Category Archives: Divine Mercy Novena

8 Ways Our Family Celebrates Good Friday

Good Friday at our house follows certain traditions: 1.  We fast.  My husband and I don’t eat anything, while we encourage the kids to last as long as they can without eating, then they can only eat simply so that they are not hungry, such as plain bread and water.  We also abstain from meat. …

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Divine Mercy Reflection

I changed the words this morning ever slightly to a prayer in the Divine Mercy Chaplet… I changed the “I” to “you” and the “you” to “me” Eternal Father,  You gave me the body and blood, soul and divinity of Your dearly beloved Son, Our Lord Jesus Christ, in atonement for our sins and those …

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Divine Mercy Novena

The Sunday after Easter is Divine Mercy Sunday.   Beginning on Good Friday, we pray a Divine Mercy Chaplet each day for nine days, preferably around 3pm, which is the hour in which Jesus died. Each day we pray for a different intention, joining Christians around the world in prayer, petitioning God the Father on behalf of …

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