A Meditation on The Assumption

B780C281-2B90-4A14-9636-6E32A74D7EDDIn Fr. Geckle’s announcements yesterday he reminded us that Wednesday is a holy day of obligation and that even though he will not be able to say Mass for us that day, we are bound to keep it holy, just as if it were a Sunday.

One idea that you might like to try for this great feast is to add a 15-minute Rosary meditation to your devotions.  Father recommended a meditation booklet recently that may be found online.  It’s called “Rosary Meditations for Fatima Saturdays” by Lester Dooley, S.V.D.,  published in 1950.  Here is the archive.org link to it with many download options.  And here is a large text version that you can read on the Catholic Harbor website.   Fr. Dooley’s meditation for the mystery of the Assumption is copied from Catholic Harbor and pasted below: Read more