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As the Marian Fathers prepare for the celebration of Divine Mercy Sunday at the National Shrine of The Divine Mercy, Fr. Chris Alar, MIC, director of Association of Marian Helpers, extends an Easter blessing to you:

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Doreen - May 26, 2018

Thank you Fr Chris for the blessing. I thank God for at last I found someone to talk to, about who I should contact and how to ask permission to republish the Book 'Diary of St Faustina' in my country language 'Bahasa Malaysia'. I need this permission from your Association since our Archbishop in Sabah [Malaysia] ask me to, before I can proceed to propagate the beautiful messages of our Lord to our sisters brothers here.
Thanks Fr. Chris and May God bless your good works always.

MARIA C. - Apr 6, 2018

Good afternoon Fr. Chris. It's always been great to see you and received you blessing. Please pray for the success of our Divine Mercy Sunday celebration at St. Mary's Parish here in Brantford, ON. We've been doing our 9 day novena since Good Friday. Lots of testimonies has been shared every night thru the Divine Mercy. We hope to see you on July 30-Aug 1, 2018. I am bringing a few friends who has not been to the National Shrine. It has been my promised to Jesus, our Divine Mercy to bring at least one new person

Caroline - Apr 6, 2018

What a wonderful gift that we are given through the Divine Mercy. I am so grateful to you lord for that you have done and continue to do for me and my family.

Annie - Apr 4, 2018

God Bless you Fr. Alar and all at the Divine Mercy Shrine. Will watch EWTN on Divine Mercy Sunday. Love, love, love the Footsteps to Mercy - it is truly beautiful and helps me to want to open my heart to God as St. Faustina did when going thru battles and in times of blessings.

Vir - Apr 3, 2018

Divine Mercy thank you for all the blessings you done to my family and me, thank you very much, Amen

Tom Gallo - Apr 3, 2018

Thank you for all that you do, Divine Mercy has changed and most importantly saved my life.I can not be there on Sunday, but I have been to Stockbridge and will be back. Thank you

romanita - Apr 3, 2018

Happy Easter to all Marian Fathers
I can't come to Stockbridge since I got stroke 3 years ago but I'll join you spiritually thru EWTN.Jesus, I trust in

Therese Campbell - Apr 2, 2018

Thanks goes out to the Marians and
Marian Helpers!
Happy Easter Season from
Waldorf, Maryland !!

Sue - Apr 2, 2018

Dear Fr. Chris, Thank you for the beautiful Blessing. I have been Parish Coordinator for the HAPP studies for a while now. On Divine Mercy Sunday recent "graduates" of The One Thing is Three and The Second Greatest Story Ever Told will be recognized for their achievement and receive their certificates during our Divine Mercy Mass. Perhaps you could remember these lovely people on that day? It would be very meaningful for them. I have just celebrated my 15th anniversary as a full fledged Catholic Girl. Each Easter Vigil Mass is so special as I see the new people receive their Sacraments and Baptism. The HAPP series has truly been a great avenue of growth for my personal Faith. Thank you to all the Marian Priests, especially to you and Fr. Gaitley. May Our Lord Jesus Christ extend His Love and Blessings to you all.

Andi in Batavia IL - Apr 2, 2018

So pleased to get your blessings Fr Alar

Lupe - Apr 2, 2018

Thank you Father Joseph, today is my wedding annniversary so it is perfect to take in a Divine Mercy blessing.

- Apr 2, 2018

Thank you Father

Colene A - Apr 2, 2018

Thank you for the Blessings Father. I will be unable to see you in Stockbridge but our Church, St. Michael's in Canon City, CO will be holding a special four hour devotion of Divine Mercy open to all after Sunday Mass on Divine Mercy Sunday. We will be praying for all of you on that day as well. God bless each and everyone of you.

