The month of October each year is dedicated to the Most Holy Rosary. This is primarily due to the fact that the liturgical feast of Our Lady of the Rosary is celebrated annually on October 7th. Join Catholics worldwide as we challenge ourselves to pray the Rosary every day this month.
We encourage you to pray the rosary at home and to join us in community to pray the rosary on Mondays at 5:30 PM in the Church.
Why Pray The Rosary
Many great popes, saints, and Christian leaders have exhorted us to pray the rosary. It’s a powerful prayer, they say, one that can change your life, strengthen the family, bring peace to the world, convert entire nations, and win the salvation of souls. But does the average person experience the rosary this way? Read More…
How to Pray the Rosary
Here is a step by step guide on how to pray the Rosary from Dynamic Catholic
Parents here is a guide for children that you can print on Childrensrosary.org
The Origins of the Rosary
According to one tradition, the rosary’s defining moment came during an apparition of Mary to Saint Dominic around the year 1221. Dominic was combating a popular heresy in France called Albigensianism. Mary gave him the rosary, told him to teach people this devotion, and promised that his apostolic efforts would be blessed with much success if he did. We know the religious order Dominic founded (the Dominicans) clearly played a major role in promoting the rosary throughout the world in the early years of this devotion. Read More…
The Rosary: Padre Pio’s Weapon against Evil
Today we face unprecedented challenges on every front. The evils of “this present darkness” weigh heavy against us. Perhaps this is what makes the advice of St. Padre Pio, a holy man from our own age, so valuable and insightful. Read more…
For the Children – The Rosary: A Special Way to Pray
In this video for Children, join Brother Francis in this entertaining and guidance-filled presentation that will inspire children to deepen their faith by praying the Rosary! Watched the video on Formed.org
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Praying the Rosary Like Never Before
In this video, Dr. Sri shares Pope St. John Paul II’s practical strategies for praying the Rosary better so you can encounter Jesus more deeply in prayer. Watch the Video on Formed.org **