UPDATE: The app is now available! You can get if at the app store or from iTunes. Your first week is free (maybe beyond, but I’m not sure.) I like it! 🙂
*I see that there are people linking here from another site, probably looking for info on the iPhone app. As of 4:45 pm CST (29 March 2010), it is still not available. The Magnificat website finally has something on the delay:
You can sign up to be notified when it is available HERE
Magnificat iPhone App:
For Immediate Release
March 19, 2010
Magnificat Launches Daily Prayer App on iPhone
YONKERS, NY – Magnificat USA, publisher of the monthly Catholic worship aid,Magnificat, today announces the launch of its daily prayer application on iPhone. Beginning on Palm Sunday, March 28, the Magnificat application will be available at the iPhone App Store.
Presented in a day-by-day format, the Magnificat app includes the following features:
• Morning, evening, and night prayers inspired by the Liturgy of the Hours
• Readings and prayers of each daily Mass
• Daily meditations drawn from the best writings of the Church Fathers as well as recent spiritual masters
• Essays on the lives of the saints from yesterday and today
Details about the Magnificat app:
• Available at the iPhone App Store beginning on Palm Sunday, March 28
• Free during Holy Week and for the whole month of April
• Free for the first week after downloading
• Rates: 99 cents per week; $2.99 per month; $14.99 for 6 months; and $19.99 for one year
Magnificat magazine has become a worldwide phenomenon with nearly a million readers on five continents and in five languages. With 300,000 American subscribers, Magnificat is available in English-language and Spanish-language editions.
Magnificat is a pocket-sized spiritual companion beautifully printed on ivory Bible paper, that one can take anywhere at any time. The Magnificat app is one more convenient way of bringing the riches of prayer into the palm of one’s hand.
As of 11:30 CST, the app was still not to be found on the app store… I hope they hurry!
Today is the last day to enter the Garden of the Good Shepherd give away!
And, just because, here is a picture of SuperSoldier. He was cutting his hair to get ready to get on the plane….