Some of our readers might be interested in this link regarding information on the forthcoming referendum and also join in the special novena for the protection of the family in Ireland – it is suggested that those making the novena recite the following prayer Jesus, Mary and Joseph,Holy Family of Nazareth,we bless and venerate you. We commend to your care and protectionthe cause of marriage and family life.May the peace which reigned in your hometake possession of all hearts and abide in all families. Confirm all men and women in the truthso we may recognise what is good and rightand reject all that hinders lifeand the true flourishing of humanity. Guide the hearts of all citizensthat we may witness to the truthin forming the laws governing our society. Bless those who work for the protectionof marriage, family and life. O […]