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Novena To Our Lady Mother of Mercy

The Novena is aimed at having families and possibly communities have a chain prayer with thousands of other Parishioners globally. It is a 30 minutes prayer which we could have in our homes, offices or market places. Prayer To Our Lady Mother of Mercy Blessed Virgin Mary, who can worthily repay you with praise and […]

Friday Readings, May 22, 2020

Vestment: White Today’s Rosary: The Sorrowful Mysteries St. Rita of Cascia, R (Opt Mem) FIRST READING “I have many people in this city.” A reading from the Acts of the Apostles (Acts 18:9-18) [When Paul was in Corinth,] the Lord said to him one night in a vision, “Do not be afraid, but speak and […]

9 Days Novena To The Holy Spirit

A novena is a practice where prayer or groups of prayers are recited for nine consecutive days for special intentions and petitions. The praying of a novena draws its origin from the practice of the disciples who prayed in the upper room for the nine days between the ascension of our Lord and the arrival […]

Thursday Readings, May 21, 2020

THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD (SOLEMNITY) HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION Vestment: White Today’s Rosary: The Luminous Mysteries FIRST READING “As they were looking on, he was lifted up.” The beginning  of the Acts  of the Apostles (Acts 1: 1- 11) In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to […]

Monday Readings, May 18, 2020

Weekday of Easter (6) Vestment:  White Today’s Rosary: Joyful Mystery FIRST READING “The Lord opened her heart to listen to what was said by Paul.” A reading from the Acts of the Apostles (Acts 16:11-15) Setting sail from Troas, we made a direct voyage to Samothrace, and the following day to Neapolis, and from there […]

Sunday Readings, May 17, 2020

Sixth Sunday of Easter (A) Vestment: White Today’s Rosary: Glorious Mystery FIRST READING “They laid hands on them, and they received the Holy Spirit.” A reading from the Acts of the Apostles (Acts 8:5-8.14-17) In those days: Philip went down to a city of Samaria and proclaimed to them the Christ. And the multitudes with […]

Sunday Readings, May 10, 2020

Fifth Sunday of Easter (A) Vestment: White Today’s Rosary: Glorious Mystery FIRST READING “They picked out seven men full of the Holy Spirit. ” A reading from the Acts of the Apostles (Acts 6: 1-7) In these days when the disciples were increasing in number, the Hellenists murmured against the Hebrews because their widows were […]

Saturday Readings, May 9, 2020

Weekday of Easter (4) Vestment:  White Today’s Rosary: Joyful Mystery FIRST READING Behold, we turn to the Gentiles. A reading from the Acts of the Apostles (Acts 13:44-52) The next sabbath almost the whole city gathered together to hear the word of God. But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled with jealousy, […]

Friday Readings, May 8, 2020

Weekday of Easter (4) Vestment: White Today’s Rosary: Sorrowful Mystery FIRST READING What God promised he has fulfilled by raising Jesus. A reading from the Acts of the Apostles (Acts 13:26-33) In those days: [When Paul came to Antioch of Pisidia, he said in the synagogue,] “Brethren, sons of the family of Abraham, and those […]