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The Rosary >Proclamation of Faith  >The Prayer Jesus taught us >Contemplation  of the  Mysteries >Praise to the Holy Trini...
<ul><li>The greeting of an angel  (Lk 1:28) </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>the exclamation  </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></...
Rosarium Garden of roses: Each Hail Mary is like a little rose which we give to Our Mother!
In the Name of  the Father and of  the Son  and of the Holy Spirit Amen!
We are praying  the Rosary of Joy.
“ I shall put emnity between you  and the woman, between your seed and her seed.  He will  crush your head and you will  s...
The Prayer Jesus taught us: OUR FATHER!
for faith HAIL MARY!
for faith for hope HAIL MARY!
for faith for hope for love HAIL MARY!
In Praise of the Most Holy Trinity: GLORY BE!
Proclamation of Faith CREED: I  believe!
The First Mystery “ The Lord Himself  will give you a sign:   The Virgin  is with child and bears a Son and calls His Name...
The First Mystery “ The Lord Himself  will give you a sign:   The Virgin  is with child and bears a Son and calls His Name...
“ In the sixth month,  the angel Gabriel  was sent  by God  to a town  of Galilee  called Nazareth
“ In the sixth month,  the angel Gabriel  was sent  by God  to a town  of Galilee  called Nazareth
to a young virgin who was betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the House of David
to a young virgin who was betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the House of David
and  the virgin’s name was Mary
and  the virgin’s name was Mary
He went in and said  to her: “Rejoice,  full of  grace,  the Lord is with you!”
He went in and said  to her: “Rejoice,  full of  grace,  the Lord is with you!”
Mary was deeply disturbed by these words and asked herself what this greeting could mean.
Mary was deeply disturbed by these words and asked herself what this greeting could mean.
but the angel  said to her: “ Do not be afraid Mary for God  has looked with favour upon you. Look! You shall conceive in ...
but the angel  said to her: “ Do not be afraid Mary for God  has looked with favour upon you. Look! You shall conceive in ...
He will be great and shall rightly be called Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give Him the throne of David, his anc...
He will be great and shall rightly be called Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give Him the throne of David, his anc...
Then Mary said  to the angel: “ But how  can this  come about since I  have no knowledge  of man?”
Then Mary said  to the angel: “ But how  can this  come about since I  have no knowledge  of man?”
The angel answered her saying:  “ The Holy Spirit will come upon you and the Power of the Most High will overshadow you. T...
The angel answered her saying:  “ The Holy Spirit will come upon you and the Power of the Most High will overshadow you. T...
Then Mary said to the angel:  “I am the handmaid of the Lord, let it be done to me as you have said!”
Then Mary said to the angel:  “I am the handmaid of the Lord, let it be done to me as you have said!”
And  the angel left her.” (Luke 1: 26-35, 38)
And  the angel left her.” (Luke 1: 26-35, 38)
 
“ Your relative Elizabeth also,  in her old age,  has conceived a son, and she whom people called barren is in her sixth m...
“ Your relative Elizabeth also,  in her old age,  has conceived a son, and she whom people called barren is in her sixth m...
“ Mary then set out and went as quickly as she could into the  hill country to a town  in Judah.
“ Mary then set out and went as quickly as she could into the  hill country to a town  in Judah.
She entered into  the house of Zechariah  and greeted Elizabeth.
She entered into  the house of Zechariah  and greeted Elizabeth.
As soon as Elizabeth heard Mary’s  greeting, the child leapt in her womb!
As soon as Elizabeth heard Mary’s  greeting, the child leapt in her womb!
And Elizabeth, filled with the Holy Spirit, gave a loud cry:
And Elizabeth, filled with the Holy Spirit, gave a loud cry:
 
 
Because Look! At the very moment your greeting sounded  in my ears,  the child within my womb leapt for joy!
Because Look! At the very moment your greeting sounded  in my ears,  the child within my womb leapt for joy!
Yes!   Blessed is she who believed that the promise made her by God would be fulfilled!”
Yes!   Blessed is she who believed that the promise made her by God would be fulfilled!”
And then Mary said: “My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour! Because He has ...
