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About veilofveronica

I am a mother and wife as well as an RCIA and Adult Faith Formation catechist at a parish in the south. I have 3 children and a great husband.

Chaplet for Priests in Purgatory

From the beginning, the Church has honored the memory of the dead and offered prayers in suffrage for them, above all the Eucharistic sacrifice, so that, thus purified, they may attain the beatific vision of God. CCC 1032 A reader, … Continue reading

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Naked, Unashamed, Illuminated

The Great Illumination of Conscience and Our Disordered Desires The man and his wife were both naked and were not ashamed. Genesis 3:25 I was pondering our disordered desires the other day. How pornography has pervaded our society and sexual … Continue reading

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As we head towards the Election

For our sake he made him to be sin who did not know sin, so that we might become the righteousness of God in him. 2 Corinthians 5:21 I think we all know the state of the world and the knocking … Continue reading

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Steadfast Heart of God

The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is thy faithfulness. “The Lord is my portion” says my soul “therefore I will hope in him.”– Lamentations 3:22-24 … Continue reading

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Dreams of Purgatory

All who die in God’s grace, but still imperfectly purified, are indeed assured of their eternal salvation; but after death they undergo purification, so as to achieve the holiness necessary to enter the joy of heaven (ccc -1030). I feel … Continue reading

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For the Suffering

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff comfort me. Psalm 23:4 I know I haven’t written in a bit but … Continue reading

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Destroying the Works of the Devil

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord. “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts. Isaiah 55:8-9 I went to the … Continue reading

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One Thing Is Needful

But one thing is needful: and Mary hath chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her Luke 10:42 I have written before about the fact that the present situation we find ourselves in as a society … Continue reading

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Confident Daughterhood

Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even … Continue reading

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Repetitive Sin and the Soil of Our Hearts

The Son of Man will send his angels, and they will collect out of his kingdom* all who cause others to sin and all evildoers. They will throw them into the fiery furnace, where there will be wailing and grinding of teeth. Then … Continue reading

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