Monthly Archives: June 2017

23 06, 2017

Act of Consecration to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

2019-10-16T14:00:36+00:00June 23rd, 2017|

Most sweet Jesus, Redeemer of the human race, look down upon us humbly prostrate before Thine altar. We are Thine and Thine we wish to be; and to be more surely united with Thee, behold each one of us freely consecrates himself today to Thy most Sacred Heart. Many indeed have never known Thee; many too, despising Thy precepts, have rejected Thee. Have mercy on them all, [...]

10 06, 2017

Sundays after Pentecost

2019-10-16T14:00:36+00:00June 10th, 2017|

The longest section of the Church’s liturgical year is the time from Trinity Sunday until Advent Sunday. On those green Sundays we celebrate the Mystery of Christ in its totality. That encompasses everything that we recalled from Advent until Pentecost: the hope of salvation, the coming of the Saviour, His hidden life, His public ministry, His saving Passion, His resurrection, [...]

3 06, 2017

The Soul of the Church

2019-10-16T14:00:36+00:00June 3rd, 2017|

Pentecost is the Feast of God the Holy Spirit. In our devotion to the Holy Spirit we should be wary of equating His action with our own feelings. Such confusion is at the root of much of what is attributed to the Holy Spirit in certain types of prayer meetings. We do not say that the Holy Spirit is necessarily [...]