What are the nine quotes from Our Lord to Saint Faustina concerning the End Times?
Franz Georg Hermann the Younger (1692–1768), “The Last Judgment and the Lamb of the Apocalypse” (photo: Public Domain)
Catechism of the Catholic Church
675 – Before Christ’s second coming the Church must pass through a final trial that will shake the faith of many believers.574 The persecution that accompanies her pilgrimage on earth575 will unveil the “mystery of iniquity” in the form of a religious deception offering men an apparent solution to their problems at the price of apostasy from the truth. The supreme religious deception is that of the Antichrist, a pseudo-messianism by which man glorifies himself in place of God and of his Messiah come in the flesh.576
574 – Cf. Lk 18:8; Mt 24:12.
575 – Cf. Lk 21:12; Jn 15:19-20.
576 – Cf. 2 Thess 2:4-12; 1 Thess 5:2-3; 2 Jn 7; 1 Jn 2:18,22.
Diary of St Faustina
83 – “Write this: before I come as the Just Judge, I am coming first as the King of Mercy.”
429 – “You will prepare the world for My final coming.”
635 – (Words of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of Mercy, to St. Faustina): “…you have to speak to the world about His great mercy and prepare the world for the Second Coming of Him Who will come, not as a merciful Savior, but as a just Judge. Oh, how terrible is that day! Determined is the day of justice, the day of divine wrath. The angels tremble before it. Speak to souls about this great mercy while it is still the time for granting mercy.”
848 – “(My daughter) Speak to the world about My mercy; let all mankind recognize My unfathomable mercy. It is a sign for the end times; after it will come the day of justice. While there is still time, let them have recourse to the fount of My mercy; let them profit from the Blood and Water which gushed forth for them.” (cf., John 19:34)
965 – “Secretary of My mercy, write, tell souls about this great mercy of Mine, because the awful day, the day of My justice, is near.”
1146 – “Write: before I come as a just Judge, I first open wide the door of My mercy. He who refuses to pass through the door of My mercy must pass through the door of My justice…” (cf., John 10:7: “I am the Door.”)
1160 – “…I am prolonging the time of mercy for the sake of sinners. But woe to them if they do not recognize this time of My visitation. My daughter, secretary of My mercy, your duty is not only to write about and proclaim My mercy, but also to beg for this grace for them, so that they too may glorify My mercy.”
1588 – “Before the Day of Justice I am sending the Day of Mercy.”
1732 – “I bear a special love for Poland, and if she will be obedient to My will, I will exalt her in might and holiness. From her will come forth the spark that will prepare the world for My final coming.”