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Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

“We the Christians are the true Israel which springs from Christ, for we are carved out of His heart as from a rock.” — St. Justin Martyr (d. 165)  “Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am … Continue reading

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Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

The Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus falls on the Friday after the Octave of Corpus Christi, or 19 days after Pentecost; in 2011, on 1 July. Devotion to Our Lord’s physical heart, as a symbol of His perfect … Continue reading

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