That's what troubles me: I should like to suffer more for the expiation of my sins. ...
"There is little that can
withstand a man who can conquer himself."
It is a pious tradition that on Good Friday from noon, the time when Our Blessed Lord was first cruelly nailed to the cross, until 3:00 p.m., when He finished His total immolation for us and died, for one to be silent [don't speak unless duty requires].
The invocation, "Immaculate Heart of Mary, pray for us now and at the hour of our death", should be said once a day by the person wishing to gain the benefits of the devotion.
The Infiltration, Usurpation, Desolation then Triumph!
"Few women would ever desire to legislate, and those who did would only be classed as eccentrics." –Pope St. Pius X (New York Times - 04-21-1909)
A must read sermon for every Catholic.