Tag Archives: Holy Name of Jesus

Feast of the Most Holy Name of Jesus

Today, in the traditional calendar of the Roman Church, is the Feast of the Most Holy Name of Jesus. What does the Lord Jesus Himself say about His own Name? In John 16:23 Jesus reveals His unity with the Father … Continue reading

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WDTPRS 12th Ordinary Sunday – “His hand on the wheel of our lives”

Here is a wonderful prayer to sing!  It is stark and lavish and carefully balanced and quintessentially Roman. This week’s Collect, in 1962 Missale Romanum for the 2nd Sunday after Pentecost, was in the ancient Gelasian Sacramentary for the Sunday … Continue reading

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Most Holy Name

In the Roman Martyrology for today, we find this entry: Sanctissimi Nominis Iesu, in quo solo omne flectatur genu, caelistium, terrestrium et infernorum, ad gloriam divinae maiestatis. Some of you Latinists should have a crack at this.  

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PODCAzT 119: The Holy Name and Blasphemy

Today is the feast of St. Bernardine of Siena (+1444) in both the Extraordinary and the Ordinary Forms of the Roman Rite, and therefore I use this opportunity to offer something from one of his discourses about the Most Holy … Continue reading

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