Many would say the Rosary is their favorite Marian prayer. It is a lovely prayer, of course. But my favorite Mary-themed prayer is the Memorare.
Many a time, I have prayed it with anxiety or worry weighing on my mind. And the Blessed Mother has always helped. Her maternal mercy intercedes so well, from special intentions for myself or others to immediate needs — from small to large matters.
One of my favorite saints, St. Francis de Sales, recognized the beauty of this prayer, too. During one time of distress, he “recited the Memorare day after day,” and she “did not leave him unaided.”
Reflect on the beautiful words and pray:
Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it...READ MORE