And then Mary said: “My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour! Because He has ...
Yes, from  now onwards  all generations will call me blessed, for the Almighty has done great things for me! Holy is  His ...
Yes, from  now onwards  all generations will call me blessed, for the Almighty has done great things for me! Holy is  His ...
His faithful love extends from age to age to those who fear Him!”
His faithful love extends from age to age to those who fear Him!”
Mary stayed with Elizabeth some three months and then returned to her home.” (Luke 1: 39-50, 56)
Mary stayed with Elizabeth some three months and then returned to her home.” (Luke 1: 39-50, 56)
 
The Third Mystery “ In the beginning was the Word: The Word was with God and the Word was God! He was in the beginning wit...
The Third Mystery “ In the beginning was the Word: The Word was with God and the Word was God! He was in the beginning wit...
“ Now it happened that, while they were in Betlehem, the time came for her to have her Child and Mary gave birth to a son,...
“ Now it happened that, while they were in Betlehem, the time came for her to have her Child and Mary gave birth to a son,...
She wrapped Him in swaddling clothes and laid him in  a manger because there was no room for them in the living space.
She wrapped Him in swaddling clothes and laid him in  a manger because there was no room for them in the living space.
In the countryside close by were shepherds keeping guard over their sheep by night. Suddenly an angel of the Lord appeared...
In the countryside close by were shepherds keeping guard over their sheep by night. Suddenly an angel of the Lord appeared...
But the angel said to them: “ Do not be afraid! For look: I come  to bring you news of great joy! A joy to be shared by al...
But the angel said to them: “ Do not be afraid! For look: I come  to bring you news of great joy! A joy to be shared by al...
Today, in the town of David, the Saviour has been born to you: He is Christ the Lord! Let this be  a sign to you:  you wil...
Today, in the town of David, the Saviour has been born to you: He is Christ the Lord! Let this be  a sign to you:  you wil...
And all at once with the angel there appeared a great multitude of the hosts of heaven, praising God and saying:  “Glory b...
And all at once with the angel there appeared a great multitude of the hosts of heaven, praising God and saying:  “Glory b...
When the angels had gone from them into heaven, the shepherds said to one another:   “ Let us go to Betlehem to see this w...
When the angels had gone from them into heaven, the shepherds said to one another:   “ Let us go to Betlehem to see this w...
So they went away hurriedly and found Mary and Joseph, with  the Baby lying in the manger.
So they went away hurriedly and found Mary and Joseph, with  the Baby lying in the manger.
On seeing this they related what had been told to them about the Child and everyone who heard it  was atonished by what th...
On seeing this they related what had been told to them about the Child and everyone who heard it  was atonished by what th...
As for  Mary, she treasured  all these things and pondered them in  her heart.
As for  Mary, she treasured  all these things and pondered them in  her heart.
And the Shepherds went back:  g lorifying and praising God  for all they had heard and seen – just as the angel had told! ...
And the Shepherds went back:  g lorifying and praising God  for all they had heard and seen – just as the angel had told! ...
 
The Fourth Mystery “ When the eighth  day came and  the child was to  be circumsised,  they gave him the name Jesus,  the ...
The Fourth Mystery “ When the eighth  day came and  the child was to  be circumsised,  they gave him the name Jesus,  the ...
And when the day came for them to be purified in accordance with the Law  of Moses, they took him up to Jerusalem to prese...
And when the day came for them to be purified in accordance with the Law  of Moses, they took him up to Jerusalem to prese...
observing what is written in the Law of the Lord: “Every first born male shall be consecrated to the Lord.”
observing what is written in the Law of the Lord: “Every first born male shall be consecrated to the Lord.”
And they offered sacrifice in accordance with what is written in the Law of the Lord: “ a pair of turtle doves or two youn...
And they offered sacrifice in accordance with what is written in the Law of the Lord: “ a pair of turtle doves or two youn...
Now in Jerusalem lived a man named Simeon:  a very upright  and devout man.  The Holy Spirit was upon him and he looked fo...
Now in Jerusalem lived a man named Simeon:  a very upright  and devout man.  The Holy Spirit was upon him and he looked fo...
