Divine Mercy Sunday

By |2017-09-07T04:05:34+10:00April 10th, 2015|Categories: Articles, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In the Jubilee Year, Pope John Paul II established the Second Sunday of Easter as Divine Mercy Sunday. Popularised by twentieth century Polish nun, St Faustina, devotion to the Divine Mercy is gaining momentum. In a world where so many struggle to live faithful lives, the promises of Divine Mercy are truly a beacon of hope. Officially established as

Inspiring Saints

By |2017-10-12T00:46:17+10:00October 1st, 2014|Categories: Mary & the Saints, Memes|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

St Francis of Assisi | 4th October "Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible." - St Francis of Assisi St Pope Callistus I | 14th October St Teresa of Avila | 15th October St Hedwig of Silesia | 16th October "Would you oppose the will

A Mother’s Heart

By |2017-09-06T05:24:07+10:00August 25th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Mary & the Saints|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

For more than forty years I have been honouring my mother on Mothers‚Äô Day, yet it has never really occurred to me to honour the woman who is both perfect mother and heavenly mother: Mary. She truly is ‚Äėblest among women‚Äô for she surpasses all the wonderful and loving contributions made to my life by

Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

By |2017-09-06T05:12:40+10:00August 7th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

A look at scripture and tradition can take us back to the feast of the sacred heart of Jesus and give our devotion new life. Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus is not nearly as popular today as a couple of generations ago, when almost every Catholic at least knew about the nine first

Sacred Heart Puzzle

By |2017-09-06T04:19:58+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Craft, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Engage your kids in the beautiful devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. This activity is a modern twist on the traditional nine First Friday Masses. Materials: Template Hard cardboard, glue Scissors Download Here Method: Place template on front and back of hard cardboard, make sure both pieces align, glue down and wait till dry.

Sacred Heart Muffins Recipe

By |2017-09-06T04:18:56+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Recipes, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

¬†Try this simple muffin recipe to celebrate the Feast of the Sacred Heart with taste. Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups self-raising flour 1/2 cup caster sugar 1 1/4 cups milk 1 egg, lightly beaten 90g butter, melted 1 tablespoon instant espresso coffee powder Punnet of Strawberries Method: Preheat oven to 180¬įC. Lightly grease a 6-hole, 3/4-cup

Litany of the Sacred Heart

By |2017-09-06T04:18:23+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

From Faith and Family Live V.    Lord, have mercy on us. R.    Christ, have mercy on us. V.     Lord, have mercy on us. Christ, hear us. R.     Christ, graciously hear us. V.     God the Father of Heaven, have mercy on us. God the Son, Redeemer of the world, have mercy on us.

St Margret Mary’s Sacred Heart Consecration

By |2017-09-06T04:17:24+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Act of Consecration to the Sacred Heart of Jesus By St Margaret Mary  I give myself and consecrate to the Sacred Heart of our Lord Jesus Christ, my person and my life, my actions, pains and sufferings, so that I may be unwilling to make use of any part of my being other than to