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,...

Despondency and Trust

Belief in God and trust in His mercy does not prevent us from suffering. If anything, it may be that we are more likely to suffer; but with belief in God, our suffering can at least have purpose and it can acquire a sanctifying quality depending on what we do with it....

Keeping Faith

“Jesus, I TRUST in You!”- Divine Mercy devotion   Faith is not really Faith until it is tested – until then, the danger is that it is mere habit; sometimes it is only when Faith is tested in a crucible of fire that it really comes into it’s...

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.”...

Trust In Time Of Trial

“Eternal Father.. look kindly upon us and increase Your mercy in us; that in difficult moments, we might not despair nor become despondent, but with great confidence, submit ourselves to Your holy will, which is love and mercy itself.” – Chaplet of...

The Life To Come

“With You, Jesus, I go through life, amid storms and rainbows, with a cry of joy, singing the song of Your mercy.. There is no power that can stop me in my flight toward God.” – Diary of Saint Faustina, para.761 There is no doubt that the world is an...

Peace In Repetition

“Say unceasingly the Chaplet I have taught you” – Merciful Jesus to Saint Faustina Rosary beads are a very tactile object. There is something quite soothing about feeling the beads gently slipping through the fingers, while the mind is engaged...

A Gaze Upon Sinners

“My gaze from this Image is like My gaze from the Cross” – Diary of Saint Faustina In the Diary of Saint Faustina, the Lord tells us through the humble Sister that – “My gaze from this Image is like My gaze from the Cross”. What do these words signify? I...

Memorial of St Faustina

“The Supreme Pontiff.. has decreed that the name of Saint Maria Faustina (Helena) Kowalska, virgin, be inscribed in the General Roman Calendar and that her optional memorial be celebrated by all on 5 October.” Today, on the day the Church is celebrating...