Devotions

Devotions like Rosary prayer, Chaplet of Divine Mercy, Way of the Cross, Litanies,  famous Images and Icons, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Immaculate Heart of Mary, Miraculous medal – bringing you closer to God and spending time with Him.

Mary, Our Lady undoer of knots Novena and Prayer – Bring your knots to Blessed Virgin Mary

Historical outline Johann Melchior Schmidtner painted in the year 1700 in Germany the image on which Mary unties knots on a string. Probably the “wedding band” of the couple who managed to avoid separation. The lower part of the image shows how the Archangel Rafael leads Toby to his future wife Sara. The image is in the St. Peter am Perlach church in Augsburg near Munich, and we can still see it today. The meaning… Continue Reading

San Damiano Cross is speaking to us also! Detailed explanation of the images and their meaning

We do not know the author of this beautiful and magnificent icon. He stayed hidden! But he left us a remarkable object which speaks of the spirit, of the Risen Jesus Christ in the light of the resurrection. In this article you will see how the cross of San Damiano left a strong appeal on st. Francis of Assisi. And we will go deep into the details of the images and their meaning of this beautiful… Continue Reading

How well do you know the Image of the Merciful Jesus? – Take our Pilgrim quiz

Beautiful Fatima Prayers taught by the Angel and Our Lady

Fatima Prayers taught by the Angel My God, I believe, I adore, I hope and I love You! I ask pardon of You for those who do not believe, do not adore, do not hope and do not love You! – Most Holy Trinity, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, I adore You profoundly and I offer You the most precious Body, Blood, Soul and Divinity of Jesus Christ, present in all the tabernacles of the… Continue Reading

The Secret of Fatima apparitions and why it is important!

About Fatima Pilgrimage site. Here, is just to recap. On 13. May, 1917, three children were pasturing their little flock in the Cova the Iria, parish of Fatima, They were called, Lucia de Jesus, and her cousins Jacinta and Francisco Marto. About Midday, after praying the Rosary, they saw a brilliant light and thinking it to be lightning, they decided to go home. But as they went down the slope another flash lit up the place… Continue Reading

Book recommendation – 52 Things Sons Need from Their Dads – Father Son relationship

52 Things Sons Need from Their Dads: What Fathers Can Do to Build a Lasting Relationship by Jay Payleitner When you look at him, you see yourself. But in raw form. When he looks at you – if he’s around kindergarten age – he sees a hero. To maintain that title, all you have to do is show up and follow your instincts. Goof with him. Toss him around. Play Rock/Scissors/Paper. Read picture books. Marvel with him about… Continue Reading

First Fridays devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus: Here is how and why to do Consecration to it

“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 nor without receiving the sacraments; my divine Heart shall be their safe refuge in that last moment.”  — Our Lord to St. Margaret Mary St Margaret Mary Alacoque had in the 17th… Continue Reading

Five First Saturday devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary: Here is how and why to do Consecration to it

Apparition of Our Lady to sister Lucia from Fatima On 10 December 1925, in Ponteverda in Spain, (more about all apparitions and history of Fatima)  Our Lady spoke to sister Lucia from Fatima in her cell. To her Appeared the Most Holy Virgin and, beside her, borne by a cloud, a Child. The Most Holy Virgin, placing one hand on her shoulder, showed her, at the same time, in the other hand a heart surrounded with… Continue Reading

Everything you wanted to know about Our Lady of Fatima original Capelinha statue

Coming to Fatima and having the best stay: When you look for something about Fatima Portugal, you will quickly have the Our Lady of Fatima statue in front of you. The image, figurine or Our lady of Fatima statue has become a symbol for this shrine and the whole history, (like the water for Lourdes sanctuary – here we wrote about it how to get it the quickest and the cheapest way) starting from the Marian Apparitions… Continue Reading

Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima, Portugal: What to see in one day. And why should you stay longer.

  Coming to Fatima and having the best stay: Make the best of one day stay in the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima, Portugal – What you absolutely have to see and attend! In July and August 2016 we have been volunteering in Fatima Portugal. Yes, we were in the info centre from 9.00 am until 6.00 pm helping pilgrims find their way around. Typical question that we got: »Hi, this is my first… Continue Reading

The oldest known Christ Pantocrator icon from Sinai

The Monastery of St. Catherine in Egypt’s Sinai is a wonderful place to visit, interesting in every respect, but it is not famous throughout the world simply for its facilities nestled up against the foot of Mount Sinai. The monastery has one of the largest collections of ancient illuminated manuscripts in the world, as well as one of the most important collections of icons. The most famous one The oldest known icon of Christ Pantocrator,… Continue Reading