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British Supreme Court declines to hear appeal on clinic buffer zone

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Portland archdiocese will not cancel public Masses, after Oregon gov bans large gatherings

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Deacon takes part in episcopal ordination of son

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Pope entrusts world threatened by coronavirus to Mary

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UK: Shrewsbury Cathedral bell named after England’s newest saint

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Novena to St Joseph- Day 4

Dear St. Joseph, 

 

You did God’s will. Dare I say you did it perfectly? Saint Joseph, I want to also do God’s most perfect will. But on my own, I will fail. I need your help. I trust that with you as my spiritual father, you will guide me to always do God’s most perfect will. Truly, St. Joseph, I want to reach the degree of glory that God has prepared for me in heaven. I want to bear fruit that will last. I don’t want to let God down. I want to be a saint. Help me, St. Joseph. You see how weak and sinful I am. But teach me, good father. Help me to follow the commandments and please make my heart sensitive to the inspirations of the Holy Spirit. I know that as I entrust myself to your care, you will guide me and show me how to always do God’s will. I give you permission to redirect the stream of my life if it ever departs from God’s most perfect will.

Saint Joseph, who did God’s will, please always keep me in God’s most perfect will.

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New Zealand Bishops call to peace a year after Christchurch shootings

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Rome’s Church Buildings Closed Through April 3

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In South Sudan, installation of new Juba archbishop faces resistance

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Venezuelan bishops’ conference backs pro-democracy marches, calls for change

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