Tag - purgatory

November – Month of the Holy Souls…

This thread is launched to allow us to share our favourite prayers, novenas and hymns for the benefit of the Holy Souls, and to gain indulgences for our deceased family and friends who may be among the Church Suffering in Purgatory.  Click here for details about indulgences for the Holy Souls.  Praying for the...

Cardinal Keith Patrick O’Brien RIP

Cardinal Keith Patrick O'Brien From Scottish Catholic Media Office - press release... His Eminence Archbishop Vincent Cardinal Nichols of Westminster used his homily during the Requiem Mass for the Cardinal Keith Patrick O’Brien RIP (1938-2018) to urge those present to pray for the repose of his soul and also for those he offended during his life... The...

2/11 – All Souls Day…

Click here to read Catholic teaching on Purgatory...  Angel frees souls from Purgatory - Carracci, Lodovico 1610 Now discover... How to gain indulgences for Souls in Purgatory A brief outline on how to obtain a plenary indulgence for the Holy Souls in Purgatory. Plenary indulgences for the Poor Souls: Six General rules for obtaining a plenary indulgence: State of grace at...

November: Month of the Holy Souls…

Launched to mark the Feast of All Souls Day, 2nd November,  this thread is to allow us to share our favourite prayers, novenas and hymns for the benefit of the Holy Souls.  Praying for the dead is a tradition firmly rooted in Sacred Scripture:  "It is therefore a holy and wholesome thought to pray for...

November: Month of the Holy Souls…

October, 2015 Dear Faithful, We have once again arrived at this special time of the year devoted by Holy Mother Church to the holy souls in purgatory. During November the Church asks us to redouble our prayers and sacrifices for the remission of debt incurred by the faithful departed whose sins have already been pardoned. In order...