Prayer

Prayer

Adoration

“Jesus has made Himself the Bread of Life to give us life. Night and day, He is there. If you really want to grow in love, come back to the Eucharist, come back to that Adoration.” Saint Teresa of Calcutta Praying in the presence of the Lord “This is my body.” “This is the chalice of my blood.” The power of Christ’s words was not limited to the night before his death. At every celebration of the Eucharist, we hear…

Eucharist

Do this in memory of me. Matthew Chapter 18 Verse 20 The Sunday celebration of the Eucharist is the heart and soul of the life of Catholic Christians, and it is our highest form of prayer. As the Lord commanded, we come together each week to join our offerings to his self-offering on the cross — made present once again in all its power for our healing and strength, and for the healing of a broken world. At Mass, we…

Rosary

The power of simplicity The rosary is an ancient and still powerful form of Christian prayer. Most of us are familiar with its physical form — a circle of five sets of 10 beads, each set separated by larger single bead, connected to a shorter chain of beads and ending in a crucifix. The rosary is prayed at st Pius saturdays at 4:15 pm The practice of praying the rosary poses a challenge to our contemporary restlessness, to our constant…