September 2, 2020

Season of Creation 2020

Season of Creation   Resources for the Liturgy Office Transition to Creation September 1st, marks the beginning of the Season of Creation in the Catholic Church and in many Christian churches across the world. The group preparing resources for the Irish Church have suggested the music below for the Sunday […]
March 29, 2020

Make Me an Instrument of Your Peace

Make Me an Instrument of Your Peace (Reader Fr Sean Kelly – OFM Cap) Lord, make me an instrument of your peace.Where there is hatred, let me sow love,Where there is injury, pardonWhere there is doubt, faith,Where there is despair, hope,Where there is darkness, light,Where there is sadness, joy.O Divine […]
March 29, 2020

Prayer to the Holy Family

Prayer to the Holy Family  Jesus , Mary and Joseph, I give you my heart and my soul.Jesus , Mary and Joseph, assist me in my last agonyJesus , Mary and Joseph, may my soul in peace with you forvever
March 29, 2020

Personal Act of Contrition

Personal Act of Contrition My God,I am sorry for my sins with all my heart.In choosing to do wrong and failing to do good,I have sinned against you whom I should love above all things.I firmly intend, with your help,to do penance, to sin no more, and to avoid whatever […]
March 29, 2020

Acts of Contrition

  Acts of Contrition   Personal Act of Contrition  My God,I am sorry for my sins with all my heart.In choosing to do wrong and failing to do good,I have sinned against you whom I should love above all things.I firmly intend, with your help,to do penance, to sin no […]
March 26, 2020

The Angelus

    The Angelus V. The Angel of the Lord declared unto Mary,R. And she conceived of the Holy Spirit.Hail Mary, etc… V. Behold the handmaid of the Lord.R. Be it done unto me according to Your Word.Hail Mary, etc… V. And the Word was made flesh,R. And dwelt among […]
March 26, 2020

Prayers for Penance – Reconciliation – Before and After Confession

Prayers for Penance/Reconciliation/Confession Prayer before Confession Receive my confession, O most loving and gracious Lord Jesus Christ, only hope for the salvation of my soul. Grant to me true contrition of soul, so that day and night I may by penance make satisfaction for my many sins. Saviour of the […]
March 26, 2020

In Times of Stress

In times of Stress Tender God.At this time of year, when many are worried and stressed, weary or tired,Help us to remember that this time too will pass,And that all that really matters Is how we love and are loved.May we find comfort and support In your loving care of […]
March 26, 2020

A Prayer for Carers

A Prayer For Carers For each person in my care, O loving and mysterious God, Open my heart to their healing need. Strengthen me. Give me wisdom as you guide me in my care for the sick. Help me to see the presence of the suffering and risen Jesus in […]
March 26, 2020

Prayer to the Holy Spirit

Prayer to the Holy Spirit Come Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful and kindle in them the fire of your love. Send forth your Spirit and they shall be created, And you shall renew the face of the earth.
March 26, 2020

Twenty-Third Psalm – The Lord is My Shepherd

Twenty-Third Psalm The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.He makes me lie down in green pastures;he leads me beside still waters;he restores my soul.He leads me in right paths for his name’s sake.Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death,I fear no evil;for you […]
March 25, 2020

Help us to be Kind and Generous

Help us to be kind and generous. Good and gracious God,You have made us to be like you,to live and love in the Spirit of Jesus your Son.May we grow to be open and generous in our giving to others.And gracious and grateful in what we receive for all who […]
March 25, 2020

Christ Has No Body

Christ Has No Body Christ has no body but yours, No hands, no feet on earth but yours, Yours are the eyes with which he looks, Compassion on this world. Yours are the feet with which he walks to do good. Yours are the hands with which he blesses all […]
March 25, 2020

St Patrick’s Breastplate

St Patrick’s Breastplate Christ with me,Christ before me,Christ behind me,Christ in me,Christ beneath me,Christ above me,Christ on my right,Christ on my left,Christ when I lie down,Christ when I sit down,Christ when I arise,Christ in the heart of every man who thinks of me,Christ in the mouth of everyone who speaks […]
March 25, 2020

The Serenity Prayer

The Serenity Prayer (The first three lines are the most known and prayed.) God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change,Courage to change the things I can,And wisdom to know the difference.(Living one day at a time,Enjoying one moment at a time,Accepting hardship as a pathway […]
March 25, 2020

The Apostles’ Creed – Nicene Creed

The Apostles’ Creed   I believe in God,the Father almighty,Creator of heaven and earth,and in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord,who was conceived by the Holy Spirit,born of the Virgin Mary,suffered under Pontius Pilate,was crucified, died and was buried;he descended into hell;on the third day he rose again from […]
March 25, 2020

Personal Act of Faith

Personal Act of Faith O my God, I firmly believe that you are one God in three divine Persons, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.I believe that your divine Son became man and died for our sins, and that he will come to judge the living and the dead.I believe these […]
March 25, 2020

The Magnificat

The Magnificat (Lk 1:46-55) My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord,my spirit rejoices in God my Savior;for he has looked with favor on his lowly servant.From this day all generations will call me blessed:the Almighty has done great things for me,and holy is his Name.He has mercy on those […]
March 25, 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

[Show slideshow] 1 2 3 ► The Lord’s Prayer Our Father, who art in heaven,hallowed be thy name,thy kingdom come, thy will be done,on earth as it is in heaven.Give us this day our daily breadand forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against usand lead us […]