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The Holy Name of Jesus (Part I of II)

December 29, 2014 by  
Filed under Christmas, Dan Burke, Meditations, The Prince of Peace

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THE HOLY NAME OF JESUS (Part I of II) “His name was called Jesus, which was called by the Angel before He was conceived in the womb.” Luke 2:21 1. It is not difficult to meditate upon the Holy Name, or to use the Holy Name in prayer. More than any other name, perhaps alone among all proper names, it is appropriate to the One Who owned it. Usually the names of men are given at random; they mean... Read More

The Holy Name of Jesus (Part II of II)

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THE HOLY NAME OF JESUS (Part II of II) “Bless the Lord, O my soul, and let all that is within thee bless His Holy Name. Bless the Lord, O my soul, and never forget all He hath done for thee.” Psalm 103:1-2 1. The great saint of the Holy Name is St. Bernardine of Siena. In his missionary expeditions he carried it on a banner, and used it continually in his sermons. He has a long treatise on the... Read More

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