Chaplet of the Sacred Heart

ON THE CRUCIFIX SAY:“Soul of Christ, sanctify me!”“Body of Christ, save me!”“Blood of Christ inebriate me!”“Water from the side of Christ, wash me!”“Passion of Christ strengthen me!”“O good Jesus hear me!Within Thy wounds hide me;permit me not to be separated from Thee;from the malignant enemy defend me;in the hour of death call me and bid me come over to Thee, that with Thy saints I … Continue reading Chaplet of the Sacred Heart

Prayer to St. Paul for the Conversion of Souls

St. Paul, you were once Saul, a Pharisee and a zealot for the law. Now you are a saint and apostle in heaven, after having suffered for the sake of the Name. Pray for all sinners who have stumbled off the path that leads to righteousness, that their hearts may be softened and ready to hear the Voice of the Holy Spirit calling them. Pray … Continue reading Prayer to St. Paul for the Conversion of Souls

Psalm 13 – Look On Me and Answer, Lord My God

1 How long, Lord? Will you forget me forever?    How long will you hide your face from me?2 How long must I wrestle with my thoughts    and day after day have sorrow in my heart?    How long will my enemy triumph over me? 3 Look on me and answer, Lord my God.    Give light to my eyes, or I will sleep in death,4 and my enemy will say, “I have overcome him,”    and my foes will rejoice when I fall. 5 But … Continue reading Psalm 13 – Look On Me and Answer, Lord My God

Saint of the Day: St. Ephrem

Feast Day:June 9 Poet, teacher, orator, and defender of the faith, Ephrem is the only Syrian recognized as a doctor of the Church. Patron Saint of Spiritual Directors, Spiritual Leaders. He has been called, “The greatest poet of the patristic age and, perhaps, the only theologian-poet to rank beside Dante.” Saint Ephrem Quotes: “Let books be your dining table, / And you shall be full … Continue reading Saint of the Day: St. Ephrem