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The Hour of Mercy - 3 o'clock

In October 1937, in Krakow (Poland), the Lord Jesus instructed us to venerate the hour of His death and to connect with Him in prayer even for a little while, and through supplications refer to the value and merits of His Passion.

“At three o’clock, implore My mercy, especially for sinners; and, if only for a brief moment, immerse yourself in My Passion, particularly in My abandonment at the moment of agony. This is the hour of great mercy for the whole world. I will allow you to enter into My mortal sorrow. In this hour, I will refuse nothing to the soul that makes a request of Me in virtue of My Passion…” (Diary, 1320)

" often as you hear the clock strike the third hour, immerse yourself completely in My mercy, adoring and glorifying it; invoke its omnipotence for the whole world (...). In this hour you can obtain everything for yourself and for others simply by asking; it was the hour of grace for the whole world - mercy triumphed over justice (...) try your best to make the Stations of the Cross in this hour, provided that your duties permit it; and if you are not able to make the Stations of the Cross, then at least step into the chapel for a moment and adore, in the Blessed Sacrament, My Heart, which is full of mercy; and should you be unable to step in to the chapel, immerse yourself in prayer wherever you happen to be, if only for a very brief instant. I claim veneration for My mercy from every creature" (Diary, 1572).

"On the cross, the fountain of My mercy was opened wide by the lance for all souls - no one have I excluded!" (Diary, 1182).

Source: Congregation of the Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy