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5/2/2014 (2 years ago)

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Father Matthias encourages us to remember to do reparation to the Sacred Heart on this First Friday of the month. And, as this is the month of May, he tells us, quoting from Pope Pius XII and others, that in order to know and love the the Sacred Heart, we must also know and love the Immaculate Heart. Ave Maria!

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5/2/2014 (2 years ago)

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Pope Francis: end world hunger through 'Prayer and Action'

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Pope Francis Prayer Intentions for SEPTEMBER 2016
Centrality of the Human Person: That each may contribute to the common good and to the building of a society that places the human person at the center.
Evangelization: Mission to Evangelize: That by participating in the Sacraments and meditating on Scripture, Christians may become more aware of their mission to evangelize.


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