Category: Holy Face of Jesus

The Transfiguration of the Lord

Gazing on the Holy Face One-hundred-seventeen years ago, on August 5th, 1897, the eve of the feast of the Transfiguration, a young Carmelite stricken with...

Eyes Only for Thy Face

A Longing to See Him Again Blessed John Henry Newman wrote somewhere that the Ascension of the Lord is “at once a source of sorrow,...

Novena of the Holy Face of Jesus

Sexagesima Sunday Today, February 19th, is Sexagesima Sunday. In Rome the stational church is the Basilica of Saint Paul-Outside-the-Walls. This is reflected in the Collect...

Feast of the Holy Face of Jesus

Reparation The last century saw, here and there, like so many points of light in the Church, men and women drawn by the Holy Ghost...

Thy Name and Thy Countenance

O God, Who didst constitute Thine only-begotten Son the Savior of Mankind, and didst bid Him to be called Jesus: mercifully grant, that we who...