It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death until he had set eyes on the Christ  [Messiah] ...
It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death until he had set eyes on the Christ  [Messiah] ...
Prompted by the Holy Spirit he came to the temple
Prompted by the Holy Spirit he came to the temple
and when the parents brought in the child Jesus to do for him what the Law required, he took him  into his arms and blesse...
and when the parents brought in the child Jesus to do for him what the Law required, he took him  into his arms and blesse...
saying: “Now Oh Master you can let your servant go in peace for you have fulfilled your word: for my eyes have seen the  s...
saying: “Now Oh Master you can let your servant go in peace for you have fulfilled your word: for my eyes have seen the  s...
As his  father and mother wondered at what was being said about the child,  Simeon blessed them
As his  father and mother wondered at what was being said about the child,  Simeon blessed them
And he said to Mary, his mother:  “ See Him; He is destined for the fall and  the rise of many in Israel, destined as a si...
And he said to Mary, his mother:  “ See Him; He is destined for the fall and  the rise of many in Israel, destined as a si...
When they had done everything that the Law of the Lord required, they returned to Galilee, to their town Nazareth. (Luke 2...
When they had done everything that the Law of the Lord required, they returned to Galilee, to their town Nazareth. (Luke 2...
 
The Fifth Mystery “ There the child grew in stature  and strength and he was  filled with wisdom:  God’s grace was upon Hi...
The Fifth Mystery “ There the child grew in stature  and strength and he was  filled with wisdom:  God’s grace was upon Hi...
Every year Jesus’ parents went up to Jerusalem for  the feast of the Passover.
Every year Jesus’ parents went up to Jerusalem for  the feast of the Passover.
And when Jesus was twelve years old, he went up with them  according to the custom of this feast.
And when Jesus was twelve years old, he went up with them  according to the custom of this feast.
When the days of the feast were over they set off for home but the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem without his parent...
When the days of the feast were over they set off for home but the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem without his parent...
They thought he was somewhere in their company and after walking the whole day they looked for him among their relatives a...
They thought he was somewhere in their company and after walking the whole day they looked for him among their relatives a...
On the third day they found him  in the temple, sitting among the teachers, listening to them  and asking them questions;
On the third day they found him  in the temple, sitting among the teachers, listening to them  and asking them questions;
And all those who heard him were amazed  at his understanding and his anwers!
And all those who heard him were amazed  at his understanding and his anwers!
His parents  were overcome when they saw him, and his mother said to  him: “Son why have you done  this to us? See  how wo...
His parents  were overcome when they saw him, and his mother said to  him: “Son why have you done  this to us? See  how wo...
He said to them: “Why were you looking for me? Did you not know that I must be in my Father’s house?”
He said to them: “Why were you looking for me? Did you not know that I must be in my Father’s house?”
But  they did not understand His  words.
But  they did not understand His  words.
Jesus  went down with them, returning to Nazareth and he was obedient  to them.
Jesus  went down with them, returning to Nazareth and he was obedient  to them.
As for his mother she treasured all these things in her heart.” Luke 2: 41-51
As for his mother she treasured all these things in her heart.” Luke 2: 41-51
 
“ And Jesus increased  in wisdom,  in stature  and in favour with God  and with people.” (Lk 2: 52)
 
For the Pope  and his intentions  let us pray!
“ All generations shall  call me blessed!” LITANY of Mary!
Saint Michael the Archangel, defend us in this day of battle. Be our safeguard against the wickedness and snares of the de...
 
Remember, oh most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to your protection, implored your hel...
O God, Whose only-begotten Son,  by His life, death and resurrection, has purchased  for us the rewards of eternal life, g...
In the name of  the Father and  of the Son and  of the Holy Spirit  Amen! We thank God for having prayed  this beautiful P...
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  1. 1. The actual powerpoint is in Maltese: this is a “translation” done & uploaded in gratitude to God and as a prayer for the faithful people He sends my way: all those who continue to teach and help me to love Him.  (ruth, May 2009.)
