A Binding Prayer for the Conversion of Our Adult Children – English & Latin

If you’ve never used a binding prayer out of fear, rest assured, this prayer was recommended by Fr. Chad Ripperger, and falls under the category of binding and loosing prayers.   One of the most painful trials parents face is when their children leave the faith.  It happens more than people realize. Often, our children’s forays … Read more

Lenten Embertide: Spring

Ember Days Primer “All things have their season, and in their times all things pass under heaven..A time to be born and a time to die. A time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted.”  The term “Ember” is derived from the Latin term Quatuor Tempora, which means four times. And so the … Read more

What Are You Giving Up for Lent? Take this Poll!

Every time Lent comes around, I get excited about what I’m going to give up. Of course, being human, that excitement only lasts for so long. [otw_shortcode_quote border_style=”bordered” background_color_class=”otw-white-background”]Fasting is a good safeguard for the soul, a steadfast companion for the body, a weapon for the valiant, and a gymnasium for athletes. Fasting repels temptations, anoints … Read more