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  • Tips on Praying a Family Rosary

    05/04/2006 9:16:21 PM PDT · by Coleus · 4 replies · 893+ views
    Catholic Online ^ | 05/03.06 | Kathryn Marcellino
    May is the "month which the piety of the faithful has especially dedicated to Our Blessed Lady... During this month Christians, both in church and in the privacy of the home, offer up to Mary from their hearts an especially fervent and loving homage of prayer and veneration.” (Paul VI: Encyclical on the Month of May) What better way to please the Blessed Mother and her Son, Jesus Christ, than praying the rosary as she asked us to do at at Fatima. I’d encourage anyone who has thought of saying a family rosary to begin or continue for this month...
  • Archbishop Sheen Today! -- Praying the Rosary

    02/22/2005 9:15:06 PM PST · by Coleus · 23 replies · 633+ views
    Catholic Online ^ | 2004 | Barbara Kralis
    By Barbara Kralis ©Barbara Kralis 2004 Catholic OnlineThe medical and scientific communities have recently proclaimed what Catholics have known for centuries – reciting the Rosary is good for you.[1]However, the medical experts missed the raison d’ętre for the origin of the Rosary when they hypothesized it was developed by man to give those praying a sense of well-being as a result of their slowed cardiovascular rhythms. Not quite, O men of modern science; but, nice try. In truth, Heaven was the originator of the Rosary.  The Blessed Virgin, in the 13th century, gave the Rosary to St. Dominic.  Because belief of...