It takes a lot of courage to confess sins, and it is even more admirable to confess them to the masses. These brave Christians shared some of their darkest moments on cardboard testimonies, so that it renews our strength and gives us hope in Christ. Easter is a wonderful reminder that our sins were washed away and forgiven by the blood that Jesus shed on the cross for us. Hallelujah! Cardboard testimonies from East 91st Street Christian Church in Indianapolis, IN
St Joseph--- I like this image since it shows him younger than other representations. I think he was young and not old, as so many of his images portray. BTW, this book sounds interesting. (I found this image on a search for St Joseph, I don't know anything about the site though)
Medjugorje, Yugoslavia hosts one of the most famous and Marian apparitions, attracting millions of pilgrims yearly. A good portion of them come specifically to ask the Holy Mother for healing – some even go so far as to claim her capable of curing multiple sclerosis. The Catholic Church constantly sends out priests to investigate these claims before declaring them miracles, of course. Although most stem from reasonable scientific explanations, the true origins of a few healings remain a…
O most Sacred Heart of Jesus, pour down Thy blessings abundantly upon Thy Church, upon the Supreme Pontiff, and upon all the clergy; give perserverence to the just, convert sinners, enlighten unbelievers, bless our parents, friends and benefactors, help the dying, free the souls in Purgatory, and extend over all hearts the sweet empire of Thy love. Amen.