Pray every day

December 23 2020

December 23 morning

2178 have prayed

With Jesus in the morning

I begin this new day admiring the rising sun, the universe that follows its course, the mothers and fathers who take care of their children, the hands that work, care, teach, and learn works of mercy. “Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown his great mercy toward her, and they rejoiced with her” (Luke 1:58). O Lord, teach me to always rejoice in your mercy. Let me say at the end of this day, I was happy because you were merciful! I offer this day, in union with Mary, for the young people who are preparing for World Youth Day, Lisbon 2023. Our Father…

December 23 morning

December 23 afternoon

1220 have prayed

With Jesus during the day

“Mercy brings joy because the heart is open to the hope of a new life. The joy of forgiveness is indescribable, but it shines in us every time we experience it. At its source is the love with which God comes to encounter us” (Pope Francis, Misericordia et Misera). May the enchantment of God’s incarnate mercy grow in me. This mercy is reflected in the life of the Church, bringing joy and hope. In the time you have left this afternoon, dare to be Church, to be a reflection of God’s mercy, bringing joy and hope to others.

December 23 afternoon

December 23 night

1252 have prayed

With Jesus in the night

Regain your calm and be grateful for the day that is ending. Get in touch with yourself by closing your eyes and making a moment of silence. Make yourself present and look in your heart at the day: people, places, situations, and conversations. What resounds in your heart from today? What feelings do you have? What does it move you to do? Take note of what you discover and make a resolution for tomorrow. Hail Mary…

December 23 night