Friday, April 2, 2010

On Good Friday

Photo Source - I'm nearly positive this beautiful picture was taken at the Carmel in NE.

Prayer to Jesus Christ Crucified

My good and dear Jesus,
I kneel before You,
asking You most earnestly
to engrave upon my heart
a deep and lively faith, hope, and charity,
with true repentance for my sins,
and a firm resolve to make amends.
As I reflect upon Your five wounds,
and dwell upon them
with deep compassion and grief,
I recall, good Jesus,
the words the Prophet David spoke
long ago concerning Yourself:
``They pierced My hands and My feet;
they have numbered all My bones.''

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  1. Here, here on the Carmel comment. As one who has spent many days there for many ceremonies, I looked at it and said, "oh, it's Carmel!". And most certainly FSSP.

    With quite a few of my friends behind those bars, that little chapel holds a very dear place in my heart...

    Maybe you'll have a little one in there as your girls grow up? Deo Velente

  2. Easter Blessings: the Risen Lord be with you always


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