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MAKE THE LIFE OFFERING TO THE SACRED HEART OF JESUS THROUGH THE IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY TODAY!

“My Children! I am calling you to apostolic privilege…”

THE PRAYER OF THE LIFE OFFERING TO THE SACRED HEART OF JESUS THROUGH THE IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY:

“My dear Jesus, before the Trinity, Our Heavenly Mother, and the whole Heavenly Court, united with Your most precious Holy Blood and Your sacrifice on Calvary, hereby I offer my whole life to the intention of Your Holy Heart and to the Holy Heart of Mary.
Together with my life I place at Your disposal all the Holy Masses, all my Holy Communions, all my good deeds, all my sacrifices, and the sufferings of my entire life for the adoration and supplication of the Holy Trinity, for unity in our Holy Mother Church, for the Holy Father and the priests, for good priestly vocations, and for all the souls until the end of the world.
O my Jesus, please accept my life sacrifice and my offerings and give me Your grace that I may persevere obediently until my death. Amen.”

This life offering must be done with humble heart, firm resolution, and clear intent. All prayer, good deeds, suffering, and work done with pure intention has great merit, if it is offered together with the merits, the sufferings, and the blood of Jesus Christ.
It is recommended to do this life offering as soon as you feel ready, and renew it from time to time.

THE FIVE PROMISES OF OUR HEAVENLY MOTHER TO THOSE WHO OFFER THEIR LIVES TO HER:

1. Their names will be written in the Hearts of Jesus and Mary, inflamed by love.

2. Their life offerings, together with the infinite merits of Jesus, can save many souls from damnation. All souls who will live until the end of the world will benefit from their life offerings.

3. None of their family members will go to hell, even if it seems otherwise, because they will receive in the depths of their souls the graces of sincere contrition before the soul departs from their bodies.

4. On the day they offer their lives, their loved ones suffering in Purgatory will be released.

5. I will be with them in the hour of their deaths. They will not know Purgatory. I will carry their souls straight to the presence of the Glorious Trinity, where they will live with me in a special place created by God and will rejoice forever.

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE LIFE OFFERING:

Our Lady illustrates symbolically what her Holy Son is asking from us: Let us give our hearts completely to our heavenly Mother who will place them into the Sacred Heart of Jesus in the Eucharist, into the centre of unity of love. Thus, through our total abandonment, we will be united with the sacrifice of Jesus, and in this way His work of redemption will be perpetually continued for our souls and for the glory of God.

The messages, prayers, and promises published in this Blog post were received by a privileged Hungarian nun, a consoling soul, who in her humility and obedience to her spiritual director wishes to remain anonymous. Mary, our Heavenly Mother, implores those who receive Holy Communion daily, or at least weekly, to offer their lives to the glory of God and to save souls, that the souls of sinners may not be damned but receive, at least in their last hour, the graces of eternal life.

WHAT TO DO NEXT:

OUR HEAVENLY MOTHER SPEAKS: “My children who offer your lives, make the act of contrition every day! Make it not only for yourselves but for all men. This will continually weaken the power of evil to tempt and will help all souls to free themselves from the slavery of sin. If you continually practise contrition for others, this will act as an antiseptic to arrest the spread of the “virus” of sin. It will stop the infection, illness and death of souls. See how great the force is in a deep contrition if it comes from the depths of the heart? It can heal, cleanse and save the life of the soul.
In addition to contrition for the whole humanity, unite yourself with my Immaculate Heart to petition with prayer, reaching to heaven, for the pardon of sins. Thus you will become united with me and become genuine and intimate helpers of Jesus as fishers of men.”

PRAYER OF CONTRITION:

“O my Jesus, I love You over and above everything!
For the love of You I am sorry for all my sins.
O merciful love, I ask pardon for all my sins and for all the sins of my brothers and sisters that have been and will be committed until the end of the world. My dear Jesus, united with Your Holy Wounds I offer my life to the Eternal Father according to the intention of the Sorrowful Mother.
Virgin Mary, Queen of the world, Mediatrix of humanity, our only refuge and hope, pray for us!”

