The Rosary: The Prayer That Saved My Life

The Rosary: The Prayer That Saved My Life  A book by Immaculée Ilibagiza “The rosary is the most excellent form of prayer…It is the remedy for all our evils, the root of all our blessings.” —Pope Leo XIII “The rosary is a tool that focuses our prayers and helps us develop our faith to … Read More

Ask Mary

How to ask Mary for grace in a moment of desperation from aleteia.org A prayer recommended by Pope Francis In moments of darkness or desperation, believers can count on the help of our Mother, the Virgin Mary. This is a prayer that Pope Francis recommends for these situations: Holy Mary, full of God’s … Read More

Consecrate Yourself to Mary

When to start the 33-day retreat so that you can end on the vigil of a Marian feast day It would be good to follow St. Louis de Montfort’s advice to schedule the 33 days of preparation so that they will end on a vigil of a Marian feast day. Here is a … Read More

Let us imitate the Magi

Let us imitate the Magi: looking upwards, setting out, and freely offering gifts Three actions of the Magi guide our journey towards the Lord, who today is revealed as light and salvation for all peoples. The Magi see the star, they set out and they bring gifts. Seeing the star. This is where it starts. But why, we might … Read More

Holy Mother of God!

Mary is so closely united to Jesus because she received from him the knowledge of the heart, the knowledge of faith, nourished by her experience as a mother and by her close relationship with her Son. The Blessed Virgin is the woman of faith who made room for God in her heart and … Read More