Star Of The Sea

For as far back as I can remember, I have prayed for the dead. They feature at length in my second prayers of every day – the first being my Morning Offering – and they are remembered at intervals during the day and again with my Chaplet in the evenings. I...

Mercy Through Prayer

Often, we may read something on the news, or hear something from someone, which touches our heart and instills within us a desire to help; we might become aware of the suffering of another person, or of their need in a particular moment or in some specific way. There...

The Sacrifice of Prayer

“I want to instruct you on how you are to rescue souls through sacrifice and prayer. You will save more souls through prayer and suffering than will a missionary through his teachings and sermons alone.. great will be your power for whomever you intercede. Outwardly,...

Close to Her Heart

“I have been living under the virginal cloak of the Mother of God. She has been instructing me and guarding me. I am quite at peace, close to Her Immaculate Heart.” – Saint Faustina Kowalska Saint Faustina Kowalska is the Polish mystic and Saint...

Despondency and Trust

“My Heart is mercy itself. From this sea of mercy, graces flow out upon the whole world. No soul that has approached Me has ever gone away unconsoled. All misery gets buried in the depths of My mercy, and every saving and sanctifying grace flows from this fountain.”...

Stitched With Love

In her spiritual diary, called ‘Divine Mercy In My Soul’, Saint Faustina records a conversation with Jesus. One morning she began to crochet and she then began to speak with the Lord in prayer – “I beg You: grant the grace of conversion to as...

I Dwell in the Tabernacle

“My Heart overflows with great mercy for souls, and especially for poor sinners.. the Blood and Water flowed from My Heart as from a fount overflowing with mercy. For them I dwell in the Tabernacle as King of Mercy.. they have time for everything, but they have...

My Gaze From This Image

“My gaze from this Image is like My gaze from the Cross.”- Diary of Saint Faustina, para.326 The original Image of Divine Mercy was painted by Eugeniusz Kazimirowski under the direction of Saint Faustina and her confessor, Blessed Father Michał Sopoćko,...