We Can Be Transformed by Holy Communion

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We Can Be Transformed by Holy Communion by Val Conlon In her Diary, St. Faustina wrote, “I find myself so weak that were it not for Holy Communion I would fall continually. One thing alone sustains me, and that is Holy Communion. From it I draw my strength; in it is all my comfort. I fear life on days when I do not receive Holy Communion. I fear my own self. Jesus concealed in the Host is everything to me. From the tabernacle I draw strength,...

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Never Be Satisfied

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Never Be Satisfied Start Again We all need a New Year. We all need to begin again. That is why these first weeks of 2012 are so important. We can become cynical and say that in the past we have made many New Year’s resolutions and we have not kept them. But, as Christians, such thoughts must never fill our minds. A Christian, believing in the Resurrection of the Lord, is always filled with hope and a belief in a better future. We are loved by...

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The Promises of Jesus to those who Pray the Chaplet

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The Promises of Jesus to those who Pray the Chaplet Introduction In the Diary of St. Faustina, she recorded a number of promises which Jesus made to those devoted to His Divine Mercy. We selected a few of the most powerful of these promises for this article, with a special focus on praying the Chaplet of Divine Mercy. It is worth reading these promises a number of times to fully understand them.   Promises for Praying the Chaplet “Oh,...

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Saving a Soul May Depend on You

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Saving a Soul May Depend on You The Need to Pray for Sinners In the message given to St. Faustina, Jesus emphasises many times the need to pray for sinners: “The loss of each soul plunges Me into mortal sadness. You always console Me when you pray for sinners. The prayer most pleasing to Me is prayer for the conversion of sinners” (Diary 1397). “Gather all sinners from the entire world and immerse them in the abyss of My...

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The Power of Prayer by Blessed Fr. Michael Sopocko

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The Power of Prayer by Blessed Fr. Michael Sopocko Ask and You Shall Receive Our Lord showed the need for prayer when He said, “Without me, you can do nothing”. (John 15:5) Then He assured us of the power of prayer, “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened”...

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How to Pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy

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How to Pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy by Val Conlon The following is the passage from the Diary where Jesus explains to St. Faustina how to pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy. It is important to remember that this is a truly special prayer as it was created by Jesus for us as a special element of the new Devotion to Divine Mercy. Jesus spoke these words to her in September 1935 while St. Faustina was living in her convent in Vilnius, Lithuania....

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