Deus spes propter tentationem: Gods help over Temptation

This community can help members overcome their temptations from the devil by experiencing the spiritual devotion of the saints, through our Lady's example, and to our Lord, Jesus Christ.

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This community includes quotes and stories from the saints that will help those who are struggling with their toughest temptations against the devil and his servants. This community also encourages members to pray for the protection of St. Michael the archangel and all the other angels including our guardian angels to help us fight in this battle on earth against sin and to journey on the path that our Lord has set us on in this life, which will lead us to the glory of heaven to everlasting life.

Some quotes

Ephesians 6:10

Finally, grow strong in the Lord, with the strength of his power. Put on the full armor of God so as to be able to resist the devil's tactics.

St. Padre Pio

Give me an army saying the Rosary, and I will conquer the world.

Blessed Pope Pius IX 

The Holy Rosary is a powerful weapon. Use it with confidence and you'll be amazed at the results.

St. Josemaria Escriva      

A Saint is a sinner who keeps trying. 



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Prayer from the retreat

Prayer to overcome the temptation of sin

O Merciful Lord, Please remove any temptations that may present themselves to me at any hour of the day. Give me the strength to resist the enemy solid in my faith in you oh Lord and help me to walk and breath by your spirit. Oh, Holy Spirit, teach me how to lean on you in times of temptation always being aware of you. Renew my mind father and cleanse it from all my evil distractions and give me a new cherished heart oh God. We pray this through all the saints, all angels, my guardian angel, all the domestic powers of heaven, with the comfort and protection of our Lady, and her most chased spouse, St. Joseph, who with the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, Amen. - St. Padre Pio. PRAY FOR US!

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