The Sacred Heart of Jesus Christmas Specials 1
The Sacred Heart of Jesus Christmas Specials 1 from A Blessed Call To Love, Ireland.
The devotion to the Sacred Heart one of the most widely practised and well-known Catholic devotions. Wherein the heart of Jesus viewed as a symbol of “God’s boundless and passionate love for mankind”. This devotion is predominantly used in the Catholic Church. Followed by high-church Anglicans. Lutherans and some Western Rite Orthodox. In the Latin Church, the liturgical Solemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus celebrated the third Friday after Pentecost. The 12 promises of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus are also extremely popular.
Devotion to the Sacred Heart developed out of the devotion to the Holy Wounds. In particular to the Sacred Wound in the side of Jesus. The first indications of devotion to the Sacred Heart. Found in the eleventh and twelfth centuries in the fervent atmosphere of the Benedictine or Cistercian monasteries. It is impossible to say with certainty what were its first texts or who were its first devotees.
The Feast of the Sacred Heart is a solemnity in the liturgical calendar of the Latin Church. It falls 19 days after Pentecost, on a Friday. The earliest possible date is 29 May, as in 1818 and 2285. The latest possible date is 2 July, as in 1943 and 2038. The devotion to the Sacred Heart one of the most widely practiced and well-known Catholic devotions. Taking Jesus Christ’s physical heart as the representation of his divine love for humanity.