  2. 2. The Rosary >Proclamation of Faith >The Prayer Jesus taught us >Contemplation of the Mysteries >Praise to the Holy Trinity. is the prayer by means of which the prophecy of Mary is fulfilled … a Biblical prayer! A prayer whereby we have: !!
  3. 3. <ul><li>The greeting of an angel (Lk 1:28) </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>the exclamation </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>of a woman “filled </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>with the Holy Spirit” (Lk 1: 41,42) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>our declaration of faith in the Truth: “Mary Mother of God” </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>our prayer to her: asking her to pray for us. (Mary is ALIVE with God in heaven!) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>The “Hail Mary”
  4. 4. Rosarium Garden of roses: Each Hail Mary is like a little rose which we give to Our Mother!
  5. 5. In the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit Amen!
  6. 6. We are praying the Rosary of Joy.
  7. 7. “ I shall put emnity between you and the woman, between your seed and her seed. He will crush your head and you will strike His heel.” (Gen 3: 15)
  8. 8. The Prayer Jesus taught us: OUR FATHER!
  9. 9. for faith HAIL MARY!
  10. 10. for faith for hope HAIL MARY!
  11. 11. for faith for hope for love HAIL MARY!
  12. 12. In Praise of the Most Holy Trinity: GLORY BE!
  13. 13. Proclamation of Faith CREED: I believe!
  14. 14. The First Mystery “ The Lord Himself will give you a sign: The Virgin is with child and bears a Son and calls His Name Immanuel” (Is 7:14)
  15. 15. The First Mystery “ The Lord Himself will give you a sign: The Virgin is with child and bears a Son and calls His Name Immanuel” (Is 7:14)
  16. 16. “ In the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth
  17. 17. “ In the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth
  18. 18. to a young virgin who was betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the House of David
  19. 19. to a young virgin who was betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the House of David
  20. 20. and the virgin’s name was Mary
  21. 21. and the virgin’s name was Mary
  22. 22. He went in and said to her: “Rejoice, full of grace, the Lord is with you!”
  23. 23. He went in and said to her: “Rejoice, full of grace, the Lord is with you!”
  24. 24. Mary was deeply disturbed by these words and asked herself what this greeting could mean.
  25. 25. Mary was deeply disturbed by these words and asked herself what this greeting could mean.
  26. 26. but the angel said to her: “ Do not be afraid Mary for God has looked with favour upon you. Look! You shall conceive in you womb and bear a Son and you will call Him Jesus!
  27. 27. but the angel said to her: “ Do not be afraid Mary for God has looked with favour upon you. Look! You shall conceive in you womb and bear a Son and you will call Him Jesus!
  28. 28. He will be great and shall rightly be called Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give Him the throne of David, his ancestor; He will rule over the House of Jacob forever and His reign will have no end.”
  29. 29. He will be great and shall rightly be called Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give Him the throne of David, his ancestor; He will rule over the House of Jacob forever and His reign will have no end.”
  30. 30. Then Mary said to the angel: “ But how can this come about since I have no knowledge of man?”
  31. 31. Then Mary said to the angel: “ But how can this come about since I have no knowledge of man?”
  32. 32. The angel answered her saying: “ The Holy Spirit will come upon you and the Power of the Most High will overshadow you. The child to be born will therefore be holy and will be called Son of God.”
  33. 33. The angel answered her saying: “ The Holy Spirit will come upon you and the Power of the Most High will overshadow you. The child to be born will therefore be holy and will be called Son of God.”
  34. 34. Then Mary said to the angel: “I am the handmaid of the Lord, let it be done to me as you have said!”
  35. 35. Then Mary said to the angel: “I am the handmaid of the Lord, let it be done to me as you have said!”
  36. 36. And the angel left her.” (Luke 1: 26-35, 38)
  37. 37. And the angel left her.” (Luke 1: 26-35, 38)
  38. 39. “ Your relative Elizabeth also, in her old age, has conceived a son, and she whom people called barren is in her sixth month, for nothing is impossible to God!” (Lk 1: 36, 37.) The Second Mystery
  39. 40. “ Your relative Elizabeth also, in her old age, has conceived a son, and she whom people called barren is in her sixth month, for nothing is impossible to God!” (Lk 1: 36, 37.) The Second Mystery
  40. 41. “ Mary then set out and went as quickly as she could into the hill country to a town in Judah.
