Saturday, October 29, 2011

O my soul, when will you be ever docile in the sweet movements of grace?

Thursday, October 27, 2011

O, Mother of Mercy! We sigh unto thee in this valley of tears. Letaille

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The Rosary, Our Lady's Psalter

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

O, Mary, accept the first fruits of my day. Dopter

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

The 15 Mysteries of the Rosary

The Rosary: Mary's Psalter.

Monday, October 24, 2011

May the peace and joy  of the Divine Child Jesus abide in your heart.

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Doves and the Christ Child

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Our Lady of the Holy Rosary
Each Pater is a diamond, each Ave a flower added to the crown we offer to Mary.
Bouasse Lebel 112B

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The Rosary, Our Lady's Psalter

Friday, October 21, 2011

Jesus, I give you my heart.

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Amo te Jesu

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Let our hearts
be under its aegis.
Mary will protect them.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Holy Mother, listen to my voice,
I am one with choirs of Angels,
and I say with them: Ave Maria! 
Letaille 4027

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

As the Father has loved me, 
so have I loved you. 
Now remain in my love.
John 15:9

Monday, October 17, 2011

Go to Joseph Whoever you are, pray to St. Joseph. He can and wants to grant your petitions. His power knows no bounds, and his kindness extends to all who call on him with confidence. Letaille 1021/Boumard

Saturday, October 15, 2011

St. Teresa of Jesus: Carmelite Solemnity, October 15

Euorpean postcard 

Doctor of the Church
"Doctor of Prayer"

I often consider, my Christ, how pleasing and delightful are your eyes to one who loves you.
~ St. Teresa of Avila ( St. Teresa of Jesus)

Friday, October 14, 2011

Evil will not reach you; 
God confides you to His angels.

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Holy Guardian Angels

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Pure like Mary, Humble like Mary.

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The Holy Name of Mary

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

O, Mother of Mercy! We sigh unto thee in this valley of tears. Letaille

Monday, October 10, 2011

Visit of the Good Master
Bouasse Lebel 

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Heart speaks to heart ~ Cor ad cor loquitur

Sunday, October 9, 2011

With everlasting love I have loved you and drawn you to myself.

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God of Childhood

Saturday, October 8, 2011

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Gentle Mother

Friday, October 7, 2011

St. Dominic receives the Holy Rosary.Bouasse Lebel 3396

The Rosary
excellent source of information

Rosary in the Desert: Mary's Psalter 

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Nature's Troubador

"But as for me, I desire this
privilege from the Lord,
that never may I have any
privilege from man, except
to do reverence to all..."
~from The Little Flowers of St. Francis

Music video:
Prayer of St. Francis - Make me a Channel of Your Peace

Monday, October 3, 2011

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Holy Guardian Angels

Saturday, October 1, 2011

The Wishes of St. Thérèse of the Child Jesus
I wish to spend my Heaven
doing good upon the earth.

Blessed Thérèse of the Child Jesus
in meditation in the monastery garden
3rd class relic card - published by the Carmelites before her canonization

Magnitude of the Small Virtues
Gentleness and simplicity
are the favorites of Jesus.
Bouasse Lebel, 1362

Guardian Angels: Solemnity, 1st Sunday in October (by papal privilege)

My good angel,
do not abandon me.
Vve. Bouasse Lebel, Paris
Pl. 565

Feast of the Guardian Angels
"...Although October 2 has been fixed for this feast in the Roman calendar, it is kept, by papal privilege, in Germany and many other places on the first Sunday (computed ecclesiastically) of September, and is celebrated with special solemnity and generally with an octave."

Catholic Encyclopedia

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