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St. Hedwig of Silesia A CATHOLIC LIFE - October 16, 2014 ... canonized by Clement IV, 26 March, 1267, and on 25 August of the same year her remains were raised to the honours of the altar." Prayer: O God, You taught blessed Hedwig to turn from the attractions of the world to follow Your cross humbly and devotedly. May her merits and example teach us to spurn the passing pleasures of this earth and overcome all our difficulties by embracing Your cross; who lives and rules with God the Father . . . Sources: Saint Andrew Daily Missal and the Marian Missal ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/blogspot/myST/~3/GTsLAH7eFOw/st-hedwig-of-silesia.html

A Visit to Minster, the Abbey, and My New Satnav THE HERMENEUTIC OF CONTINUITY - September 21, 2014 ... significant for English Catholicism since St Augustine landed in the parish, and monastic life began there in the late seventh century. The first Abbess of the associated nunnery was St Mildred, and the remains of the Saxon Abbey are still part of what is now the Benedictine Abbey of Minster, making it the oldest inhabited house in England. I was taken to Minster for Sunday lunch today (" The Corner House " if you are interested - excellent family-run restaurant) and had a ...http://the-hermeneutic-of-continuity.blogspot.com/2014/09/a-visit-to-minster-abbey-and-my-new.html

Celebrating Hildegard CREO EN DIOS! - September 17, 2014 ... Robert Bellarmine, who is also celebrated today, see Fr. Robert Araujo's Mirror of Justice post here ...http://susanjoan.wordpress.com/2014/09/17/celebrating-hildegard/

St. Winifred's Well, Well, Well.... ASK SISTER MARY MARTHA - August 28, 2014 http://asksistermarymartha.blogspot.com/2014/08/st-winifreds-well-well-well.html

Maria, Abbatissa Nostra VULTUS CHRISTI - August 15, 2014 Our Lady, Our Abbess, Our Queen Writing in an essay in the book Priez sans cesse – 300 ans de prière , (Desclée de Brouwer, Editeur, Paris, 1953, p. 177), Dom Jean Leclercq, O.S.B. demonstrates that a Benedictine devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary, under the title of Abbess, was not uncommon in the Middle Ages. Originating in monasteries of the Cluniac obedience, devotion to the Blessed Virgin as Abbess was also not ...http://vultus.stblogs.org/index.php/2014/08/maria-abbatissa-nostra/

St. Clare of Assisi ATONEMENTONLINE - August 10, 2014 ... of Jesus Christ in the Blessed Sacrament, the invaders ran away, and the sisters were safe. In 1958 Pope Pius XII designated St. Clare as the patron saint of television. One Christmas Eve, when she was too sick to get up from her bed to get to Mass, she was very disappointed. She prayed that God would allow her to take part in the Mass. Although she was more than a mile away she saw Mass on the wall of her dormitory. So clear was the vision that the next day she could name the friars at the ...http://atonementparish.blogspot.com/2014/08/st-clare-of-assisi.html

Into Your Hands, My Abbess THE CLOISTERED HEART - July 21, 2014 ... have an abbess who truly cares about our personal stresses and trials. We need an abbess who can help us live in the midst of the world and not be of it. Ours must be a Mother who can nurture us, care for our lives of "enclosure," and show us what it means to say and become a total yes to God. "Mary said a total yes to God. Thus she lived enclosure in His will fully. She embraced His will so totally that He became enfleshed in her. She listened to Him more ...http://www.thecloisteredheart.org/2014/07/into-your-hands-my-abbess.html

Our Lady in the Chapter Room VULTUS CHRISTI - July 16, 2014 ... Love in whose merciful goodness we place our trust. The statue of Our Lady Abbess is in the very centre of the Chapter Room; she is enthroned above the place where the prior sits each day to explain the Holy Rule, the instruct, comfort, encourage, and correct the brethren. To all who open the ear of their heart to her, Our Lady says: "I am the mother of fair love, and of fear, and of knowledge, and of holy hope. In me is all grace of the way and of the truth, in me is all hope ...http://vultus.stblogs.org/index.php/2014/07/our-lady-in-the-chapter-room/

Two Weeks of Worthy Women: Hrotsvitha CATHOLIC SENSIBILITY - July 3, 2014 ... History. And plays. We can surmise she was a scholar as she wrote in Latin and gave hints she was familiar with the classical works of a number of Roman poets. She seemed to have a thing about writing about female martyrs, or men who rescued women from a life of sin. She began writing about 968AD. She may have died in 973. Or 1002. Nobody knows for sure. Her literary works weren't discovered until 1500, and we probably don't have everything she produced. I, the strong voice of Gandersheim, ...http://catholicsensibility.wordpress.com/2014/07/03/two-weeks-of-worthy-women-hrotsvitha/

Being in the Presence of Mary VULTUS CHRISTI - July 2, 2014 ... Mother of God, is chosen and honoured as Abbess of the monastery. We, then, honour the Mother of Jesus, who sustained the unanimous prayer of the Apostles in the Cenacle of Jerusalem, as the Regina Monachorum and heavenly Abbess under whose protection we desire to persevere in adoration of the Lamb who was slain. 17. Following the example of Saint John the Apostle who, obedient to the word of Jesus crucified, took Mary into his home and into the intimacy of ...http://vultus.stblogs.org/index.php/2014/07/being-in-the-presence-of-mary/

Let Their Healing Redound to the Glory of God VULTUS CHRISTI - June 27, 2014 http://vultus.stblogs.org/index.php/2014/06/let-their-healing-redound-to-the-glory-of-god/