OUR LADY’S MESSAGES TO THOSE WHO OFFER THEIR LIVES:

If the Eternal Father chooses a soul to the grace of being among the elect, He will order that soul to become similar to His Only begotten Son while on earth, but in what way should this soul be like His Son?

In love and acceptance of sufferings.

If you follow your Jesus in these two ways then the Eternal Father will recognise His Holy Son in you.

The souls chosen by the Eternal Father to offer their lives, must strive to save as many other souls as possible. This can be done through fervent prayer, through the practising of love, through meekness, humility and self denial, but above all through the patient acceptance of sufferings.
I believe that my motherly Heart will find among my children souls who love God with the love of the martyrs. “My children, even in the time of the greatest trials, hold my motherly hand with unbounded trust. Come together with me to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. He is your strength in your earthly pilgrimage. Thus, strengthened by Him daily, you will march toward your eternal dwelling place of happiness where you will recognise each other in glorious ecstasy, you who sacrificed your lives for the glory of God and the salvation of souls. Then my Holy Son will embrace you to His flaming Heart, and He will immerse you in the ectasy of the united love of the Trinity. In this state of eternal bliss you will rejoice forever together with those souls who were able to gain eternal life because of your selfless life sacrifice.”
“My children! Hope and love, because God is with you. My children, each offered life is pleasing to God. Therefore do not limit your sacrifice. This should be your life slogan: Give more and love better!”
The design of my Holy Son included the deeds of the elect. He is eagerly waiting to see if they fulfil His plan or cross it. He could realise His plan without them, but in His merciful goodness He wants them to participate in the distribution of the fruits of redemption throughout the world. Do you know why I am telling all this? Because I watch with great anguish the fight of the souls in the Church. It is very painful for my motherly Heart that there are many among even the elect who do not believe that God can do not believe that God can do whatever He wants! Unfortunately, they are using their knowledge not to increase faith and unity, but to encourage disbelief. You, however – my life offering children – you should believe with a living faith. You should strive to increase in your hearts the flame of faith, because when faith becomes stronger it will increase your hope and love too.

THE BENEFITS AND GRACE OF THE SUFFERINGS IN OUR LIVES

Once you surrender yourself to great sufferings of either body or soul, the experience can be a fountain of immeasurable grace. You can pay for the sins of your life, or for the things you have failed to do. Or if this has already been paid, then the merit of your patient sufferings can be applied to the conversion of hardened sinners. By that you can glorify God. The souls you save by your obedient acceptance of sufferings may even become saints.
When the weight of sufferings lies heavily on you, whether illness or suffering in the soul, think always that you are just a pilgrim on this earth. Beyond the grave there is a wonderful world that was prepared by God for His faithful children, where your happiness will be greater than that which your patient and obedient sufferings can possibly merit. As it is written: your soul will forever be immersed in such happiness that “eye has not seen, and the ear has not heard, neither has it entered into the heart of man, what things God has prepared for those that love Him” (1 Cor 2:9).
No matter how heavy your suffering on earth, it will last but a short time. Rejoice while you suffer, because you are proceeding toward a sure goal, and at the end of this road your Heavenly Mother is waiting for you to embrace you with the eternal love of the Trinity.

“My children! I am calling you to apostolic privilege. You are chosen to suffer martyrdom of the heart for the sins of others. And by this voluntary life sacrifice coming from your good heart – God will be able to pour out the flood of His mercy. Think about that!”

“My dear children! You should burn with fervour to help save those who suffer in the slavery of sin. In life, captivity often results in freedom and uplifting of the soul.
But most prisoners of sin are more pitiable than those in real prison because they are not aware that they are imprisoned by their depravity, and thus they do not even ask for freedom. The blindness of the soul, with its darkness, is more pitiable than anyone in a dark prison.
I would like to free these souls. Since they do not want to be set free in order that I may save them, I need the help of my faithful children and their life offering, the patient acceptance of sufferings, trials, that, combined with the treasures of my Holy Son, will enable me to save not only your loved ones but a multitude of souls from everlasting darkness, even those who will be born later, until the end of the world.”

