Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: [Slovak-World] The Jesus Prayer in the East Moves West

Expand Messages
  • Caye Caswick
    Pretty sure the Greeks think it was/is theirs -- just FYI -- but still one of my favorites, and simple. Caye ... __________________________________ Yahoo! Mail
    Message 1 of 2 , Sep 20, 2005
    • 0 Attachment
      Pretty sure the Greeks think it was/is theirs -- just
      FYI -- but still one of my favorites, and simple.



      Caye



      --- Gregory J Kopchak <greg@...> wrote:

      > I got the following from the Divine Mercy Shrine.
      >
      > As a footnote to the message.....
      >
      > Sister Faustina brought the Jesus Prayer from
      > the Rusyn and Eastern Churches to the Roman
      > Catholic Church thanks to her book on Divine Mercy.
      >
      > Mother Angelica spread it further with EWTN.
      >
      > You can read more about the Traditional Slovak and
      > Rusyn Jesus prayer at
      >
      > www.iarelative.com/chotki.htm
      >
      > =================================================
      >
      > From: Fr. Joseph MIC <frjoseph@...>
      >
      > August 25, 2005 marked the centennial of Saint
      > Maria Faustina Kowalska's birth. It was with great
      > joy
      > that on that day I celebrated Holy Mass in the
      > parish
      > church where St. Faustina Kowalska was baptized and
      > received her First Holy Confession and Communion.
      > Included in that Mass were intentions sent in to me
      > from over 4,000 Association Members.
      >
      > I am now preparing for the Feast Day of our beloved
      > St. Faustina on October 5 and invite you to join me.
      >
      > The Marians at the National Shrine of The Divine
      > Mercy are celebrating a special novena of Masses
      > from
      > September 26 through October 4 to prepare for this
      > Feast
      > Day. Join me in celebrating this special novena and
      > share
      > with me your intentions to be remembered at the
      > National
      > Shrine of The Divine Mercy.
      >
      > I will also carry with me your intentions to be
      > included
      > in a Mass that I will celebrate in Poland at St.
      > Faustina's tomb on her Feast Day, October 5. I
      > invite you
      > to remember especially any family members or friends
      > who
      > suffered or died in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
      >
      > Submit your intentions now.
      >
      > Yours in our Most Merciful Lord,
      >
      >
      > Fr. Joseph, MIC
      > Director, Association of Marian Helpers
      > Eden Hill
      > Stockbridge, MA 01263
      >
      > Visit us online:
      > http://www.marian.org
      > http://www.thedivinemercy.org
      >
      > Our occasional email keeps you informed about The
      > Divine
      > Mercy Message, Devotion to Mary, special events at
      > The
      > National Shrine of The Divine Mercy, and special
      > offers
      > from the Association of Marian Helpers.
      >
      >
      >




      __________________________________
      Yahoo! Mail - PC Magazine Editors' Choice 2005
      http://mail.yahoo.com
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.