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Daily Reading for Friday, October 1st, 2021 HD

Reading 1, Baruch 1:15-22 15 You must say: Saving justice is the Lord's, we have only the look of shame we bear, as is the case today for the people of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, 16 for our kings and princes, our priests, our prophets, and for our ancestors, 17 because we have sinned before the Lord, 18 have disobeyed him, and have not listened to the voice of the Lord our God telling us to follow the commandments which the Lord had ordained for us. 19 From the day when the ...

Daily Readings for Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Reading 1: Revelation 12:7-12, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 138:1-5, Gospel: John 1:47-51

Holy Archangel Who Strengthened Our Lord in His Agony: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, September 29, 2021

I salute thee, holy Angel who didst comfort my Jesus in His agony, and with thee I praise the most holy Trinity for having chosen thee from among all the holy Angels to comfort and strengthen Him who is the comfort and strength of all that are in affliction. By the honor thou didst enjoy and by the obedience, humility and love wherewith thou didst assist the sacred Humanity of Jesus, my Savior, when He was fainting for very sorrow at seeing the sins of the world and especially my sins, I ...

St. Michael the Archangel: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Saint Michael the Archangel isn't a saint, but rather he is an angel, and the leader of all angels and of the army of God. This is what the title "Archangel" means, that he is above all the others in rank. St. Michael has four main responsibilities or offices, as we know from scripture and Christian tradition. The first is to combat Satan. The second is to escort the faithful to heaven at their hour of death. The third is to be a champion of all Christians, and the Church itself. And the ...

Prayer Requests Live for Tuesday, September 28th, 2021 HD

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Act of Confidence: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, September 28, 2021

My soul, dilate thy heart; thy Jesus can give thee every good gift; He loves thee ardently. Hope, then, for great favours from this Lord, Who, through an impulse of love, comes to thee all love. Yes, my Jesus, my hope, I trust in Thy goodness, that in giving Thyself to me this morning, Thou wilt kindle in my poor soul the flames of Thy pure love, and of an ardent desire to please Thee, that, from this day forward, I may wish only what Thou wishest. Amen.

St. Lorenzo Ruiz: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Saint Lorenzo Ruiz was born around the year 1600 in Binondo, Manila in the Philippines. He was the son of a Chinese father and a Filipino mother. Both were Christians and took care to raise Lorenzo as a Catholic. He served happily in his parish church as an altar boy and calligrapher. As a young man, Lorenzo joined the Dominican Confraternity of the Most Holy Rosary. Later, he married a woman named Rosario. The happy couple had three children, two sons and one daughter. By all ...

Daily Readings for Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Reading 1: Zechariah 8:20-23, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 87:1-7, Gospel: Luke 9:51-56

St. Vincent de Paul: Saint of the Day for Monday, September 27, 2021

St. Vincent de Paul was born to a poor peasant family in the French village of Pouy on April 24, 1581. His first formal education was provided by the Franciscans. He did so well, he was hired to tutor the children of a nearby wealthy family. He used the monies he earned teaching to continue his formal studies at the University of Toulose where he studied theology. He was ordained in 1600 and remained in Toulose for a time. In 1605, while on a ship traveling from Marseilles to Narbone, he was ...

Evening Prayer to God the Father: Prayer of the Day for Monday, September 27, 2021

O eternal God and Ruler of all creation, You have allowed me to reach this hour. Forgive the sins I have committed this day by word, deed or thought. Purify me, O Lord, from every spiritual and physical stain. Grant that I may rise from this sleep to glorify You by my deeds throughout my entire lifetime, and that I be victorious over every spiritual and physical enemy. Deliver me, O Lord, from all vain thoughts and from evil desires, for yours is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, ...