Entries by William Henry

Prayer for All Souls day

Prayer to Jesus Christ for the Holy Souls Author: St. Alphonsus Liguori      (May be said in common or individually, anytime or as a novena, especially for All Souls Day) O most sweet Jesus, through the bloody sweat which Thou didst suffer in the Garden of Gethsemane, have mercy on these Blessed Souls. Have mercy […]

November indulgences

This year, the Vatican has decided once again to grant a plenary indulgence to Catholics who visit a cemetery to pray for the dead on any day in the month of November. In a typical year, the Church only grants this plenary indulgence for the souls in Purgatory to those who pray in a cemetery […]

Gospel and Readings 24.10.21

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 149 Reading I Jer 31:7-9         Thus says the LORD: Shout with joy for Jacob, exult at the head of the nations; proclaim your praise and say: The LORD has delivered his people, the remnant of Israel. Behold, I will bring them back from the land […]

Today’s Gospel

From today’s Gospel (21.10.2021),  the following thoughts from Catholic daily reflections.com arise. Alot to think and ponder upon:-   Jesus said to his disciples: “I have come to set the earth on fire, and how I wish it were already blazing! There is a baptism with which I must be baptized, and how great is […]

Gospel and Readings 17.10.2021

Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 146 Reading I Is 53:10-11 The LORD was pleased to crush him in infirmity. If he gives his life as an offering for sin, he shall see his descendants in a long life, and the will of the LORD shall be accomplished through him. Because of his affliction he […]