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  • After vision of Christ, Nigerian bishop says rosary will bring down Boko Haram (Catholic Caucus)

    04/21/2015 7:50:19 PM PDT · by NYer · 31 replies
    EWTN ^ | April 21, 2015 | Alan Holdren and Elise Harris
    A Nigerian bishop says that he has seen Christ in a vision and now knows that the rosary is the key to ridding the country of the Islamist terrorist organization Boko Haram. Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme says he is being driven by a God-given mandate to lead others in praying the rosary until the extremist group disappears. “Towards the end of last year I was in my chapel before the Blessed Sacrament… praying the rosary, and then suddenly the Lord appeared,” Bishop Dashe told EWTN News April 18. In the vision, the prelate said, Jesus didn’t say anything at...
  • The Rosary-a tool for evangelization [Catholic Caucus]

    10/07/2010 7:28:00 PM PDT · by Salvation · 8 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | October 6, 2010 | Susan Timoney
    The Rosary-a tool for evangelizationBy: Susan Timoney The Rosary and other religious symbols worn as jewelry  or tattoos are getting a lot of attention these days. In a recent blog post in the Washington Post, the author opined that this  is part of a growing movement of separating the spiritual from the religious. Religious jewelry “caters to people who are expressing their personal spirituality rather than an affiliation with organized religion.”Putting my jewelry to workI am someone who owns a rosary bracelet, that though it can easily be mistaken for a silver beaded bracelet, is for me, my traveling rosary, always within easy reach...
  • The Twenty Mysteries of the Rosary?

    11/09/2002 9:56:20 PM PST · by ultima ratio · 237 replies · 1,958+ views
    Seattle Catholic ^ | November 8, 2002 | John Vennari
    The Twenty Mysteries of the Rosary? by John Vennari The Apostolic Letter opens the door for a "pastoral approach" to the Rosary that is "positive, impassioned and creative - as shown by World Youth Days". In other words, a nod is given to a jazzed-up Rosary for the "youth". "When one lives by novelty, there will always have to be a new novelty." - Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen On October 16, 2002, Pope John Paul II marked the 24th Anniversary of his papacy with the release of the Apostolic Letter Rosarium Virginis Mariae, in which he proclaimed a "Year of...
  • Millions of Catholics across the world ,pray the rosary, for the dying Pontiff(Vanity)

    04/01/2005 1:22:14 PM PST · by Rosary · 40 replies · 1,168+ views
    As the Holy Father, the Pope ,John Paul ll, lies awaiting his eternal judgment before God or prehaps a cure through the intercession of the Blessed Virgin...The rosary, is being said by Millons. Why the rosary? Why the rosary? Because it is the perfect prayer, given to us directly from Heaven to bring comfort and help in every distress!! If you don't know how to say it, learn,research and pray it. The news from all across the globe states over and over the Rosary is being prayed for the POPE! May this send a message to everyone, the the...
  • 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’être 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...