13 Reasons Why The Rosary is Powerful

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1. Brings us closer to Christ “The rosary is the Bible on a string. It catechizes using scripture. It’s the chain that binds Satan”
–Fr. Ronan Murphy

2. Deeper Contemplation “…No one has ever devoted himself to the contemplation of the face of Christ as faithfully as Mary… The repetition is nourished by the desire to be conformed ever more completely to Christ, the true programme of the Christian life…”
– St. John Paul II Rosarium Virginis Mariae 10, 26

3. 15 promises from Our Lady “What you ask through my Rosary, you shall obtain”
-Our Lady to St. Dominic and Blessed Alan de la Roche

4. Spiritual Arsenal “… The daily recitation of the rosary- will obtain that, by the all-powerful protection of the Mother of God, the many errors infecting the world will be uprooted and destroyed”
–Blessed Pope Pius IX Check out the Battle of Lepanto

5. Helps to overcome temptation “The rosary is a weapon in our hands with which we can overcome the devil’s attacks” “The rosary is the WEAPON”
-St. Pio of Pietrelcina

6. Peace in the family “If families give Our Lady 15 minutes a day by reciting the Rosary, I assure them that there homes will become, by God’s grace, peaceful places”
-Fr. Patrick Peyton

7. Increases Virtue “He who loves the Immaculata will gain a sure victory in the interior combat”
–St. Maximilian Kolbe, Saint of Auschwitz

8. Breaks Vice “Never will anyone who says his Rosary everyday be led astray by the devil. This is a statement I would gladly sign with my blood”
-St. Louis de Montfort

9. Aids the souls in Purgatory “I shall deliver from Purgatory those who have been devoted to the Rosary”
-Our Lady to St. Dominic

10. Conversion “My God, you did not look at my past, you did not stop before my weakness; in one hand you placed the rosary, in the other a pen, and you said to me: ‘Write, they will listen to you, for it is I who will place in your heart the word of life’ “
-Blessed Bartolo Longo, former satanic high priest

11. Comfort “…The rosary is the best therapy for these distraught, unhappy, fearful, and frustrated souls, precisely because it involves the simultaneous use of the three powers: The physical, the vocal, and the spiritual, and in that order”
-Venerable Fulton J. Sheen

12. Crown of Roses “… Each time they say a Hail Mary they are giving her a beautiful rose and that each complete rosary makes her a crown of roses”
-St. Louis de Montfort

13. Protection “One hand fired, and another guided the bullet.”
-St. John Paul II, on his assassination attempt May 13th 5pm 1981, exactly 64 years after the first apparition in Fatima on May 13th, 1917 at 5pm.

“There is no problem, I tell you, no matter how difficult it is, that we cannot solve by the prayer of the Holy Rosary…”
-Servant of God Lucia Dos Santos

“But in the end, my Immaculate Heart will triumph”

 

Calloway MIC, Fr. Donald H. Champions of the Rosary. Stockbridge: Marian Press, 2016. Print.

http://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/congregations/cfaith/documents/rc_con_cfaith_doc_20000626_message-fatima_en.html
http://www.ewtn.com/v/experts/showmessage.asp?number=438582
https://www.ewtn.com/fatima/theology-and-commentary-on-the-message.asp

St. John Paul II on the Power of the Rosary