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St. Romuald, Abbot and Founder JEAN M. HEIMANN - June 19, 2017 ... Camaldolese Benedictines –one of the Italian branches of the Benedictines. He was born around 950 in Ravenna, Italy of a noble family and died on June 19, 1027 in Val-di-Castro, Italy. Horrified, after his father killed a relative in a duel, at which he was forced to be present, Romuald retired to the Benedictine monastery of St. Apollinare , near Ravenna, where he became abbot from 996 to 999. For almost thirty years he traveled about ...http://www.jeanmheimann.com/2017/06/st-romuald-abbot-founder/

St. Romuald, Abbot, Founder of the Camaldolese Order BIG C CATHOLICS - June 18, 2017 ... father's sin, Romuald would remain for three years and became a Benedictine monk. The future saint soon developed a reputation for extreme holiness, which made his fellow monks uncomfortable. He was eased out of Sant'Apollinare and spent the next 30 years wandering in Italy, founding hermitages and monasteries wherever he went. In every place, he sought a life of severe penance and continual prayer. At one point, Romuald greatly desired to be a martyr for the ...http://www.bigccatholics.com/2017/06/st-romuald-abbot-founder-of-camaldolese.html

Itala Mela Beatified COMMUNIO - June 17, 2017 On Saturday, June 10th, Itala Mela (1904-57) was beatified in La Spezia, Italy, her home town. Cardinal Angelo Amato, the prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, offered Mass and declared Mela a Blessed of the Church in the presence of 3000 people. The liturgical memorial of Blessed Itala Mela will be April 28, the day prior to her anniversary of death so not to conflict the feast of St. Catherine of Siena, one of the patron saints of Italy. ...http://communio.stblogs.org/index.php/2017/06/itala-mela-beatified/

Russian Catholics Feel Abandoned by Pope BYZANTINE, TEXAS - June 9, 2017 ... for their own bishop and resources for training their own clergy. Church leaders say the pope has ignored their appeals as he pursues closer ties with the Russian Orthodox Church, which is dominant in the country. "The survival of the Russian Catholic Church is what's at stake," said the Rev. Lawrence Cross, a Russian Catholic priest based near Melbourne, Australia. "One of the essential things we need for our survival, like any church or any family, is a father." Archbishop ...http://byztex.blogspot.com/2017/06/russian-catholics-feel-abandoned-by-pope.html

The Curious Tale of Florentius and the Bear ~ Early 6th Century Italy GLORIA ROMANORUM - June 7, 2017 ... Having ended his devotions, [Florentius] went forth, where he found a bear standing before the door, which by the bowing down of his head to the ground, and shewing in the gesture of his body no sign or cruelty, gave the man of God to understand that he was come thither to do him service, and himself likewise did forthwith perceive it. And because he had in the house four or five sheep which had no keeper, he commanded the bear to take charge of them, saying: "Go and lead these sheep to the ...http://gloriaromanorum.blogspot.com/2017/06/the-curious-tale-of-florentius-and-bear.html

Pope Francis: Jesus Intercedes for Us – Every Day, Every Moment EWTN NEWS - WORLD CATHOLIC NEWS - May 27, 2017 Genoa, Italy, May 27, 2017 / 10:54 am ( EWTN News/CNA ).- Pope Francis celebrated Mass for the feast of the Ascension in Genoa Saturday, telling faithful that Jesus never leaves us alone and is constantly praying and interceding for us to the Father.http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/EwtnNews-World/~3/RtBbyAGoL3g/new.php

St. Bernardine of Siena ATONEMENTONLINE - May 19, 2017 In the year 1400, there was a terrible plague going throughout what we now know as Italy. In the city of Siena, dozens of people were dying each day, and many of those who were dying were the very ones who were caring for the sick. It was a terrible situation – more and more people getting sick, but fewer and fewer people to care for them. It was then that a young man came to the door of the largest hospital in Siena. He had not come because he was sick, but because ...http://atonementparish.blogspot.com/2017/05/st-bernardine-of-siena.html

Pope Saint John I ~ a Political Martyr of the 6th Century AD GLORIA ROMANORUM - May 18, 2017 ... so at the behest of Theodoric, the Arian Gothic king of Italy. Theodoric enjoined Pope John to act as an advocate for the Arians at the court of the Roman emperor, Justin I, threatening to begin a persecution of orthodox Catholics in Italy should the Holy Father refuse to accept this mission. Of course, Pope John could not defend Arianism, save to ask Justin to act with more leniency toward the Arians within the Eastern Roman Empire. On his ...http://gloriaromanorum.blogspot.com/2017/05/pope-saint-john-i-political-martyr-of.html

Pope St. John I, Defender of the Faith and Martyr BIG C CATHOLICS - May 17, 2017 ... ends. This placed Pope John in an untenable position. Despite the Pope's orthodoxy, the Arian King Theodoric expected him to intercede with Emperor Justin on behalf of the heretics. John's refusal to do so would eventually lead to his holy martyrdom. _________________________________________________ The Heroic Papacy and Martyrdom of St. John I (470 – 526) This Tuscan was destined to be glorified not only during his lifetime but after his death as well. Although peace with the East had ...http://www.bigccatholics.com/2017/05/pope-st-john-i-defender-of-faith-and.html

St. John I, Pope and Martyr ATONEMENTONLINE - May 17, 2017 ... failing his mission by not securing all of the demands put to Justin. The king then ordered John to remain in Ravenna at his disposal. John was imprisoned when he reached Ravenna because the emperor suspected a conspiracy against his throne. Shortly after his imprisonment, John died, and because of the cruel treatment he had received, he is counted as a martyr for the faith. O Everlasting Shepherd, mercifully look upon thy flock: and through blessed John, thy Martyr and Supreme Pontiff, whom ...http://atonementparish.blogspot.com/2017/05/st-john-i-pope-and-martyr.html