  41. 42. “ Mary then set out and went as quickly as she could into the hill country to a town in Judah.
  42. 43. She entered into the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth.
  43. 44. She entered into the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth.
  44. 45. As soon as Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leapt in her womb!
  45. 46. As soon as Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leapt in her womb!
  46. 47. And Elizabeth, filled with the Holy Spirit, gave a loud cry:
  47. 48. And Elizabeth, filled with the Holy Spirit, gave a loud cry:
  48. 51. Because Look! At the very moment your greeting sounded in my ears, the child within my womb leapt for joy!
  49. 52. Because Look! At the very moment your greeting sounded in my ears, the child within my womb leapt for joy!
  50. 53. Yes! Blessed is she who believed that the promise made her by God would be fulfilled!”
  51. 54. Yes! Blessed is she who believed that the promise made her by God would be fulfilled!”
  52. 55. And then Mary said: “My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour! Because He has looked upon the lowliness of His servant!
  53. 56. And then Mary said: “My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour! Because He has looked upon the lowliness of His servant!
  54. 57. Yes, from now onwards all generations will call me blessed, for the Almighty has done great things for me! Holy is His Name!
  55. 58. Yes, from now onwards all generations will call me blessed, for the Almighty has done great things for me! Holy is His Name!
  56. 59. His faithful love extends from age to age to those who fear Him!”
  57. 60. His faithful love extends from age to age to those who fear Him!”
  58. 61. Mary stayed with Elizabeth some three months and then returned to her home.” (Luke 1: 39-50, 56)
  59. 62. Mary stayed with Elizabeth some three months and then returned to her home.” (Luke 1: 39-50, 56)
  60. 64. The Third Mystery “ In the beginning was the Word: The Word was with God and the Word was God! He was in the beginning with God. Through Him all things came into being and not one thing came into being except through Him. And the Word was made flesh; he had his tent pitched among us and we have seen His glory, the glory that He has from the Father as only Son of the Father, loving kindness and fullness of truth. ” (Jn 1:1-3, 14)
  61. 65. The Third Mystery “ In the beginning was the Word: The Word was with God and the Word was God! He was in the beginning with God. Through Him all things came into being and not one thing came into being except through Him. And the Word was made flesh; he had his tent pitched among us and we have seen His glory, the glory that He has from the Father as only Son of the Father, loving kindness and fullness of truth. ” (Jn 1:1-3, 14)
  62. 66. “ Now it happened that, while they were in Betlehem, the time came for her to have her Child and Mary gave birth to a son, her first-born.
  63. 67. “ Now it happened that, while they were in Betlehem, the time came for her to have her Child and Mary gave birth to a son, her first-born.
  64. 68. She wrapped Him in swaddling clothes and laid him in a manger because there was no room for them in the living space.
  65. 69. She wrapped Him in swaddling clothes and laid him in a manger because there was no room for them in the living space.
  66. 70. In the countryside close by were shepherds keeping guard over their sheep by night. Suddenly an angel of the Lord appeared to them and the Glory of the Lord shone around them. They were terrified!
  67. 71. In the countryside close by were shepherds keeping guard over their sheep by night. Suddenly an angel of the Lord appeared to them and the Glory of the Lord shone around them. They were terrified!
  68. 72. But the angel said to them: “ Do not be afraid! For look: I come to bring you news of great joy! A joy to be shared by all people!
  69. 73. But the angel said to them: “ Do not be afraid! For look: I come to bring you news of great joy! A joy to be shared by all people!
  70. 74. Today, in the town of David, the Saviour has been born to you: He is Christ the Lord! Let this be a sign to you: you will find a baby wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger.”
  71. 75. Today, in the town of David, the Saviour has been born to you: He is Christ the Lord! Let this be a sign to you: you will find a baby wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger.”
  72. 76. And all at once with the angel there appeared a great multitude of the hosts of heaven, praising God and saying: “Glory be to God in the highest heaven and on earth peace to all men of goodwill!”
