HISTORY of the HOLY ROSARY – Part 2

Rosary Revival by Blessed Alan de la Roche During my teenage years, growing up in a Croatian household, we continued to pray the family Rosary on Wednesday’s and Friday’s. Like most teenagers of that era – as now – I became more interested in sports, playing football and computer games and sadly falling into sin. […]

HISTORY of the HOLY ROSARY

HISTORY of the ROSARY – Part 1 My earliest memory of prayer and the Rosary go back to when I was a little boy. At 4 years of age, I remember my parents teaching me the prayers of the Rosary. I often remember finding my father in prayer with Rosary in hand and my mother […]

Sacred Heart of Jesus – Part 2 (The Promises)

THE PROMISES OF THE FIRST FRIDAY DEVOTION TO THE SACRED HEART “I promise you, in the excessive mercy of my Heart that my all powerful love will grant to all those who receive Holy Communion on the first Friday for nine consecutive months, the grace of final repentance; they shall not die in my disgrace […]