Category Archives: Catholic Feast Days

St. Juan Diego and the Miraculous Image of Our Lady of Guadalupe

When the Spaniard Cortez landed in Mexico, he not only brought with him soldiers to conquer the land for Spain, he also brought with him Franciscan priests to convert and ‘conquer’ the native people for God, who were at the … Continue reading

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1st Sunday of Advent

Jesus said to his disciples: ‚ÄúThere will be signs in the sun, the moon, and the stars, and on earth nations will be in dismay, perplexed by the roaring of the sea and the waves. People will die of fright … Continue reading

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Feast of the Miraculous Medal

Midway through the year of 1830, there was a growing angst in the hearts of men… the peace of France was about to be turned on its head. There was talk about overthrowing the government….The alleys and street corners were … Continue reading

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Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary – November 21st

The Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary at the Temple Today in the Holy Catholic Church we celebrate the Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Mother at the Temple, by her parents St. Ann and St. Joachim. It is … Continue reading

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November 9th- Memorial of the Martyrs of the Spanish Civil War

It seems that the more things change…the more they stay the same. In the history of the world…a world created by God….Nothing falls into this pattern quite as much as the perpetual efforts of the evil one to destroy the … Continue reading

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Feast of All the Holy Souls – November 2nd

  “On this day is observed the commemoration of the faithful departed, in which our common and pious Mother the Church, immediately after having endeavored to celebrate by worthy praise all her children who already rejoice in heaven, strives to … Continue reading

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Happy All Saints Day- Feast of the Church Triumphant – November 1st

Today, November 1st is the Feast of all the Holy Saints in Heaven… the Church Triumphant! It includes all the saints throughout the vast history of our wonderful Holy Mother Church…those known and unknown…from the very first martyrs to those … Continue reading

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