  73. 77. And all at once with the angel there appeared a great multitude of the hosts of heaven, praising God and saying: “Glory be to God in the highest heaven and on earth peace to all men of goodwill!”
  74. 78. When the angels had gone from them into heaven, the shepherds said to one another: “ Let us go to Betlehem to see this which the Lord has made known to us!”
  75. 79. When the angels had gone from them into heaven, the shepherds said to one another: “ Let us go to Betlehem to see this which the Lord has made known to us!”
  76. 80. So they went away hurriedly and found Mary and Joseph, with the Baby lying in the manger.
  77. 81. So they went away hurriedly and found Mary and Joseph, with the Baby lying in the manger.
  78. 82. On seeing this they related what had been told to them about the Child and everyone who heard it was atonished by what the shepherds said to them.
  79. 83. On seeing this they related what had been told to them about the Child and everyone who heard it was atonished by what the shepherds said to them.
  80. 84. As for Mary, she treasured all these things and pondered them in her heart.
  81. 85. As for Mary, she treasured all these things and pondered them in her heart.
  82. 86. And the Shepherds went back: g lorifying and praising God for all they had heard and seen – just as the angel had told! (Luke 2: 6-20)
  83. 87. And the Shepherds went back: g lorifying and praising God for all they had heard and seen – just as the angel had told! (Luke 2: 6-20)
  84. 89. The Fourth Mystery “ When the eighth day came and the child was to be circumsised, they gave him the name Jesus, the name the angel had given him before his conception.” (Luke 2:21)
  85. 90. The Fourth Mystery “ When the eighth day came and the child was to be circumsised, they gave him the name Jesus, the name the angel had given him before his conception.” (Luke 2:21)
  86. 91. And when the day came for them to be purified in accordance with the Law of Moses, they took him up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord
  87. 92. And when the day came for them to be purified in accordance with the Law of Moses, they took him up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord
  88. 93. observing what is written in the Law of the Lord: “Every first born male shall be consecrated to the Lord.”
  89. 94. observing what is written in the Law of the Lord: “Every first born male shall be consecrated to the Lord.”
  90. 95. And they offered sacrifice in accordance with what is written in the Law of the Lord: “ a pair of turtle doves or two young pigeons”
  91. 96. And they offered sacrifice in accordance with what is written in the Law of the Lord: “ a pair of turtle doves or two young pigeons”
  92. 97. Now in Jerusalem lived a man named Simeon: a very upright and devout man. The Holy Spirit was upon him and he looked forward to the restoration of Israel.
  93. 98. Now in Jerusalem lived a man named Simeon: a very upright and devout man. The Holy Spirit was upon him and he looked forward to the restoration of Israel.
  94. 99. It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death until he had set eyes on the Christ [Messiah] of the Lord.
  95. 100. It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death until he had set eyes on the Christ [Messiah] of the Lord.
  96. 101. Prompted by the Holy Spirit he came to the temple
  97. 102. Prompted by the Holy Spirit he came to the temple
  98. 103. and when the parents brought in the child Jesus to do for him what the Law required, he took him into his arms and blessed God
  99. 104. and when the parents brought in the child Jesus to do for him what the Law required, he took him into his arms and blessed God
  100. 105. saying: “Now Oh Master you can let your servant go in peace for you have fulfilled your word: for my eyes have seen the salvation which you have made ready in the sight of all nations; a light of revelation for all the gentiles and glory for your people Israel!”
  101. 106. saying: “Now Oh Master you can let your servant go in peace for you have fulfilled your word: for my eyes have seen the salvation which you have made ready in the sight of all nations; a light of revelation for all the gentiles and glory for your people Israel!”
  102. 107. As his father and mother wondered at what was being said about the child, Simeon blessed them
  103. 108. As his father and mother wondered at what was being said about the child, Simeon blessed them
  104. 109. And he said to Mary, his mother: “ See Him; He is destined for the fall and the rise of many in Israel, destined as a sign that is opposed – and a sword will pierce your own soul too – so that the secret thoughts of many may be brought to light.”