Saint Rose Venerini, Educator and Foundress BIG C CATHOLICS - May 6, 2017 ... sodality with some of the women in her neighborhood and, when she discovered that they were also in need of religious instruction, she began to teach them as well. It was a Jesuit priest who convinced her that her true vocation was in the world, not a convent, and that she was to be a teacher and an organizer of schools in Italy. Though she sometimes met with violent opposition, she continued this work undeterred until her death in 1728. Saint Rose Venerini was canonized on ...http://www.bigccatholics.com/2017/05/saint-rose-venerini-educator-and.html

Siena Is a City in Italy ... Sienna Is a Pigment - It's Also a Minivan. ABBEY ROADS - April 30, 2017 St. Catherine of SIENA St. Catherine Benincassa is a canonized laywoman from S-I-E-N-A, Italy. Bonus - something she said: Even if [the Pope an incarnate devil], we ought not to raise up our heads against him, but calmly lie down to rest on his bosom... He who rebels against our Father is condemned to death, for that which we do to him we do to Christ: we honor Christ if we honor the Pope; we dishonor Christ if we dishonor the Pope. - St. Catherine of Siena ...http://abbey-roads.blogspot.com/2017/04/siena-is-city-in-italy-sienna-is.html

St. Catherine of Siena, Dominican Doctor JEAN M. HEIMANN - April 29, 2017 ... She routinely cared for the sick in hospitals and visited those in prisons. Even the most hardened criminals embraced the faith when she visited them. She read the thoughts and knew the temptations of her companions, even at long distances. She saw people's secret sins and confronted these people, urging them to repent. She touched hearts so effectively that the Friars Preachers had to assign three priests to handle the confessions of her penitents. As time went on, her influence reached out ...http://www.jeanmheimann.com/2017/04/st-catherine-siena-dominican-doctor/

St. Catherine of Siena ATONEMENTONLINE - April 29, 2017 St. Catherine was born in Siena in the year 1347, and she was the last of 25 children born to her parents. Her father was a wealthy man in the business of dying wool. From her earliest life, Catherine was a different kind of child, spiritually sensitive, and being part of such a large family, she liked to find times when she could be alone with God. It was at the age of six that she had some sort of vision near the Church of San Domenico in Siena. From that moment onward, ...http://atonementparish.blogspot.com/2017/04/st-catherine-of-siena.html

A Fourteenth Century Woman, a Saint or Our Own Times! A CONCORD PASTOR COMMENTS - April 29, 2017 ... bride. She would sometimes begin her prayers, "O Divine Madman!" She wrote of God as pazzo d'amore , ebro d'amore " - crazed with love, drunk with love for us. The last years of her life were devoted to trying to re-establish peace in the Roman church. Several weeks before her death as she was praying before a mosaic in the original St. Peter's Basilica, she saw Peter's fishing boat leave the mosaic and land on her shoulder. In the icon above she is shown with a mighty ship on her shoulder, a ...http://concordpastor.blogspot.com/2017/04/a-fourteenth-century-woman-saint-or-our.html

How Our Lady Protects Her Images ... ABBEY ROADS - April 25, 2017 ... upon a very thin piece of unsupported plaster, and floated in a small niche of the church. Later it was revealed the image had been transported by angels from Scutari, Albania, because the region was coming under Islamic control. "One day during the siege of Shkodra (Scutari) two escaping Albanians stopped at the Church to pray to Zoja e Bekueme (Our Lady of Good Counsel) for their safe journey. While praying fervently, they suddenly noticed the painting moving away from the wall.... The two ...http://abbey-roads.blogspot.com/2017/04/our-lady-protects-her-images.html

Diversity Is Just Another Word for Uniformity... ADRIENNE'S CORNER - April 23, 2017 ... would have served. All over this country there are festivals celebrating different cultures. Who doesn't love a German fest replete with beer gardens and German sausage? But one thing remains the same. When the festival is over the descendants of all these different European and Asian immigrants are still American. They still hold American values, the culture of the part of the United States where they reside, and they fly the flag of United States of America on the front of their homes. That ...http://adriennescatholiccorner.blogspot.com/2017/04/diversity-is-just-another-word-for.html

St Gemma Galgani COMMUNIO - April 11, 2017 ... Gemma to help care for her younger siblings. She rejected two marriage proposals and became a housekeeper while trying to enter the religious life as a Passionist. She was rejected due to her poor heath, and later became a Tertiary member of the Order. Gemma developed spinal meningitis but was miraculously healed, which she attributed to the Sacred Heart of Jesus through the intercession of St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows and St. Margaret Mary Alacoque. Throughout her life she united ...http://communio.stblogs.org/index.php/2017/04/st-gemma-galgani/

Machiavelli and the Borgias TEA AT TRIANON - April 9, 2017 ... captivate Machiavelli, the master of expediency. It's material that, in the hands of a gifted storyteller like Dunant, will captivate readers. ( Read more. ...http://teaattrianon.blogspot.com/2017/04/machiavelli-and-borgias.html

Passion (Palm) Sunday: Holy Week Begins Καθολικός διάκονος - April 9, 2017 ... explain in words the emotion that swept over me as I read out loud, "Flinging the money into the temple, he departed and went off and hanged himself." Only a deep breath, taken at the wrong moment, saved my voice from cracking. Faces of people I know and love who have either taken their own lives, or have made serious attempts to do so, came before my mind's eye. I guess if I had to put it into words those words would be sorrowful grief . Given the fact that most of us Christians have betrayed ...http://scottdodge.blogspot.com/2017/04/passion-palm-sunday-holy-week-begins.html

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