Posts By: Alicia

Joining in Our Lady Undoer of Knots Day 1

Novena to Our Lady Undoer of Knots – Day 1 1. Make the sign of the cross 2. Say the Act of Contrition. Ask pardon for your sins and make a firm promise not to commit them again. Act of Contrition Oh my God I am heartily sorry for having offended you. I detest all… Read more »

A Candle of Remembrance

It has been a hard year, but I can’t forget the many precious lives that have been lost through miscarriages, stillborn, neonatal deaths, infertility, SIDS, ectopic pregnancy, abortions or adoptions. So I felt called, but could not figure out the details due to the fog in my head. Then it all came together.  I hope… Read more »

Compound Interest

Where has God brought me today ? Sitting in this beautiful, serene setting, sipping hot tea, enjoy the sweet smell of roses, feeling doted on, simply relaxing wondering if God thought I needed some me time. One thing I know is God is never wrong, yet I am. Feeling a nice day for mothers to… Read more »

A Sort of Review of Little Boy the movie

Last night we went to the see the movie “Little Boy”. I was unsure what to expect, yes, I had seen the normal trailers, read a review or two, however, they did no justice to the movie.  Having heard mixed reviews from friends, heading in thinking that the movie would have a lot to do… Read more »

Pentecost Is Soon Approaching

Pentecost is soon approaching. The beauty of this special occasion had for most of my life eluded me, when one is not given the presence of mind one can surely miss what’s most important. The beauty of Pentecost came to me in a dreamy vision or at least I like to think of it that… Read more »

Novena–St. Paul, The Apostle of Love–Day 9

Day 9 Special request: Devout reception of the Eucharist. Prayer St. Paul you reminded the Corinthians of the reality of the Eucharist and all that it truly is. You urged them to remember that they should examine themselves carefully and then approach the reception of the body and blood of the Lord with the greatest… Read more »

Novena–St. Paul, The Apostle of Love, Day 8

DAY 8 Special request: Prayer for a generous spirit and unity of heart. Prayer St. Paul, while on earth you were forced to say goodbye to those you loved. Now you live in the kingdom where love is the only reality and you have no more tears to shed. We ask you to be lovingly… Read more »

Novena–St. Paul, The Apostle of Love, Day 7

DAY 7 Special request: Prayer for freedom in the midst of an unjust oppressive world. Prayer St Paul in your heavenly glory you are completely free. Chains can never bind you. Pray, however, for our freedom. First of all pray that we be delivered from the slavery of sin and vice. Next we ask you… Read more »