  105. 110. And he said to Mary, his mother: “ See Him; He is destined for the fall and the rise of many in Israel, destined as a sign that is opposed – and a sword will pierce your own soul too – so that the secret thoughts of many may be brought to light.”
  106. 111. When they had done everything that the Law of the Lord required, they returned to Galilee, to their town Nazareth. (Luke 2: 22-35, 39)
  107. 112. When they had done everything that the Law of the Lord required, they returned to Galilee, to their town Nazareth. (Luke 2: 22-35, 39)
  108. 114. The Fifth Mystery “ There the child grew in stature and strength and he was filled with wisdom: God’s grace was upon Him. ” (Lk 2:20)
  109. 115. The Fifth Mystery “ There the child grew in stature and strength and he was filled with wisdom: God’s grace was upon Him. ” (Lk 2:20)
  110. 116. Every year Jesus’ parents went up to Jerusalem for the feast of the Passover.
  111. 117. Every year Jesus’ parents went up to Jerusalem for the feast of the Passover.
  112. 118. And when Jesus was twelve years old, he went up with them according to the custom of this feast.
  113. 119. And when Jesus was twelve years old, he went up with them according to the custom of this feast.
  114. 120. When the days of the feast were over they set off for home but the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem without his parents’ knowing it!
  115. 121. When the days of the feast were over they set off for home but the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem without his parents’ knowing it!
  116. 122. They thought he was somewhere in their company and after walking the whole day they looked for him among their relatives and friends. When failed to find him they went back to Jerusalem looking for him everywhere.
  117. 123. They thought he was somewhere in their company and after walking the whole day they looked for him among their relatives and friends. When failed to find him they went back to Jerusalem looking for him everywhere.
  118. 124. On the third day they found him in the temple, sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions;
  119. 125. On the third day they found him in the temple, sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions;
  120. 126. And all those who heard him were amazed at his understanding and his anwers!
  121. 127. And all those who heard him were amazed at his understanding and his anwers!
  122. 128. His parents were overcome when they saw him, and his mother said to him: “Son why have you done this to us? See how worried your father and I have been, looking for you!”
  123. 129. His parents were overcome when they saw him, and his mother said to him: “Son why have you done this to us? See how worried your father and I have been, looking for you!”
  124. 130. He said to them: “Why were you looking for me? Did you not know that I must be in my Father’s house?”
  125. 131. He said to them: “Why were you looking for me? Did you not know that I must be in my Father’s house?”
  126. 132. But they did not understand His words.
  127. 133. But they did not understand His words.
  128. 134. Jesus went down with them, returning to Nazareth and he was obedient to them.
  129. 135. Jesus went down with them, returning to Nazareth and he was obedient to them.
  130. 136. As for his mother she treasured all these things in her heart.” Luke 2: 41-51
  131. 137. As for his mother she treasured all these things in her heart.” Luke 2: 41-51
  132. 139. “ And Jesus increased in wisdom, in stature and in favour with God and with people.” (Lk 2: 52)
  133. 141. For the Pope and his intentions let us pray!
  134. 142. “ All generations shall call me blessed!” LITANY of Mary!
  135. 143. Saint Michael the Archangel, defend us in this day of battle. Be our safeguard against the wickedness and snares of the devil. May God rebuke him, we humbly pray, and do thou oh prince of the heavenly hosts by the power of God, cast into hell Satan and the evil spirits who prowl about the world seeking the ruin of souls. Amen.
  136. 145. Remember, oh most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to your protection, implored your help, or sought your intercession was left unaided. Inspired by this confidence I fly unto thee, oh Virgin of Virgins, my Mother. To thee do I come, before thee I stand, sinful and sorrowful. Oh Mother of the Word Incarnate, despise not my petitions but in thy mercy hear and answer me. Amen.
  137. 146. O God, Whose only-begotten Son, by His life, death and resurrection, has purchased for us the rewards of eternal life, grant, we beseech You, that by meditating upon these Mysteries of the Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary, we may imitate what they contain, and obtain what they promise, through the same Christ, our Lord. Amen.
  138. 147. In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit Amen! We thank God for having prayed this beautiful Prayer together! 

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