Tuesday, June 28, 2005

At the ending of the Month of the Sacred Heart

Lord Jesus cover Pope Pius IX with the protection of your Divine Heart. As Jesus is glorified, he glorifies His Church. By suffering and love, he reigns always. Daily Union of Prayers for the Pope. Posted by Hello

O God, thrice holy. I adore you, I love you, I bless you. The Eucharistic Heart of Jesus. Posted by Hello

I adore you, I love you, I bless you, through the Sacred Heart of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament of the Altar.... and I offer you through the blessed hands of the Immaculate Virgin Mary, all the Blessed Hosts which are on our altars, and in our tabernacles, in sacrifice of expiation, of reperation and of amendation for all the sacriliges, profanations, impieties, blasphemies and crimes which are committed against you throughout the universe. Indulgence 300 days each time. Lord Jesus, place Our Most Holy Father, the Pope under the protection of Your Sacred Heart. Immaculate Heart of Mary Pray for us. One Our Father, One Hail Mary, One Glory Be. (1) Plenary once a month with Communion with the intentions of the prayer. Posted by Hello

Questionable artist promoted by Diocese of Lille in their Cathedral Church

In addition to the Ecce Homo exhibition in the crypt of Lille Cathedral, France, there was an exhibition of photographs by a Laurent Dejente. Here is an example. He is a little known artist, but one has to question the wisdom of the cathedral authorities in promoting the artist, given the indecency of some of his other works (which were not on display in the Cathedral). Posted by Hello

The League of David: Who's this?

-great suggestions.

Lille Cathedral

an abstract stations of the Cross. In all my travels across Europe, I have never ever seen one of these modern stations actually being used for devotions. In any case, they help neither the soul nor the understanding of the Passion of Our Lord.

The Choir

of Lille Cathedral. Not one distinctively Christian symbol in sight.

Polish archbishop hopes for August sainthood for Pope John Paul II

Why the unseemly haste? And why does he think this?

"The world has already canonised John Paul II, now we are only waiting for final confirmation of this fact"

Canonisation does not depend on the world, never has and never will.