The Holy Name of Jesus

THE WONDERS OF THE HOLY NAME

We have been hearing and have been repeating from childhood the Holy Name of Jesus, but alas, many, very many, have no adequate idea of the great wonders of this Holy Name! What do you know about the Name of Jesus?

This Divine Name is in truth a mine of riches; it is the fount of the highest holiness and the secret of the greatest happiness that a man can hope to enjoy on this earth.  It is so powerful, so certain, that it never fails to produce in our souls the most wonderful results.  It consoles the saddest heart and makes the weakest sinner strong.  It obtains for us all kinds of favors and graces, spiritual and temporal.

Two things we must do.  First of all, we must understand clearly the meaning and value of the Name of Jesus.  Secondly, we must get into the habit of saying it devoutly, frequently, hundreds and hundreds of times every day.  Far from being a burden, it will be an immense joy and consolation.

WHAT DOES THE NAME OF JESUS MEAN?

The Holy Name of Jesus is, first of all, an all-powerful prayer.  Our Lord Himself solemnly promises that whatever we ask the Father in His Name we shall receive.  God never fails to keep His word.

When, therefore, we say, “Jesus,” let us ask God for all we need with absolute confidence of being heard.  For this reason, the Church ends her prayer with the words “through Jesus Christ,” which gives the prayer a new and divine efficacy.

But the Holy Name is something still greater……..

Each time we say, “Jesus,” we give God infinite joy and glory, for we offer Him all the infinite merits of the Passion and Death of Jesus Christ.  St. Paul tells us that Jesus merited the Name Jesus by His Passion and Death.

Each time we say, “Jesus,” let us clearly wish to offer God allthe Masses being said all over the world for all our intentions.  We thus share in these thousands of Masses.

Each time we say, “Jesus,” we gain 300 days indulgence, which we apply to the souls in Purgatory, thus relieving and liberating very many of these holy souls from their awful pains.  They thus become our best friends and pray for us with incredible fervor.

Each time we say, “Jesus,” it is an act of perfect love, for we offer to God the infinite love of Jesus.

The Holy Name of Jesus saves us from innumerable evils and delivers us especially from the power of the devil, who is constantly seeking to do us harm.

The Name of Jesus gradually fills our souls with a peace and joy we never had before.

The Name of Jesus gives us such strength that our sufferings become light and easy to bear.

WHAT WE MUST DO

St. Paul tells us that we must do all we do, whether in word or work, in the Name of Jesus.  “all whatsoever you do in word or work, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ…” (Col. 3;17).  In this way, every act becomes an act of love and of merit, and moreover, we receive grace and help to do all our actions perfectly and well.  We must therefore do our best to form the habit of saying, “Jesus, Jesus, Jesus,” very often every day.  We can do so when dressing, when working – no matter what we are doing – when walking, in moments of sadness, at home and in the street, everywhere.  Nothing is easier if only we do it methodically.  We can say it countless times a day.

Bear in mind that each time we say, “Jesus,” devoutly:

  1. We give God great glory
  2. We receive great graces for ourselves
  3. We help the souls in Purgatory

The following link gives you more info on the Devotion to the Holy Name as well as the chaplet and a link to the novena.

http://www.fisheaters.com/holyname.html

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9 comments

  1. RICLYN ONGGAY says:

    Thanks for having this site.. I learned a lot, especially the powerful name of Jesus, Jesus, Jesus. Hope that many people will visit this site. God Bless!

  2. Irma Batres says:

    Dear Jesus ,

    Please help my family and my health, And my surgery and if a can sooner appt with Doctor. Please, Please Jesus, Jesus help me.

  3. Irma Batres says:

    Please Jesus help me that my heart will pass the test to have surgery on Monday 4-21-14. Jesus you always been by my side. Trust you and I put this prayer in your hands. I love you Jesus very much.

  4. Irma Batres says:

    Thank you Jesus for my surgery Please help me in healing, so I can return back work in 6 Week. Jesus I love you with all my heart. I place this prayer in your hands

  5. Irma Batres says:

    Please help me with the finicially problem in paying my medical bills. I pray the Jesus will help me in this situation. Parry that my mother is in Heaven with you Jesus, I love you Jesus

  6. Irma Batres says:

    Thank. you Jesus that you help me with surgery and returning back to work. Please Jesus I pray that my mother is in Heaven with you. I miss her very much. And I pray that my daughter and Grandson pass their test this week, they need it for a job. Thank you so much Jesus.

  7. Irma Batres says:

    Jesus, Jesus please help my grandson in guiding, his mind to a straight further with his education. please help in listen to his parents they are trying to guide him in the direction. Thank you Jesus be with him always. I love Jesus.

  8. Maria says:

    Lord Jesus help me not to allow my cousins to build in my land which they stole from me and using the money which they took from my other cousin. Jesus i trust in you. Bless me with more blessings and you protect me with my family and all those who are helping me to glorify your name.

  9. Irma Batres says:

    Jesus, Jesus please
    Me with my family issues, retirement and court case. Please help me make the right decision with all my issues. Jesus I leave these prayers in your hands. I love you Jesus.

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