Category Archives: PRAYER

PLEASE GOD, LET IT BE TRUE THAT JOSEPH CRONIN IS SAFE FROM FURTHER HARM AT DRISCOLL HOSPITAL

!!!! The Next Right Step 30 January 15 Truly Hopeful News on Joe Cronin by charliej373 By Charlie Johnston As of this afternoon, it looks as if Driscoll Hospital is going to help facilitate the transfer of Joey Cronin to another … Continue reading

Posted in BRAIN DEATH, EUTHANASIA, HEALTH CARE, LIFE ISSUES, MEDICAL-MORAL PROBLEMS, MORAL RELATIVISM, POLITICAL CORRECTNESS, PRAYER, RELATIVISM, SAVING CHILDREN, SCIENCE AND ETHICS, THE CATHOLIC CHURCH, THE RIGHT TO LIFE, WITNESS TO THE TRUTH | Tagged , ,

HAIL MARY, FULL OF GRACE, THE LORD IS WITH THEE

!!!!   Mary and the Saints – for Protestants by charliej373 By Charlie Johnston I was in my early 20s when I went to my first Catholic Mass as a worshipper. Oh, I had been to many in my teens as … Continue reading

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OUR LADY OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION AND TEPEYAC, PRAY FOR US WHO COME TO THEE SINFUL AND SORROWFUL

!!!! The Immaculate Conception by Murrilo   https://charliej373.wordpress.com/2014/11/29/musings-immaculate-conception-spirit-daily-pope-francis/ Today begins my most cherished Novenas of the year, the overlapping Novenas to the Immaculate Conception and to Our Lady of Tepeyac, or Guadalupe. As I have written, final rescue from the … Continue reading

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AN ORDINARY’S NOT SO ORDINARY LIFE, CHAPTER NINETEEN

AN ORDINARY’S NOT SO ORDINARY LIFE, CHAPTER NINETEEN !!!!   Aerial view of Kansas City International Airport   How does one become convinced that God has a plan for us.  I am not sure when I first became convinced that God … Continue reading

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AN ORDINARY’S NOT SO ORDINARY LIFE, CHAPTER FOURTEEN

!!!!   After I was appointed the Rector of Saint Mary Cathedral and Chancellor of the Diocese, the editor of The Miami Herald sent a reporter to interview me.  The paper wanted to publish a profile of me in the … Continue reading

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AN ORDINARY’S NOT SO ORDINARY LIFE, CHAPTER THIRTEEN

!!!! The Church of the Nativity, Hollywood, Florida Interior of the church as it appears today; it underwent a remodeling in 2000   About the time that I was appointed Pastor of Saint Ann Parish in 1966 the Pastor of … Continue reading

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AN ORDINARY’S NOT SO ORDINARY LIFE, CHAPTER 8

!!!! Photo of the interior of the Archabbey Church as it appeared in 1953. With the completion of the novitiate year in the summer of 1953 it was time for my simple profession of vows.  Benedictines profess four vows, unlike … Continue reading

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PRAYERS ARE NEEDED FOR EVERYONE INVOLVED IN THIS TRAGIC CASE

!!!! The child is two weeks away from being born by caesarean section, what a tragedy it would be if it were killed so close to being born Everyone is suffering in this case.  Texas has a very sensible law … Continue reading

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FDR’S PRAYER ON D-DAY, JUNE 6, 1944 WAS A PRAYER OF AN AMERICA THAT NO LONGER EXISTS

!!!! Religion in America, Past and Present Posted on January 8, 2014 http://rabbipruzansky.com/ (This was first published as an op-ed in the Jewish Press of January 3, 2014, and then featured at the Jewish World Review)     To understand the profound … Continue reading

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SATAN IS

!!!! Bishop Thomas Paprocki I pray that God will spread some of the courage, fortitude, wisdom, bravery and intelligence of Bishop Thomas Paprocki of the Diocese of Springfield, Illinois, among all of the other bishops of the United States Conference … Continue reading

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