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ASK FATHER: "To Contribute to the Support of One's Pastor." FR. Z'S BLOG - December 2, 2014 ... authorities is meant to guarantee to the faithful the very necessary minimum in the spirit of prayer and moral effort, in the growth in love of God and neighbor: 2042 The first precept ("You shall attend Mass on Sundays and holy days of obligation and rest from servile labor") requires the faithful to sanctify the day commemorating the Resurrection of the Lord as well as the principal liturgical feasts honoring the mysteries of the Lord, the Blessed Virgin Mary, and the saints; in the first ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/wdtprs/DhFa/~3/1YXnxSzC7sg/
September Ember Day Fast Reminder A CATHOLIC LIFE - September 17, 2014 ... quattor tempora, the "four seasons." Since the late 5th century, the Ember Days were also the preferred dates for ordination of priests. So during these times the Church had a threefold focus: (1) sanctifying each new season by turning to God through prayer, fasting and almsgiving; (2) giving thanks to God for the various harvests of each season; and (3) praying for the newly ordained and for future vocations to the priesthood and religious ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/blogspot/myST/~3/Hy3Q0Er8vyM/september-ember-day-fast-reminder.html
Indulgences for the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross A CATHOLIC LIFE - September 14, 2014 ... of these beads, in memory of the Five Wounds of Jesus Christ, one Gloria Patri is to be said; and at the end of each set of five, one Ave Maria is added in devotion to our Lady's sorrows. Prayers to the Five Holy Wounds Pope Pius VII., by a Rescript of time S. Congr. of Indulgences, dated Sept. 29, 1807, granted - i. The indulgence of 100 days, daily, to all the faithful who shall devoutly recite the following prayers to the Five Sacred Wounds of Jesus Christ. ii. The plenary indulgence, ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/blogspot/myST/~3/ewYc2WVgA3c/indulgences-for-feast-of-exaltation-of.html