Linda W - Apr 2, 2018

Thank you Father Chris. May you have a Blessed and beautiful Easter. Looking
forward to seeing you June 2nd with
Father Charles-St. Josephs Parish, Babylon, NY

Dann G. - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you so much for the online effort and the blessing.

Maryhelen lucero - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you father Joseph for your blessing and I to extend Avery happy Easter . I pray that I can continue to send you and the Mariana more help thank again JMJ

Divine Bombamba - Apr 1, 2018


Tess - Apr 1, 2018

today is not good day I needed your blessing lord i feel broken and sad Please put 1 piece back together. Thanks

Jannett Chickorie - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you

Rosangeli - Apr 1, 2018

Amén. Jesús en ti confío.

Steven and Joni Pfaff - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you, Fr. Chris for the Easter Blessing! We have been reading the Footsteps to Mercy this year for our Lenten Meditation and want to thank you for putting this together and sending it out. It has been a wonderful tool to help us focus, not ont only on the daily readings, but also on the Diary of St. Faustina! God Bless you and all the Marian’s and we thank Fr. Michael Gaitley for leafing us to the Marian’s ministry.

- Apr 1, 2018

Henry - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you, Father Chris! God bless you and everyone at the Shrine.

Patricia - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you Fr. Chris. May God continue to guide and bless you and the Marian Helpers for all that you are doing. God's work is not an easy task but with His Grace and guidance, it will be done efficiently in His name.
Please pray for me as I prepare for the courses that I am currently taking towards my graduation from Nursing school on May 22nd, 2018

Karen - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you Fr. Chris and all the Marians for all you do. Happy Easter to you all and may God bless all of you.
I gladly give up 2 days of pay to help you all on Divine Mercy weekend. It is to help all God's people.

- Apr 1, 2018

Thank you Father. May God continue to bless you also

Sonia - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you very much, dear Father Joseph! Happy Easter to you and all the Marians and Marian Helpers!

Juan Gerardo - Apr 1, 2018

Alleluia, Jesus has risen from the dead; our Lord lives! Alleluia.
Happy Easter to all the Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception and to all associated with the National Shrine of Divine Mercy. Let us now with prayerful and joyful confidence proceed to Divine Mercy Sunday!

Gina - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you for all your blessings, so many times I wanted to get in touch, I have no donations to send, but am grateful for all the blessings. You and all the priests, deacons and those involved have a Blessed Easter and thank you so much.
Please remember my family in your prayers.

Hope - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you, Father for your blessing. Blessings to you and the Marian Fathers. God be with all of you and thank you for all you do to honor Divine Mercy. I will be watching Sunday in Texas.

Joan E. - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you and God bless your work.

Ellenv - Apr 1, 2018

Christ is risen, Alleluia , Alleluia , Alleluia

Thank you very much Father. Happy Easter to the

Maria - Apr 1, 2018

Thank you Father Chris! And may God Bless you and all the wonderful Marian Priests and staff.
Happy Easter he is Risen ALLEULIA!

Alfred - Apr 1, 2018

Please pray for Eric McDonald.Pray for his conversion to faith in Jesus Christ. Please pray for his salvation!!!
May Divine Mercy win the victory in his life and abound to his eternal joy!!!

Lou J Apa - Apr 1, 2018


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Barbara - Apr 1, 2018

Thank You for your Easter Blessing! It is received
with Great Joy.
Last year buses were turned away on Divine Mercy Sunday . If you are ever looking for space to park extra buses, please try the High School
On Route 7, just outside of Stockbridge.
I received the Healing Blessing at Divibe Mercy last Fall. I felt something change within me. On Dec. 21, 2017 I received my "Christmas Miracle". I have been 'cured' since that day. I am still in Recovery but I am filled with Great Gratitude.
God Bless you, Father Chris & everyone at The Divine Mercy campus in Stockbridge. It is my favorite place on earth. It is truly Blessed Grounds.
God Bless You & All Members of your Community.
With Great Love of Mary & Jesus, I remain your
Servant, Barbara