Celebrating Michaelmas

Celebrating Michaelmas

O Jesus! Life-spring of the soul! The Father’s power and glory bright! Thee with the angels we extol; From Thee they draw their life and light. Thy thousand, thousand hosts are spreadEmbattled o'er the azure sky; But Michael bears Thy standard...

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Angel Art for A Week

Angel Art for A Week

One of the themes we studied Along the Alphabet Path during "A Week" was Angels!  (Update:  You can find all our Aa week Activities here!)   With the feasts of Michaelmas, the Archangels, and the Holy Guardian Angels all coming up, I...

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Prayer of Mothers

Father in heaven, grant me the grace to appreciate the dignity which you have conferred on me. Let me realize that not even the Angels have been blessed with such a privilege—to share in your creative miracle and bring new Saints to heaven. Make me a good mother to all my children after the example of Mary, the Mother of your Son. Through the intercession of Jesus and Mary I ask your continued blessings on my family. Let us all be dedicated to your service on earth and attain the eternal happiness of your kingdom in heaven. Amen.


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Hi! I'm Jessica, a Roman Catholic wife and home educating mother to our nine children. I was home educated myself, along with my eleven younger siblings. I have a special devotion to St. Therese, through whom I have been given much help and many blessings--the beautiful "Shower of Roses" that she has sent my way! Here I will record a few of the blessings I treasure. Please remember that what you see here is just a little glimpse at our lives, so please say a prayer for us, as we continue to strive for holiness.

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