A blog about the life & times of Jorge Bergoglio (aka Francis)
This divine mercy business is what has kept the demolishing of the church ongoing. the divine mercy should go back from whence it came: The Index Librorum Prhibitorum.
Yes - replaced the Stations of the Cross which has many more indulgences and more serious reparation.
But devotion to Rosary is "counting beads"...
I replaced my divine mercy chaplet with a sacred heart rosary about a year ago.Seattle kim
You can also buy a "sleeping" st joseph statue to "dream" for you "while he's sleeping."http://www.zieglers.com/sleeping-st-joseph-statue-3-sizes-available/religious-articles/pope-francis-gifts/https://www.google.com/search?q=sleeping+st+joseph+statue+for+sale&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj55ezundLNAhVC44MKHfySBwIQ_AUICSgC&biw=1536&bih=746have great love for Saint Joseph, because he is a man of silence and strength. On my table I have an image of Saint Joseph sleeping. Even when he is asleep, he is taking care of the Church! Yes! We know that he can do that. So when I have a problem, a difficulty, I write a little note and I put it underneath Saint Joseph, so that he can dream about it! In other words I tell him: pray for this problem! …”http://opusdeitoday.org/2015/01/pope-francis-spoke-about-the-sleeping-st-joseph/
Sister Faustina could barely read and write.The language she spoke was an ethnic spinoff of Polish.Not many in Poland spoke this language.The original picture for the Divine Mercy,chosen by Sister Faustina's priest,was replaced with new pic by unknown sources in the late 50's.The diary of Sister Faustina is most likely forgery.