Various Authors - Religion - 2008 - 887 pages
In order that one could say that the Rosary is a “summary of the Gospel” in a
more complete manner, Pope John Paul II judged the introduction of the
Luminous Mysteries appropriate: It is fitting to add, following reflection on the
Incarnation and ...
Mark I. Miravalle - Religion - 2006 - 193 pages
The great majority of the twenty Rosary mysteries are explicitly dedicated to the
life of Jesus. As for the last two mysteries, the Assumption and Coronation of
Mary, these mysteries illustrate the application of the graces of the victorious
Christ to ...
John Francis Sullivan - Christian education - 1920 - 275 pages
The Mysteries, which should be meditated on while the Rosary is being recited,
are intended to honor our Lord as the Saviour, and His Blessed Mother as the
most important auxiliary in effecting our salvation. They are divided into three ...
Kenelm Henry Digby - Middle Ages - 1889
That the symbolic sense was intended in the ceremonies of faith, is proved from
the ancient fathers. Thus St. Ambrose says to the Neophites, who have been just
initiated by baptism into the Christian mysteries, " Recollect what you have done,
Preaching - 1908
VIII. OBSCURITY OF RELIGIOUS MYSTERIES. BY THE RIGHT REV. JAMES
BELLORD, D.D. "If any man love me he will keep my word, and my Father will
love hin and we will come to him and will make our abode with him." — John xvi,
Saint Bede (the Venerable) - England - 1907 - 439 pages
and with his whole province to receive the faith and mysteries of Christ. And
indeed his father Redwald had long before been initiated into the mysteries of the
Christian faith in Kent, but in vain ; for on his return home, he was seduced by his
Christian literature, Early - 1888
spake to them that had understanding, not by words only, but even by the
miracles themselves. The five loaves signified the five books of Moses' Law. The
old l>aw is barley compared to the Gospel wheat. In those books are great
Kenelm Henry Digby - 1877
Meus est qui amat unitatem ; non est meus qui separat," says St. Columban.2 " It
is not the knowledge of mysteries which is required ; it is the constant meditation
on the life of Christ which strengthens the mind against vain and perishable ...
Robert Hugh Benson - Devotional exercises - 1915 - 96 pages
The Sorrowful Mysteries : The Agony in the Garden. For the terrified and anxious.
The Scourging. For the wounded and sick. The Crowning with Thorns. For
doctors and nurses. The Way of the Cross. For the dying. The Death on the Cross
Giovanni Pietro Giussano - 1884
(In the ordinary editions a great part of this work is omitted) . . .014 3. A Christian's
Rule of Life 0 10 VoL II. The Mysteries of the Faith — The Incarnation ; containing
Meditations and Devotions on the Birth and Infancy of Jesus Christ, &c, suited ...