Struggle with the Rosary
February 20 — Sts. Francisco and Jacinta Marto • 29m
This episode of Fatima Gems begins with an introduction from Lauren Costabile. We then hear from Steve Eguino who asks the youth about their personal prayer life. The episode continues with Fr. Andrew Apostoli, CFR relating our struggle of praying the Rosary to the trials experienced by the children of Fatima. He reminds us that little Francisco Marto, one of the three children from Fatima, experienced difficulties while meditating on the Rosary. Dr. Peter Howard then explains the importance of praying the Rosary daily as Our Lady requested. Spotlight guest, Jennifer Walker, shares about how she developed an appreciation for the Rosary in her own life. This episode concludes with Father Andrew Apostili, CFR sharing a message of hope. Promulgating Our Blessed Mother's message, he reminds us that if we pray the Rosary daily with discipline and perseverance, we will be filled with God's grace.
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