Beverly Catholic

The Catholic Parishes of Beverly, MA

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We do not have to talk very much in order to pray well. We know that God is there in His holy tabernacle; let us open our hearts to Him; let us rejoice in His Presence: This is the best prayer.
St. John Vianney (via acatholicvibe)

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It is not easy to follow Jesus closely, because the path he chooses is the way of the Cross.
Pope Francis, April 18, via Twitter (via popequotes)

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dramoor:

God is Love.  Not just any love, but Agape, which is “Self-giving Love.”Thank you, Lord Jesus, for giving yourself so that we can give ourselves back to you. 
(Christ with Thorns, by Ann Chapin)

dramoor:

God is Love.  Not just any love, but Agape, which is “Self-giving Love.”
Thank you, Lord Jesus, for giving yourself so that we can give ourselves back to you.

(Christ with Thorns, by Ann Chapin)

(via acatholicvibe)

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Pray, even if you feel nothing, see nothing. For when you are dry, empty, sick or weak, at such a time is your prayer most pleasing to God, even though you may find little joy in it. This is true of all believing prayer.
Julian of Norwich (via thedoors-thedoors)

(Source: denisehess, via acatholicvibe)

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What is the New Evangelization with Michael Lavigne, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.  At the St. Mary Star of the Sea Convent. (at St. Mary Star Of The Sea Convent)

What is the New Evangelization with Michael Lavigne, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. At the St. Mary Star of the Sea Convent. (at St. Mary Star Of The Sea Convent)