Blessed Mary, calm my mind so that my worry will case. Banish the fear I face so that I will understand that it is just false evidence appearing to be real. Quiet the fast beating of my heart so that my anxiety will abate. Give me the peace of your Son, Our Lord Jesus Christ, which surpasses my understanding.
Love the tangible connection (noue) these pearly textiles make to liturgical vestments made by lacemaker Blessed Azélie-Marie "Zélie" Martin née Guérin. Lacey appliques in students prayer journals may deepen the sacramental meme of Mary's fiat untying Eve's knot during Holy Baptism, as in "Who can find* a woman of worth? Far beyond pearls is her value... she puts her hands to the distaff, and her fingers ply the spindle* | Proverbs 31:10, 19 http://www.usccb.org/bible/proverbs/31#24031019-1
My church offers no absolutes She tells me, "Worship in the bedroom." The only heaven I'll be sent to Is when I'm alone with you I was born sick But I love it Command me to be well Amen. Take me to church I'll worship like a dog at the shrine of your lies I'll tell you my sins and you can sharpen your knife Offer me that deathless death Good God, let me give you my life - Hozier, Take Me To Church
Bendita sea tu Pureza, y eternamente lo sea. Pues todo un Dios se recrea, en tan graciosa Belleza. A ti, Celestial Princesa, Virgen Sagrada María, yo te ofrezco en este día, alma, vida y corazón. Mírame con compasión, no me dejes, Madre mía. Amén, Jesús.
Leyendecker 1922 - J.C. Leyendecker, if not THE best commercial illustrator of the 20th century, certainly one of my top 10 favorites. By the way,this is a BAD example of motherhood, or at least a careless one...look at that long sleeve dangling over an open flame while she holds a CHILD! LOL
“Behold Thy Mother”, a Scriptural Rosary book, is steeped in beauty and tradition with sacred art, meditations by Church fathers, popes, saints and esteemed Catholic theologians, a side by side English/Latin translation of the Scripture verses, and medieval graphics. This beautiful Catholic prayer book is stamped with an imprimatur by Most Reverend Peter F. Christensen, Bishop of the Diocese of Boise and has received 5 star reviews. This painting by Fra Angelico is titled "Madonna of…