June – Month of the Sacred Heart – 4

The Link Between Devotion to the Sacred Heart and Devotion to the Divine Mercy St. Margaret Mary Alcoque Photo by Lawrence OP (CC BY-NC 2.0) https://www.flickr.com/photos/paullew/2945861795 Concluding our look at the Catholic observance of dedicating June to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, this week we are examining the link between devotion to the Sacred Heart […]

June – Month of the Sacred Heart – 3

Devotion to the Sacred Heart is evident in so many Catholic churches (including those in our own parish) where we see a statue of the Sacred Heart and a candle stand, in many cases with red coloured tea lights. We are used to seeing a side altar dedicated to the Sacred Heart (complemented by a […]

June – Month of the Sacred Heart – 2

Corpus Christi, the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Eucharistic Miracles Continuing the theme of the month, we have something not only for families with children but which can be adapted for all adults – single, married, living alone or with others so that our parish is truly united in our love for the Sacred Heart […]

June – Month of the Sacred Heart – 1

The heart symbolically represents the source of love and the month of June in the Catholic Church is traditionally devoted to the Sacred Heart.  Devotion to the Sacred Heart highlights Jesus’ long suffering of heart, His compassion, and unrelenting love for humanity.  During this month we are encouraged to contemplate His enormous love for us […]