Prayer

Liturgical comment and prayer diary

May 2014 Prayer Diary

May 2014 Prayer Diary

May is traditionally the month to remember Mary, the Mother of Our Lord. The national Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham, is one of the most beautiful power houses of prayer in our land. Saints’ days in May 1 Philip and James, Apostles 2 Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria, Teacher of the Faith, 373 4 English […]

January 2014 Prayer Diary

January 2014 Prayer Diary

What meaning does the annual repetition of Epiphany have for our faith and for our Christian life? The feast of Epiphany is not held only as a commemoration of a historical event in the life of Jesus, not merely for the attractiveness of the atmosphere of lights, music, and poetry. The recurrent celebration of Epiphany […]

December 2013 Prayer Diary

December 2013 Prayer Diary

The first 24 days of December fall during the liturgical season known as Advent and are represented by the liturgical colour purple. The remaining days of December mark the beginning of the Christmas season. The liturgical colour changes to white or gold — a symbol of joy, purity and innocence. THE ADVENT COLLECT ALMIGHTY God, […]

November 2013 Prayer Diary

November 2013 Prayer Diary

In the month of November, we have cause to remember the Dead, both of All the Faithful Departed on November 2nd, and those fallen on Active Service in War, on November 11th. Prayer + Rest eternal grant unto them O Lord, and let light perpetual shine upon the. May they rest in peace, and rise in […]