“You must know that when you ‘hail Mary’, she immediately greets you! Don’t think that she is one of those rude women of whom there are so many – on the contrary, she is utterly courteous and pleasant. If you greet her, she will answer you right away and converse with you!.”– – St. Bernardine of Siena, 1380-1444, Italy.
Quotes on the Holy Rosary
2020-Feb-11 . . . By: ncdm
“The Rosary is the most beautiful and the most rich in graces of all prayers; it is the prayer that touches most the Heart of the Mother of God…and if you wish peace to reign in your homes, recite the family Rosary.”– – St. Pope Pius X, 1835-1914, Italy.
“Never will anyone who says his Rosary every day become a formal heretic or be led astray by the devil. Never will anyone who says his Rosary every day be led astray. This is a statement that I would gladly sign with my blood.”
– – St. Louis de Montfort, 1673-1716, France.
“Even if you are on the brink of damnation, even if you have one foot in hell, even if you have sold your soul to the devil as sorcerers do who practice black magic, and even if you are a heretic as obstinate as a devil, sooner or later you will be converted and will amend your life and will save your soul, if—and mark well what I say—if you say the Holy Rosary devoutly every day until death for the purpose of knowing the truth and obtaining contrition and pardon for your sins.” – – St. Louis de Montfort, .
“In order to pray well, it is not enough to give expression to our petitions by means of that most excellent of all prayers, the Rosary, but we must also pray with real concentration for God listens more to the voice of the heart than that of the mouth.” – – St. Louis De Monfort.
“Finally, when people say the Rosary together it is far more formidable to the devil than one said privately, because in this public prayer it is an army that is attacking him. He can often overcome the prayer of an individual, but if this prayer is joined to that of other Christians, the devil has much more trouble in getting the best of it.” – – St. Louis De Monfort.
“No prayer is more meritorious for the soul and more glorious for Jesus and Mary than a well recited Rosary. “ – – St. Louis de Montfort, .
“If you say the Rosary faithfully unto death, I do assure you that, in spite of the gravity of your sins, ‘you will receive a never-fading crown of glory’ (1 St. Peter 5:4).” – – St. Louis de Montfort.
“You shall obtain all you ask of me by the recitation of the Rosary.” – – Our Lady to Blessed Alan de la Roche, Rosary Confraternities 1520, France.
“When you say your Rosary, the angels rejoice, the Blessed Trinity delights in it, my Son finds joy in it too, and I myself am happier than you can possibly guess. After the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, there is nothing in the Church that I love as much as the Rosary.” – – Our Lady to Blessed Alan de la Roche.
“Give me an army saying the Rosary and I will conquer the world.” – – Blessed Pope Pius IX, 1792-1878, Italy.
“The Most Holy Virgin in these last times in which we live has given a new efficacy to the recitation of the Rosary to such an extent that there is no problem, no matter how difficult it is, whether temporal or above all spiritual, in the personal life of each one of us, of our families…that cannot be solved by the Rosary. There is no problem, I tell you, no matter how difficult it is, that we cannot resolve by the prayer of the Holy Rosary.” – – Sister Lucia dos Santos, Fatima seer, 1907-2005, Portugal.
“Abandon yourself in the hands of Mary. She will take care of you.” – – Padre Pio, 1887-1968, Italy.
“Some people are so foolish that they think they can go through life without the help of the Blessed Mother. Love the Madonna and pray the rosary, for her Rosary is the weapon against the evils of the world today. All graces given by God pass through the Blessed Mother.” – – Padre Pio.
“The Rosary is the best therapy for these distraught, unhappy, fearful, and frustrated souls, precisely because it involves the simultaneous use of three powers: the physical, the vocal, and the spiritual…” – – Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen 1895-1979, Illinois USA.
“If you wish to convert anyone to the fullness of the knowledge of Our Lord and of His Mystical Body, then teach him the Rosary. One of two things will happen. Either he will stop saying the Rosary — or he will get the gift of faith.” – – Archbishop Fulton Sheen.
“You always leave the Rosary for later, and you end up not saying it at all because you are sleepy. If there is no other time, say it in the street without letting anybody notice it. It will, moreover, help you to have presence of God.” – – St. Josemaria Escriva 1902-1975, Spain.
“Say the Holy Rosary. Blessed be that monotony of Hail Mary’s which purifies the monotony of your sins!” ~ – – St. Josemaria Escriva.
“Just as two friends, frequently in each other’s company, tend to develop similar habits, so too, by holding familiar converse with Jesus and the Blessed Virgin, by meditating on the mysteries of the Rosary and by living the same life in Holy Communion, we can become, to the extent of our lowliness, similar to them and can learn from these supreme models a life of humility, poverty, hiddenness, patience and perfection.” – – Blessed Bartolo Longo.
“The faults of children are not always imputed to the parents, especially when they have instructed them and given good example. Our Lord, in His wondrous Providence, allows children to break the hearts of devout fathers and mothers. Thus the decisions your children have made don’t make you a failure as a parent in God’s eyes. You are entitled to feel sorrow, but not necessarily guilt. Do not cease praying for your children; God’s grace can touch a hardened heart. Commend your children to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. When parents pray the Rosary, at the end of each decade they should hold the Rosary aloft and say to her,”With these beads bind my children to your Immaculate Heart”, she will attend to their souls.” – – St. Louise de Marillac, 1591-1660, France.
“The Rosary is the most excellent form of prayer and the most efficacious means of attaining eternal life. It is the remedy for all our evils, the root of all our blessings. There is no more excellent way of praying.” – – Pope Leo XIII, 1810-1903, Italy.
“The Rosary is a powerful weapon to put the demons to flight and to keep oneself from sin…If you desire peace in your hearts, in your homes, and in your country, assemble each evening to recite the Rosary. Let not even one day pass without saying it, no matter how burdened you may be with many cares and labors.” – – Pope Pius XI, 1857-1939, Italy.
“No one can live continually in sin and continue to say the Rosary: either they will give up sin or they will give up the Rosary” – – Bishop Hugh Doyle…
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