Evening Meditations for Low Sunday ~ St Alphonsus Liguori

The Blessed John of Avila, who was so enamoured with the love of Jesus Christ that he never failed in any of his sermons to speak of the love which Jesus Christ bears towards us, in a treatise on the love this most loving Redeemer bears to men, has expressed himself in sentiments so full of the fire of devotion and of such beauty that I desire to insert them here… 

Carissimi; Today’s Mass: Low Sunday

Carissimi; Today’s Mass: Low Sunday

Low Sunday ~ Dom Prosper Guéranger

Our neophytes closed the Octave of the Resurrection yesterday. They were before us in receiving the admirable mystery; their solemnity would finish earlier than ours. This, then, is the eighth clay for us who kept the Pasch on the Sunday, and did not anticipate it on the vigil. It reminds us of all the glory and joy of that Feast of Feasts, which united the whole of Christendom in one common feeling of triumph.

Spiritual Reading for Low Sunday ~ St Alphonsus Liguori

Along with false shame, the devil endeavours to fill the mind of sinners with many delusions and vain fears…

Morning Meditations for Low Sunday ~ St Alphonsus Liguori

A false balance is in his hand (Osee xii. 7). In these words the Holy Spirit warns us not to be deceived by the world, because the world weighs its goods in a false balance; we should weigh them in the true balance of Faith, which will show us what are the true goods. Oh, how wretched I have been, O Lord, in having, for so many years, gone after the vanities of the world, and left Thee, the Sovereign Good!

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