“My children! Give everything to me and I will give everything to my Holy Son united with my interceding prayers. I am the woman who sets the slaves free.”

THE RELEVANCE OF THE LIFE OFFERING IN HOSPITALS, NURSING HOMES, FOR THOSE SUFFERING IN THE COMMUNITY IN BODY OR SOUL:

“My children! Make sure that the great grace of the life offering will reach the souls who suffer greatly in body or in soul. It must reach the incurably sick, the physically handicapped, and the bedridden so that their suffering will not be in vain! This suffering can become a fund of gold for all humanity as well for yourselves, because in your hearts and souls you will receive peace, strength, relief, and satisfaction if you realise that patient acceptance of your sufferings will bring you great happiness in heaven!”

THE SEER: “I have obeyed this request of Our Lady and I communicated this request to sufferers. I can say from my own experience that their suffering was greatly lessened when they accepted the graces that accompanied the life offering. I visited the critically ill in hospitals, especially those who were neglected or ignored by their relatives and those who had no one. I saw the greatest suffering among cancer victims and others too sick even to get out of bed. Most of them knew there would be no cure for them, and they found their life and their suffering meaningless, believing no one needed them anymore.

But when they learned that they are the most precious children of Our Blessed Virgin Mother; that the Lord Jesus searches for companions, that Jesus calls them to unite their sufferings with His passion and sacrifice on the Cross as a continuation of His redemptive work; that they are the treasures of the Church; that by their suffering they can contribute to world peace; that by their sufferings they can pay for their sins and those of others; and that at their hour of death they will go straight to heaven without Purgatory: then the knowledge of this grace started to work in them immediately.
They started to cry for joy, because God and the Virgin Mary loved them so. Some had thought God was angry with them and was punishing them with sufferings, and there were atheists who wanted to commit suicide. But when they learned how great the grace is in the life offering, that a creature cannot give more to his or her Creator, they underwent a tremendous change. Their dispositions became so much better that even the nurses noticed it. They become hidden souls of the Lord and they persevered until the end on their live offerings. Some were cured, others departed quietly.

Every night I pray together with my good Heavenly Mother that this message will reach more and more suffering souls with the tremendous grace of the life offering that could mitigate their suffering and bring the strength, peace, and acceptance to bear their suffering on earth in the hope of everlasting happiness in heaven. Our Heavenly Mother prays for those, too, who have already received the grace of the life offering, that with a living faith they will persevere in it until death.”

 

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A PRAYER FOR PRIESTS

O Jesus, Eternal Priest, keep all thy priests within the shelter of thy Sacred Heart, where none may harm them.

Keep unstained their anointed hands, which daily touch thy Sacred Body. Keep unsullied their lips purpled with thy Precious Blood.

Keep pure and unearthly their hearts sealed with the sublime marks of thy glorious priesthood.

Let thy holy love surround them and shield them from the world’s contagion.

Bless their labours with abundant fruit, and may the souls to whom they have ministered here below be their joy and consolation and in Heaven their beautiful and everlasting crown. Amen.

O Mary, Queen of the clergy, pray for us, and obtain for us a number of holy priests.

 

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ST FAUSTINA’S PRAYER FOR OUR PRIESTS

O my Jesus,
I beg You on behalf of the whole Church:
grant it love and the light of Your Spirit,
give power to the words of priests
so that hardened hearts
might be brought to repentance
and return to You.

Lord, give us holy priests;
You Yourself maintain them in holiness.
O Divine and Great High Priest,
may the power of Your mercy
accompany them everywhere and protect them
from the devil’s traps and snares which are
continually being set for the souls of priests.

May the power of Your mercy,
O Lord, shatter and bring to naught
all that might tarnish the sanctity of priests,
for You can do all things. Amen.

 

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OFFERING OUR DAILY ACTIONS FOR THE POOR SOULS

PRAYER:

Eternal Father, by virtue of Your generosity and love, I ask that You accept all my actions, and that You multiply their value in favour of every soul in Purgatory. Through Christ our Lord. Amen.

FROM A MANUSCRIPT ON PURGATORY:

“If you make the intention, God will accept whatever you do for all the souls in Purgatory just as if applied to one particular soul.”

