I am Catholic and this is very special to me and has always helped me.
The Power of the Rosary - A Weapon Against Terrorism
Rosary May Contribute to Unity Says Protestant Theologian
Papal Address on the Rosary as a Weapon of Peace
Very simple guide to praying/learning the Rosary
October: Month of the Holy Rosary
I am a life long Catholic but find the Rosary mind numbing. I just can't see how Christ appreciates the seemingly endless recitation of other people's words as much as personal articulation of thoughts, praise, appreciation, doubts and fears. Remember, Christ taught us how to pray in Matthew 6:7;
"And when you pray, do not keep on babbling like pagans, for they think they will be heard because of their many words."