Tag: Divine Mercy Sunday

After Easter, Chileans on horseback take sacraments to homebound

After Easter, Chileans on horseback take sacraments to homebound

| Jane Chambers | April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

This year on April 23, Santiago Cardinal Ricardo Ezzati and 4,000 other helpers went to the foothills of the Andes, to the city of Colina, about 20 miles north of Santiago, to help the elderly and sick. They visited about 100 households. The volunteers are known as Quasimodists, and they come from different parts of the community.

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Caring for creation an act of mercy

Caring for creation an act of mercy

| James Ennis | April 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

As we approach Divine Mercy Sunday, I have been thinking a lot about the mercy of God and the Church’s more recent efforts to teach us about — and remind us of — this most beautiful attribute of God. April 22, the day before Divine Mercy Sunday, also happens to be Earth Day, when many around the world promote the need to protect the earth’s precious resources.

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‘My Lord and my God’

‘My Lord and my God’

| Jeff Hensley | March 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jesus is risen! He is risen, indeed!

And that seems to be much of what the readings for April 3 reflect.

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Polish hymn inspires upcoming Blaine concert

Polish hymn inspires upcoming Blaine concert

| March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

An original composition based on a song heard in the birthplace of the divine mercy devotion will be part of a Year of Mercy concert Divine Mercy Sunday, April 3, at St. Timothy in Blaine.

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Faribault parish feast celebration ties in World Youth Day pilgrims

Faribault parish feast celebration ties in World Youth Day pilgrims

| March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Justin Stroh wants Catholics to experience Divine Mercy Sunday the way his parish, Divine Mercy in Faribault, does every year, only more so in Pope Francis’ Year of Mercy.

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Divine mercy cenacles help members ‘grow in holiness’ spiritually and tangibly

Divine mercy cenacles help members ‘grow in holiness’ spiritually and tangibly

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The writings of St. Faustina, with the study of sacred Scripture and the Catechism of the Catholic Church, help people in divine mercy cenacles learn to be virtuous, especially in difficult situations, said Vivian Rogers, a parishioner of Mary, Mother of the Church in Burnsville.

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How to pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy

How to pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Eternal Father, I offer you the Body and Blood, Soul and Divinity of Your Dearly Beloved Son, Our Lord, Jesus Christ, in atonement for our sins and those of the whole world.

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Divine Mercy graces not only available to the sick and dying

Divine Mercy graces not only available to the sick and dying

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thirteen years after Pope John Paul II established the Sunday after Easter as Divine Mercy Sunday, the image of Jesus with red and white rays coming from his side has become familiar in many parishes.

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