“It is more pleasing to God to perform all your actions in conscious union with Jesus and with a pure intention, on behalf of your deceased relatives, rather than to say many prayers for them.”

“Next to the Holy Mass, the Way of the Cross is the most beneficial devotion for the souls in Purgatory.”

 

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PRAYER FOR THOSE WHO VENERATE THE LORD’S MERCY; DIVINE MERCY NOVENA, DAY 7

I. Pray the Chaplet of the Divine Mercy.

II. Additional Prayer:

Most Merciful Jesus, whose Heart is love itself, receive into the abode of Your most compassionate Heart the souls of those who particularly extol and venerate the greatness of Your mercy. These souls are mighty with the very power of God Himself. In the midst of all afflictions and adversities they go forward confident of Your mercy. These souls are united to Jesus and carry all mankind on their shoulders. These souls will not be judged severely, but Your mercy will embrace them as they depart from this life.

Eternal Father, turn Your merciful gaze upon the souls who glorify and venerate Your greatest attribute, that of Your fathomless mercy, and who are enclosed in the Most Compassionate Heart of Jesus. These souls are a living Gospel; their hands are full of deeds of mercy and their spirits, overflowing with joy, sing a canticle of mercy to You, O Most High! I beg You, O God: show them Your mercy according to the hope and trust they have placed in You. Let there be accomplished in them the promise of Jesus, who said to them that during their life, but especially at the hour of death, the souls who will venerate this fathomless mercy of His, He Himself will defend as His glory. Amen.

 

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TWO GREAT LEADERS WHO PUT UP WITH MUCH SUFFERING OUT OF LOVE FOR JESUS

…Two Bishops who have given the Church great witness in difficult circumstances.

BISHOP JULIAN VORONOVSKY

Bishop Julian Voronowsky, the last Ukrainian Catholic Bishop to be secretly consecrated during the Soviet-era persecution of the Church, has died aged 76. Words at his memorial service said, “We thank God for this spiritual giant, a man of great heart and heroic faith… His greatness wasn’t that of earthly glory, estates, awards and honours, since he lived humbly among the poor of Christ, with nowhere to lay his head. His greatness was that of God’s love.” Born in 1936 in Busk, Bishop Julian trained as an engineer at Ukraine’s Polygraphic Institute overseeing construction projects.

His work there was short lived as he was dismissed because of his Catholic Faith. Bishop Julian was then forced to work as a boiler operator. He joined an underground seminary and in 1958 he was secretly ordained a priest, ministering to his people in hidden ways. In 1986 he was secretly consecrated a Bishop and was then repeatedly detained by the Soviet KGB police. Bishop Julian said he always followed the Church’s advice to “sign nothing and agree to nothing” during his interrogations for fear of being entrapped as a collaborator. From 1994 until 2011 Bishop Julian restored parishes and founded monasteries and schools. He rebuilt the Ukrainian Catholic Church, which had been previously outlawed and forced to merge with the Orthodox Church under Soviet Rule.

BISHOP JOHN BAPTIST LUI JINGSHAN

Bishop John Baptist Lui Jingshan of the People’s Republic of China recently died at the age of 99 years. He was born in 1913 in inland Mongolia to a Catholic family. At the age of 16 he began studying for the priesthood, completing his studies during the Japanese occupation. After his ordination as a priest he served as a parish priest until 1951, when he was imprisoned and sent to a labour camp, where he was forced to herd pigs for almost 20 years. Bishop John Baptist was freed in 1970 and for several years worked as a farmer. In 1979 he was allowed to take up his priestly work again but in 1983, considered a political prisoner, he was made to relocate at the age of 70 years to Yinchaun, where he said, “I must still do something for the Lord, and find a way to build the church”.

Three years later he had built a Cathedral. Then in 1993, at the age of 80 years, John Baptist was ordained a Bishop. He travelled widely around his vast Diocese on his bicycle to serve his people, trying to spiritually rebuild the Catholic Church in an area where it had been almost wiped out by persecution. Today in his Diocese there are 15,000 Catholics with 14 Catholic Churches, 12 priests and 20 nuns. Bishop John Baptist is regarded as the true father of his Diocese and is remembered for his steadfast work in rebuilding the Church in very hard times following the Cultural Revolution. Bishop John Baptist said, “Even though I spent 19 years in prison, I love my homeland. And not only my homeland but also my Church.”

