Pray for us, O Holy Mother of God, that we may be worthy of the promises of Christ!!
THE HAIL MARY IN GAELIC
Sé do bheath' a Mhuire, atá lán de ghrásta, tá an Tiarna leat. Is beannaithe thú idir mná agus is beannaithe toradh do bhruinne losa. A Naomh Mhuire, a mháthair Dé, guí orainn na peacaithe, anois is ar uair ar mbás. Amen.
family is the privileged setting where every person learns to give and
The family is an intermediate institution between
individuals and society, and nothing can completely take its place...
family is a necessary good for peoples, an indispensable foundation for
society and a great and lifelong treasure for couples. It is a unique
good for children, who are meant to be the fruit of the love, of the
total and generous self-giving of their parents...
The family is also a school which enables men and women to grow to the full measure of their humanity...
O God, who in the Holy Family left us a perfect model of family life lived in faith and obedience to your will, help us to be examples of faith and love for your commandments" --Benedict XVI
"To a great extent the level of any civilization is the level of its womanhood. When a man loves a woman, he has to become worthy of her. The higher her virtue, the more her character, the more devoted she is to truth, justice, goodness, the more a man has to aspire to be worthy of her. The history of civilization could actually be written in terms of the level of its women." ~Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen