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Praise and Worship Lyrics

Please see the link for the lyrics for the Praise and worship songs for adoration on August 19th! Praise and Worship Lyrics

Special Urbi et Orbi blessing

WATCH LIVE on FRIDAY: Join Pope Francis on Friday, March 27 for a special Urbi et Orbi blessing from St. Peter’s Square. The prayer and blessing will be broadcast on the Vatican News website ( at 1 p.m. EDT (6 p.m. Rome time)

Those participating in the live stream will have the opportunity to gain a Plenary Indulgence by meeting the additional requirements described here:


The prescribed work:

  • United spiritually through the media to the Pope’s special prayer and blessing on Friday, March 27
  • The recitation of the Holy Rosary
  • The pious practice of the Way of the Cross
  • Or some other form of devotion, such as reciting the Creed, the Lord’s Prayer or a pious invocation to the Blessed Virgin Mary


The Usual Conditions:

  • A spirit detached from sin
  • Sacramental confession (as soon as possible)
  • Eucharistic communion (as soon as possible)
  • Prayer for the Holy Father’s intentions