These two Bishops remind us that around the world the Church has great leaders who put up with much suffering out of love for Jesus, the Church and their people. St Benedict wrote, ‘He who has undertaken the governing of souls must prepare himself to render to God an account of them.’ I am sure that during these past days both Bishop Julian and Bishop John Baptist rendered to God a good account.
– From: “Spiritual Thought from Fr Chris”

 

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UNHAPPY MOTHERS BECAUSE OF WAYWARD CHILDREN, BE CONSOLED!

OUR VIRGIN MOTHER (MAY 20, 1986) TO A PRIVILEGED SOUL:

“The hearts of many mothers are aching with pain. They are in anguish because of the condition of their children’s souls, their immoral acts, and worry about their children’s eternal lives. Because of my love toward them, I implore God to grant the five promises. Be consoled! Offer with full confidence and holy abandonment all aspects of your life, because the sacrifice offered for others will result in the saving of souls. No one can surpass the merciful love of God.”

LIFE OFFERING TO THE INTENTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY (FOR EVERYONE WHO IS READY, NOT JUST MOTHERS)

The following was received by a privileged Hungarian nun, a consoling soul, who in her humility and obedience to her spiritual director wishes to remain anonymous. Mary, our heavenly Mother, implores those who receive Holy Communion daily, or at least weekly, to offer their lives to the glory of God and to save souls, that the souls of sinners may not be damned but receive, at least at their last hour, the graces of eternal life.

THE FIVE PROMISE OF OUR HEAVENLY MOTHER TO THOSE WHO OFFER THEIR LIVES TO HER

1. Their names will be written in the Hearts of Jesus and Mary, inflamed by love.

2. Their life offerings, together with the infinite merits of Jesus, can save many souls from damnation. All souls who will live until the end of the world will benefit from their life offerings.

3. None of their family members will go to hell, even if it seems otherwise, because they will receive in the depths of their souls the graces of sincere contrition before the soul departs from their bodies.

4. On the day they offer their lives, their loved ones suffering in Purgatory will be released.

5. I will be with them in the hour of their deaths. They will not know Purgatory. I will carry their souls straight to the presence of the Glorious Trinity, where they will live with me in a special place created by God and will rejoice forever.

THE TEXT OF THE LIFE OFFERING (1955)

My dear Jesus, before the Trinity, our heavenly Mother, and the whole Heavenly Court, united with your most precious Holy Blood and your sacrifice on Calvary, hereby I offer my whole life to the intention of your Holy Heart and to the Holy Heart of Mary. Together with my life I place at your disposal all the Holy Masses, all my Holy Communions, all my good deeds, all my sacrifices, and the sufferings of my entire life for the adoration and supplication of the Holy Trinity, for unity in our Holy Mother Church, for the Holy Father and the priests, for good priestly vocations, and for all the souls until the end of the world. O my Jesus, please accept my life sacrifice and my offerings and give me your grace that I may persevere obediently until my death. Amen.

This life offering must be done with humble heart, firm resolution, and clear intent. All prayer, good deeds, suffering, and work done with pure intention has great merit, if it is offered together with the merits, the sufferings, and the blood of Jesus Christ. It is recommended to do this life offering as soon as you feel ready, and renew it from time to time.
– from: “Life Offering; a Call to be a Quiet Modern Apostle”

 

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PRAYER FOR MISSIONARY ZEAL

God of truth,
Father, Son, and Holy Spirit,
hear our prayer for those who do not know You,
that Your Name may be praised
among all peoples of the world.

Sustain and inspire Your servants
who bring them the Gospel.

Bring fresh vigour to wavering faith;
sustain our faith when it is fragile.
Renew our missionary zeal.

Make us witnesses to Your goodness,
full of love, strength and faith,
for Your glory,
and for the salvation of the world.
Through Christ our Lord.
Amen.

 
 

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