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Saint Justin

Today we celebrate the Memorial of Saint Justin.  Below is a fascinating synopsis of this second century saint from our friends at Catholic Online. All the voices around Justin clamored that they had the truth he sought so desperately. He … Continue reading

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Mary in Scripture

A well thought out reflection of the Blessed Mother as understood through the scriptures. First of 3 parts. +5

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Saint Patrick

St. Patrick of Ireland is one of the world’s most popular saints. He was born in Roman Britain and when he was fourteen or so, he was captured by Irish pirates during a raiding party and taken to Ireland as … Continue reading

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Saint Lucy

I must admit that prior to today I knew almost nothing about Saint Lucy, whose Memorial we celebrate today.  What a remarkable and holy woman!  Below is a short video from our friends at Catholic Online. Saint Lucy’s Prayer: Saint Lucy, … Continue reading

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Saint Vincent de Paul

It is good that we learn today about the life of Saint Vincent de Paul since he reminds us of our need to be people of charity, especially to the poor. Saint Vincent is often called the apostle of charity and the father of … Continue reading

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Saint Teresa of Kolkata

This weekend Mother Teresa will be canonized at a Mass celebrated by Pope Francis.  She will become Saint Teresa of Kolkata.  In honor of her sainthood, here are some of her most profound quotes. “One of the greatest diseases is to be … Continue reading

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Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

Most of us have heard of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, but know few details of his remarkable life.  Here is a brief summary from Catholic Online: St. Bernard, Abbot and Doctor of the Church, was born of noble parentage in Burgundy, France … Continue reading

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