• PRAYER FOR HEALING THE FAMILY TREE Rev. John H. Hampsch, CMF   Heavenly Father, I come before you as your child, in great need of your help. I have physical health needs, emotional needs, spiritual needs, and interpersonal needs. Many of my problems have been caused by my own failures, neglect and sinfulness, for which I humbly beg your forgiveness, Lord. But I also ask you to forgive the sins of my ancestors whose failures have left their effects on me in the form of unwanted tendencies, behavior patterns, and...

  • THIS IS DAY 9 OF THE MARY UNDOER OF KNOTS NOVENA , THAT I PROMISED I WOULD LEAD YOU IN.  I made a recording of it for you if you'd like to pray it together with me.  Just scroll down :) We all have some “knots” in our lives… and Mary can untie them! St. Irenaeus wrote that, “The knot of Eve’s disobedience was untied by the obedience of Mary; what the virgin Eve bound by her unbelief, the Virgin Mary loosened by her faith.” Mary’s faith unties the knot...

  • THIS IS DAY 8 OF THE MARY UNDOER OF KNOTS NOVENA , THAT I PROMISED I WOULD LEAD YOU IN.  I made a recording of it for you if you'd like to pray it together with me.  Just scroll down :) We all have some “knots” in our lives… and Mary can untie them! St. Irenaeus wrote that, “The knot of Eve’s disobedience was untied by the obedience of Mary; what the virgin Eve bound by her unbelief, the Virgin Mary loosened by her faith.” Mary’s faith unties the knot...

  • When I came back to the Catholic faith, I gave my "fiat" and promised Our Lord I would do whatever He needed me to do to bring other lost souls, back. Shortly after coming back, I came across part of a speech given by Theodore Roosevelt.  It touched me deeply. I knew I would have people saying "You're not Catholic enough" or "You're way too Catholic" and other assorted things.  I was bracing myself for I knew that once you entered the "arena", there was no turning back.  Keeping your...

  • THIS IS DAY 7 OF THE MARY UNDOER OF KNOTS NOVENA , THAT I PROMISED I WOULD LEAD YOU IN.  I made a recording of it for you if you'd like to pray it together with me.  Just scroll down :) We all have some “knots” in our lives… and Mary can untie them! St. Irenaeus wrote that, “The knot of Eve’s disobedience was untied by the obedience of Mary; what the virgin Eve bound by her unbelief, the Virgin Mary loosened by her faith.” Mary’s faith unties the knot...

  • THIS IS DAY 6 OF THE MARY UNDOER OF KNOTS NOVENA , THAT I PROMISED I WOULD LEAD YOU IN.  I made a recording of it for you if you'd like to pray it together with me.  Just scroll down :) We all have some “knots” in our lives… and Mary can untie them! St. Irenaeus wrote that, “The knot of Eve’s disobedience was untied by the obedience of Mary; what the virgin Eve bound by her unbelief, the Virgin Mary loosened by her faith.” Mary’s faith unties the knot...