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St. Florence: Nun, Abbess, and Founder CATHOLIC FIRE - June 20, 2016 Today is the feast of St. Florence, also known as St. Florentina, a cloistered nun and abbess. She was the founder of a religious community. St. Florentina was born in the middle of the sixth century in Cartagena, Spain. Her family was very devout and actively involved in living out their faith and in promoting Christianity. Florentina was the sister of three bishops: Leander , Isidore of Seville , and Fulgentius . All three brothers are saints. Florentina's parents died ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/06/st-florence-nun-abbess-and-founder.html

Newspaper Column, Preparing the Heart PONDER THESE THINGS IN YOUR HEART - June 17, 2016 ... Fathers, he says, "He who climbs never stops going from beginning to beginning, through beginnings that have no end." As we grow, we must maintain a "beginners mind." We never arrive. All is new. All is fresh. All is Christ (Colossians 3:11). Pray Psalm 19, 27, & 122. Read Matthew ...http://ponderintheheart.blogspot.com/2016/06/newspaper-column-preparing-heart.html

Visit the Abbey of Saint Walburga! ANA BRAGA-HENEBRY'S JOURNAL - June 10, 2016 ... tell my sister Marta about it--her abbey was the original Motherhouse of the one in CO. The mountains were always with us during our day trip entrance The tapestries are replicas of 1400s ones in he motherhouse in Germany and woven by German nuns of the Colorado abbey admiring the reliquary reliquary bell tower Number One loved it grounds The Bavaria Madonna chapel from entrance chapel German woven tapestries in chapel chapel Music corner in chapel Chapel from the altar Office prayer sheets ...http://anabragahenebrysjournal.blogspot.com/2016/06/visit-abbey-of-saint-walburga.html

Ecumenical Patriarchate Representatives for Council in Crete BYZANTINE, TEXAS - June 2, 2016 http://byztex.blogspot.com/2016/06/ecumenical-patriarchate-representatives.html

Served YOUR DAILY TRIPOD - May 10, 2016 http://yourdailytripod.blogspot.com/2016/05/served.html

St. Franca of Piacenza: Cisterican Nun and Foundress CATHOLIC FIRE - April 26, 2016 ... at age seven and entered the Order at age 14. She was elected abbess as a young nun, but was removed from office due to her rigid interpretation of the Rule. Nevertheless, one of the nuns, Sister Carentia, agreed with her discipline. When Carentia entered the Cistercian novitiate at Rapallo, Italy, she convinced her parents to build a Cistercian house at Montelana, Italy. Franca became abbess of the community, to which both she and Franca had entered. The ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/04/st-franca-of-piacenza-cisterican-nun.html

St. Gobnait THE CATHOLIC ILLUSTRATOR’S GUILD - April 20, 2016 St. Gobnait was an Irish abbess of the sixth century. She founded her abbey on a spot revealed to her by the miraculous presence of nine white deer. She is the patron saint of beekeeping; the bees keps by her nuns once saved the abbey by attacking a band of marauders. I included nine white deer, four honeybees and a hive in this drawing. I drew mostly in the style of early medieval Gospel manuscripts from Ireland. I also borrowed some details from Harry Clarke's depictons ...http://smallpax.blogspot.com/2016/04/st-gobnait.html

St. Agnes of Montepulciano: Dominican Mystic and Woman of Miracles CATHOLIC FIRE - April 20, 2016 St. Agnes of Montepulciano April 20 is the feast of St. Agnes of Montepulciano, a Dominican abbess and foundress in medieval Tuscany. Seventy years after Agnes died St. Catherine of Siena made a pilgrimage to the shrine of this famous Dominican foundress. As St. Catherine bowed to kiss Agnes' foot, the saint raised it up toward her so she would not have to bend so far. Catherine may not have been completely surprised, as miracles surrounded Agnes' life. This holy virgin ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/04/st-agnes-of-montepulciano-dominican.html

Mother Angelica's life must be viewed in reference to Jesus, the homilist ... LEARNING TO BE QUICK TO LISTEN - April 7, 2016 ... Alabama. "Her legacy is a legacy of His work in her," Fr. Joseph Mary added. An estimated 2,000 mourners attended Mother Angelica's funeral Mass at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Hanceville, 45 miles north of Birmingham. Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia said the Mass, joined by the Apostolic Nuncio to the United States Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano, as well as Bishop Thomas Olmsted of Phoenix, Bishop Richard Stika of Knoxville, Bishop Robert Baker of Birmingham, and his ...http://listenquickly.blogspot.com/2016/04/mother-angelicas-life-must-be-viewed-in.html

St. Matilda: Queen of Germany CATHOLIC FIRE - March 14, 2016 ... Engern, Westphalia, Germany in 895 to Count Detrich and his wife, Reinhild. Raised by her grandmother, an abbess, she entered into an arranged marriage with King Henry the Fowler of Saxony in 909. Matilda became the mother of: Otto I, Emperor of Germany; Henry, Duke of Bavaria; St. Bruno, Archbishop of Cologne; Gerberga, who married Louis IV of France; Hedwig, the mother of Hugh Capet. As queen, Matilda was humble, holy, charitable, and very generous -- always ready to help ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/03/st-matilda-queen-of-germany.html

St. Erk of Slane THE CATHOLIC HERITAGE ASSOCIATION OF IRELAND - March 7, 2016 ... the tenth century, says: " Hercus, filius Dego, cujus reliquae nunc venerantur in civitate, quae vocatur Slane ." From: The Diocese of Meath, Ancient and Modern , by Rev. A. Cogan, C.C., Published in Dublin, 1862. St. Erk of Slane, pray for ...http://catholicheritage.blogspot.com/2016/03/st-erk-of-slane.html

St. Isabelle of France, Princess: Woman of Charity and Humility CATHOLIC FIRE - February 26, 2016 ... me, O Jesus. From the fear of being humiliated, deliver me, O Jesus. From the fear of being despised, deliver me, O Jesus. From the fear of suffering rebukes, deliver me, O Jesus. From the fear of being calumniated, deliver me, O Jesus. From the fear of being forgotten, deliver me, O Jesus. From the fear of being ridiculed, deliver me, O Jesus. From the fear of being wronged, deliver me, O Jesus. From the fear of being suspected, deliver me, O Jesus. That others may be loved more than I, O ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/02/st-isabelle-of-france-princess-woman-of.html