By Fr Tomislav Vlašić
12 May 2021
Dearest Brothers and Sisters; we have said many times that our liturgical celebration is a participation in the events guided by God in the whole Universe. Both on Earth and in the Universe, the events are of cosmic proportions.
We are in the last weeks of the Easter season. In this time, grace is leading us towards great graces and the participation in the sublime work of God through His instruments. What lies ahead of us? Tomorrow we celebrate our Solemnity of the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima; on Sunday we celebrate the Ascension of the Lord, then the descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles and finally the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity. In all these solemnities, we are called to consecrate ourselves solemnly. Tonight we consecrate ourselves to Mary Most Hoy, Mother, Co-redemptrix and Queen of the Universe, and to Christ. In the celebration of the solemnity of the Ascension of the Risen Lord, we will also consecrate ourselves to Mary, the Mother taken to Heaven, in order to be elevated to the will of God and to be ready to welcome the graces that are intended for each and all of us in this time. Only by submitting ourselves to God’s will, through Jesus Christ, who sits at the right side of the Father, will the Father give us the Holy Spirit, and when we are consecrated to the Holy Spirit, we will be sent to bear witness, to manifest the glory of God and His victory over Satan. As I said, we will conclude with the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity, consecrating ourselves to God the Father and to the Most Holy Trinity. Continue reading