Tag Archives: St Dominic and the Rosary

The Rosary and the Holy Souls

The rosary is a very powerful prayer. In fact, St. Alphonsus Liguori stressed the best way to help the souls in Purgatory, after having Masses said for them, is to pray rosaries and join the Confraternity of the Rosary.  He … Continue reading

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Feast Day of Our Lady of the Rosary

Here are some links for 7 October, the Feast day of Our Lady of the Rosary. First, the history of the rosary, which begins: As a youngster, I learned that St. Dominic was given the Rosary by the Blessed Virgin, … Continue reading

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