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Feast of Saint Luke the Evangelist – October 18th

Saint Luke, one of the four evangelists responsible for writing the four gospels, actually  is responsible for writing not only the Gospel of Luke, but the Acts of the Apostles, as well. Having converted from his pagan ways, he used … Continue reading

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Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus – St. Margaret Mary Alacoque – Oct. 16th

“It seems to me that our Lord’s earnest desire to have His sacred heart honored in a special way is directed toward renewing the effects of redemption in our souls. For the sacred heart is an inexhaustible fountain and its … Continue reading

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St. Teresa of Avila – Quotes- October 15th

“The closer one approaches to God, the simpler one becomes.” ― St. Teresa of Avila “This Beloved of ours is merciful and good. Besides, he so deeply longs for our love that he keeps calling us to come closer. This … Continue reading

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Exaltation of the Holy Cross

In the tradition of the Holy Mother Church, September 14th is celebrated as the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, which commemorates the many factions involving the Holy Cross. Not only does the feast  honor  the finding of … Continue reading

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A Lesson in Perseverance – Saint Monica – August 27th

I remember when I was younger, hearing the old adage, that ‘Behind every good man, there stands an even better woman‘…. Saint Monica of Hippo was one such woman. Born in North Africa in the town of Tagaste, she was … Continue reading

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Saint Rose of Lima – August 23rd

As we near the end of August we come to the 1st canonized saint of the Americas; Saint Rose of Lima. She was born in Peru in the year 1586, and named Isabella at her baptism. It was only shortly … Continue reading

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Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary August 22

  On the 11th of October in 1954, Pope Pius XII established the Feast of the Queenship of Mary to be celebrated throughout the world, and commanded that on that day each year, the world should renew its consecration to … Continue reading

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