Daily Archives: February 15, 2011

Devotion to the Blessed Sacrament

There are a number of Devotions, once part of every parish, that, for various reasons have become ‘unfashionable’. Once, Benediction was a ‘regular’ (in my parish – Wednesday afternoons) and 40 hours Devotion, once a year. This was in the … Continue reading

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Hallowed be Thy Name

The first petition of the Lord’s Prayer asks for God’s name to be hallowed – to be reverenced as holy. Pope Benedict, in explaining this, takes us back to the burning bush; to Moses’ encounter with God in the Sinai … Continue reading

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