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Monday, November 01, 2004

Plenary indulgence for All Souls' Day

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Can be obtained for the benefit of the Poor Souls, by visiting a cemetery on All Souls' Day in a spirit of piety and devotion and praying, even mentally, for the dead.

To attain the plenary indulgence, three conditions must accompany the act of visiting the cemetery: the faithful must receive the sacrament of confession, either eight days before or after, receive Holy Communion on that day, and recite prayers for the intention of the Holy Father (one Our Father and one Hail Mary ).

Today is

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All Saints' Day

Germany's Church

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Cut the bureaucrats, don't close the Churches. Get away from meaningless fads and fashions and return to Catholicism.
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My houses shall be called houses of prayer but now they are part of the cultural centre of Louvain/ Leuven.
Gillibrand

My house shall be called a house of prayer

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but the former Augustinian Sisters Chapel, Kapel van de Romaanse Poort (Chapel of the Roman Gate) is now used for modern art exhibitions. Cathcon learns that the former Franciscan Church in Leuven is also to be desecrated. Flanders in Belgium used to be famed worldwide as a land which could not be penetrated by the enemies of the Church.
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This is the interior of the former Dominican Church in Louvain, now descrated.
Gillibrand

My house shall be a house of prayer

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but the former Dominican Church in Louvain is now a centre for performance arts.

Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, Covington

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First, they destroy the sanctuaries and then they tear down the Churches.