A correspondent writes:
I was wondering if you could comment some time about some of these spiritual promises that allegedly attach to certain prayers or devotions. The 15 promises of the rosary seems to be the most common example, but of course there’s more.
There are more—and the reader goes on to name some—but for this post let’s look at the alleged 15 promises regarding the rosary.
Before we go further, I should comment about a phrase that occurs in the very first promise, because it is not in common use today and startles everybody who runs across it for the first time. According to the first promise, those who pray the rosary...READ MORE