Holy Souls Day of Prayer 10th November at 11a.m.

With our new Bishop Michael Duignan

The day of prayer for the Holy Souls in Purgatory here in Emmanuel House starting at 11a.m.

CCC1032 “This teaching is also based on the practice of prayer for the dead, already mentioned in Sacred Scripture: “Therefore [Judas Maccabeus] made atonement for the dead, that they might be delivered from their sin.” From the beginning the Church has honored the memory of the dead and offered prayers in suffrage for them, above all the Eucharistic sacrifice, so that, thus purified, they may attain the beatific vision of God. The Church also commends almsgiving, indulgences, and works of penance undertaken on behalf of the dead:”