a mother to pray for a daughter, that she felt was in danger of losing her soul. It poses the question how good are our prayers, the prayers of simple sinners, in these situations. For the answer, all we have to do is look in the Diary of Saint Faustina, to see how powerful the Lord has made our intercessory prayer. Jesus said, “If you say this prayer, with a contrite heart...

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