The National Shrine of The Divine Mercy Bulletin November 21, 2021

From the Diary of St. Faustina My . Mo " - Blessed Oil of St. Faustina Oil blessed in honor of St. Faustina is available at the Shrine Reception desk. A suggested donation of $5.00 which would go to help support Shrine Ministries. To order a copy of The Diary of St. Faustina go to divinemercygiftshop.org. or call our Gift Shop at1-888-484-1112 come again in glory to judge the living and the dead, and His kingdom will have no end. And how shall this King judge us? Jesus Himself told us, as Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC explains in his book ‘You Did it to Me’: It’s all in Matthew 25:31-46, and it’s all about mercy. And how shall this King judge us? Jesus Himself told us, as Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC explains in his book ‘You Did it to Me’ : It’s all in Matthew 25:31-46, and it’s all about mercy. www.thedivinemercy.org/articles/welcome-your-king In the Spotlight... “Do not be afraid. Open wide the doors for Christ. To His saving power open the boundaries of States, economic and political systems, the vast fields of culture, civilization and development. Do not be afraid. Christ knows ‘what is inman.’ He alone knows it.” - St. John Paul II, Homily for the inauguration of His Pontificate Jesus Christ is King. All other rulers hold power for a limited time, to the sorrow or the relief of their subjects. Jesus Christ is King. He rules all things, all of time and eternity, for He is the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End (Rev 22:13). C hrist the K ing Feast Day: November 21 st Jesus Christ is King of the Universe, a reality we commemorate at the close of the liturgical year this year, the feast falls on Nov. 30). He will (5) 4. + Today, I Prepare for the Coming of the King. What am I, and who are You, O Lord, King of eternal glory? O my heart, are you aware of who is coming to you today? Yes, I know, but — strangely — I am not able to grasp it. Oh, if He were just a king, but He is the King of kings, the Lord of lords. Before Him, all power and dominion tremble. He is coming to my heart today. But I hear Him approaching. I go out to meet Him and invite Him. When He entered the dwelling of my heart, it was filled with such reverence that it fainted with fear, falling at His feet. Jesus gives her His hand and graciously permits her to take her place beside Him. He reassures her, saying , See, I have left My heavenly throne to become united with you. What you see is just a tiny part and already your soul swoons with love. How amazed will your heart be when you see Me in all My glory. 1811 But I want to tell you that eternal life must begin already here on earth through Holy Communion. Each Holy Communion makes you more capable of communing with God throughout eternity. And so, my King, I do not ask You for anything, although I know that You can give me everything. I ask You for one thing only: remain forever the King of my heart; that is enough for me. Diary 1810, 1811

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