Mary Immaculate and the Souls in Purgatory: What's the Connection?

Why does our religious Congregation — named for the Immaculate Conception — put so much emphasis on the Holy Souls in Purgatory? It's elementary. Father Dan Cambra, MIC, explains.

It's a Matter of Life and Death

"We're dedicated to praying not only for the souls in Purgatory, but also about preparing people to die well," said Fr. Dan, addressing the nearly 175 attendees of the 8th Annual Mercy for Souls Conference.

To the Heart of the Matter

Obviously, when we speak of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, we necessarily have to keep in mind the importance of not only loving Jesus, but also of loving one another.

An Icon Finds a Home

"I received an interesting phone call recently from a dear friend of mine, author Susan Tassone, making me an offer I couldn't possibly refuse," writes Fr. Dan Cambra, MIC.

Death, Judgment, Heaven, and Hell

By focusing on our ultimate end, we have the opportunity to prepare ourselves for our ultimate goal.

A Saint's Experience of Purgatory

The mystical experiences of St. Catherine of Genoa showed her the relationship between sin, purification, and the mercy of God.

St. Joseph and the Holy Souls

As we enter a new year, let's face it: The world is a mess. First, let's acknowledge the need for conversion. Then? Well, Fr. Dan Cambra, MIC, has a plan.

You Say You Want a Resolution?

Here are some ideas from Fr. Dan Cambra, MIC — and an update on how he did on his own resolutions over the past year.

They Saw Purgatory

The Holy Souls in Purgatory can't pray for themselves. They need you, and they need you now.

How About a New Tradition for Thanksgiving?

Asking "what are you thankful for" is a good tradition. Father Dan suggests a slightly different take.

Saint Faustina and the Conversion of Sinners

Praying for someone in need of conversion? Don't give up! Here's some encouragement.

Make a Friend in Heaven

For All Souls' Day (and all November), Fr. Dan gives us good reasons to care about Purgatory.

Final Blessing

"The Apostolic Pardon is a supreme example of the mercy of God for poor sinners," says Fr. Dan Cambra, MIC. Find out why.

Seventh Annual Mercy for Souls Conference

The very fact that we pray for the holy souls in Purgatory doesn't mean that our only concerns are for the dead, said Fr. Dan.

Three Ways to Honor Our Lady of Fatima

Want to be closer than ever to Heavenly Mother? Follow Fr. Dan's advice.

Father Dan's Resolutions for 2017

Father Dan loves New Year's resolutions. He even started early ...

All Souls' Day

Do you pray for the Holy Souls in Purgatory? You have a special opportunity to help them in this Jubilee Year of Mercy!

The 9/11 Attacks and the Holy Souls in Purgatory

The 9/11 terrorist attacks were foremost on the minds of those who attended the Holy Souls Sodality Conference on Sept. 11, 2016.

An Interview with Fr. Dan Cambra, MIC

Father Dan Cambra, MIC, has had a life-long devotion to the Holy Souls in Purgatory. He recently shared with us his thoughts about this devotion.

Mercy for Souls

Father Dan Cambra, MIC, led the Marians' annual Mercy for Souls Conference. Here are the videos of his talk and homily.