Monthly Archives: March 2013

“Absolvo te…” (I)

+ JMJ Easter Sunday   “I absolve thee in the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost.” Thus is the penitent sinner assured by the Lord and Savior Himself, acting and speaking through His … Continue reading

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“Holy Saturday”

+ JMJ Holy Saturday Holy Saturday in the life of Our Lord was that day between his appalling death on the Cross and his glorious Resurrection, when his human body, lifeless without its human soul, lay in the dark tomb, … Continue reading

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Christian Love: Love of the Cross + Holy Friday They shall look on Him Whom they pierced (Jn. 19.37).

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“We have an altar” (Heb. 13.10): The Institution of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass + Holy Thursday I have received of the Lord that which I also delivered unto you, that the Lord Jesus, the same night in which … Continue reading

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“Vade retro Satana!”

+ JMJ Tuesday in Holy Week “Get thee behind me, Satan! Suggest not vain things to me. Evil is the cup thou offerest, drink thou thine own poison!” – Exorcism prayer on the Medal of St. Benedict On Lust and … Continue reading

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“An Ass Tied”

+ JMJ Second Sunday of the Passion (Palm Sunday) Go ye into the village that is over against you, and immediately you shall find an ass tied (Mt. 21.2) On the Habitual Sinner “WISHING to enter Jerusalem, to be there … Continue reading

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Desacralization

+ JMJ Solemnity of the Feast of St. Joseph Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Patron of the Universal Church … You have dishonored Me (Jn. 8.49, from the Holy Gospel for the previous Sunday, First Sunday of the Passion) Pope … Continue reading

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+ JMJ Solemnity of the Feast of St. Joseph Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Patron of the Universal Church The School of St. Joseph: Continual Adherence to the Divine Plan A most blessed Feast to all!

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‘Find’ and ‘Prove’ One’s Self?

+ JMJ “The Three Great Depths Which No Human Line Can Sound…”   “You can look back on your past life, and understand your sins as you did not understand them then; and when you come to die, your present … Continue reading

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Habemus Papam

+ JMJ Habemus Papam GEORGIUM MARIUM BERGOGLIO qui sibi nomen imposuit FRANCISCUM Oremus Pro Pontifice Nostro Francisco: Dominus conservet eum, et vivificet eum, et beatum faciat eum in terra, et non tradat eum in animam inimicorum eius (Ps. 40.3). V. … Continue reading

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