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Before I Was Me

Before I was me, When  I was still with God, I asked Him, “Who will I become?” “Oh, my little one,” He replied, “I have great plans for you! I have chosen you to be a very important person whom I will always love.” Thus begins a charming odyssey of…

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Before I Was Me & Personalized Pillowcase (2 Piece Set) [Multi-Colored]

…or birthday celebration. Before I Was Me Before I was me, When I was still with God, I asked Him, “Who will I become?” “Oh, my little one,” He replied, “I have great plans for you! I have chosen you to be a very important person whom I will always love.” Thus…

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Meditations Before Mass & Everyday Meditations (2 Book Set)

…to Jesus and declare: " I need you to teach me day by day, according to each day's opportunities and needs. Teach me . . . to sit at your feet and to hear your word. Give me that true wisdom which seeks your will by prayer and meditation. . . . Give me the discernment to know your voice…

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Everyday Meditations

…your overpowering love took me captive. Was any boyhood so impious as some years of mine! Did I not in fact dare you to do your worst? Ah, how I struggled to get free from you; but you are stronger and have prevailed. I have not a word to say, but to bow down in awe before the depths of your love…

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The Secret Life of John Paul II

…eyes that seemed that they might be laughing even more. I should have understood already from that smile who he would truly become, what he would represent for me, for us, for everyone, for history." Saint Pope John Paul II was an avid sportsman, a skilled skier, and a lover of the outdoors.…

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Praying with Mother Angelica & The Prayers and Personal Devotions of Mother Angelica (2 Book Set)

…detached.” Together, you’ll ask Jesus to “help me carry my cross with joy, keeping my eyes always on the Father’s will.” And you’ll ask our Heavenly Father to give you “confidence to ask for what I think I need, the humility to wait for your will, and the…

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Meditations on Mary & Everyday Meditations (2 Book Set)

…to look to Jesus and declare: "I need you to teach me day by day, according to each day's opportunities and needs. Teach me . . . to sit at your feet and to hear your word. Give me that true wisdom which seeks your will by prayer and meditation. . . . Give me the discernment to know your…

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St. Joseph Home Seller Kit

…prompt, before the throne of God, I place in you all my interests and desires. Oh, St. Joseph, do assist me by your powerful intercession, and obtain for me from our Divine Son all spiritual blessings through Jesus Christ, Our Lord, so that having engages here below your heavenly power, I may offer…

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"Long before I converted, when I was in ...

"Long before I converted, when I was in ...

"Long before I converted, when I was in 8th grade, I found a miraculous medal on the floor in my grandparents' house - they weren't Catholic, either, so I guess it may have been lost by a visiting hospice worker or Meals on Wheels volunteer. I didn't know anything about it, but it was pretty so I

Daily Prayer Before an Image of Jesus Christ

This beautiful prayer was written by St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274), Doctor of the Church, and he is said to have recited it daily before an image of Jesus Christ. PRAYER FOR ORDERING A LIFE WISELY by St. Thomas Aquinas Grant me, O merciful God, to desire eagerly, to investigate prudently, to…

Mysterious Light That Shone from Priest's Home Chapel Where Blessed Sacrament Was Kept

…forced me to rethink my position. On March 28, 1965, when the Catholic college I was attending opened their newly renovated chapel, we students were told how to receive the Holy Eucharist: standing and in the hand. There was no option given. May I add that this was fully 12 years before any American…

The Day I Met St. Mark in Venice: A Latina's True Fairy Story

…Spirit. It was beautiful, but at the same time I felt embarrassed that other tourists would see me crying, so I tried to control myself. I shouldn't be ashamed of that, but I wasn't prepared for that spiritual moment. It has followed me ever since. I studied at a Catholic school, but I don't…

A few years ago, a close friend introduc...

A few years ago, a close friend introduc...

…friend introduced me to the 10 virtues of Mary. Although I had completed St. Louis de Montfort’s total consecration to Mary, I didn’t know anything about the 10 virtues formally associated with Our Lady. I was fascinated when I learned about the Blessed Mother’s virtues and before long, they were…

A few years ago, a close friend introduc...

A few years ago, a close friend introduc...

…friend introduced me to the 10 virtues of Mary. Although I had completed St. Louis de Montfort’s total consecration to Mary, I didn’t know anything about the 10 virtues formally associated with Our Lady. I was fascinated when I learned about the Blessed Mother’s virtues and before long, they were…

"A few years ago, a close friend introdu...

"A few years ago, a close friend introdu...

…friend introduced me to the 10 virtues of Mary. Although I had completed St. Louis de Montfort’s total consecration to Mary, I didn’t know anything about the 10 virtues formally associated with Our Lady. I was fascinated when I learned about the Blessed Mother’s virtues and before long, they were…

"A few years ago, a close friend introdu...

"A few years ago, a close friend introdu...

…friend introduced me to the 10 virtues of Mary. Although I had completed St. Louis de Montfort’s total consecration to Mary, I didn’t know anything about the 10 virtues formally associated with Our Lady. I was fascinated when I learned about the Blessed Mother’s virtues and before long, they were…

Making a Place For Prayer in Your Home

…When I got home from Mass that morning, I sat on the couch in that room to wait for my coffee to brew before everyone else was up. I sat there for a few minutes and a calmness fell over me. I picked up a spiritual book and began to read. I read and prayed for fifteen minutes before I realized that I

St. Patrick's Famous Breastplate Prayer

…rocks. I bind to myself today God's Power to guide me, God's Might to uphold me, God's Wisdom to teach me, God's Eye to watch over me, God's Ear to hear me, God's Word to give me speech, God's Hand to guide me, God's Way to lie before me, God's Shield to shelter me, God's Host to secure me, Against…

Praying Through Lent: Psalm 51

…Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin. For I know my transgressions, and my sin is ever before me. Against you, you alone, have I sinned, and done what is evil in your sight, so that you are justified in your sentence and blameless when you pass judgment. Indeed, I was born…

The Flying Patron Saint of Test-Takers: Joseph of Cupertino

…barely made it to ordination because he was such a poor student. The most popular story that I have heard and which I connected with the most was when he had not studied for a big exam he was supposed to take when he was in seminary. So the evening before his exam, he prayed that the one question…

Eucharistic Miracle? Hope in Times of Unbelief

…my wife and I were leaving the auditorium she asked me what I was doing texting during the Benediction ceremony.  I explained that I was not texting and that I wanted to capture images of the flame emanating from the monstrance.  My wife looked at me puzzled and asked me, "what flame"?  I pulled my…

St. Ignatius of Antioch (d. c. 98-117) w...

St. Ignatius of Antioch (d. c. 98-117) w...

…his release, as he was eager to lay down his life for Jesus, saying, “The only thing I ask of you is to allow me to offer the libation of my blood to God. I am the wheat of the Lord; may I be ground by the teeth of the beasts to become the immaculate bread of Christ.” He was devoured by lions in…

St. Elizabeth of Hungary & The Litany of Humility: A Powerful Combination

I unnoticed, Jesus, grant me the grace to desire it. That others may be preferred to me in everything, Jesus, grant me the grace to desire it. That others may become holier than I, provided that I may become as holy as I should, Jesus, grant me the grace to desire it. Amen. Liturgical Connections I

5 Spiritual Tips From a Mother of Nine

…Christ with me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ in me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me, Christ on my right, Christ on my left, Christ when I lie down, Christ when I sit down, Christ in the heart of every man who thinks of me, Christ in the mouth of every man who speaks of me, Christ in…

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