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Go Nuts 'OD'S BLOG! - June 5, 2017 ... Church, Geel. We hear of Dymphna first in the 13th century. But by then her local cult was said to be well-established. There had already been, the chronicler asserts, a history of miraculous healings of the mad (Wikipedia). She was believed to have actually lived in the seventh century, in Ireland. Devotional image of St. Dymphna I have written of Saint Dymphna before. Here is her story, in brief: In the seventh century, in what is now County Tyrone, Ireland, a small kingdom ...http://odsblog.blogspot.com/2017/06/go-nuts.html

The African Proto-Martyrs of Uganda ABBEY ROADS - June 3, 2017 Blessed Pope Paul VI canonized Charles Lwanga and his companions on June 22,1964. Saint Charles Lwanga and Companions "They left this life in triumph and entered God's eternal city with joy." It is providential that the feast day of a group of martyrs who were put to death for refusing King Mwanga of Uganda homosexual advances is celebrated during what has come to be known as Gay Pride Month. Though many Christians were killed by Mwanga, a group of pages were sentenced to ...http://abbey-roads.blogspot.com/2017/06/the-african-proto-martyrs-of-uganda.html

St Rita - And the Real Reason I Have Loved Her THIS CROSS I EMBRACE - May 22, 2017 Today is the Feast Day of one of my most beloved Saints, a patron of the impossible causes, hopeless cases, difficult marriages, and yes, infertility. It was only brought to my attention that she is a patron for infertility a few years into the journey, when another blogger who had a particular devotion to St Rita told me all about it. She quickly became one of my favorite Saints, and not just for the infertility connection. The difficult marriages. And ...http://thiscrossiembrace.blogspot.com/2017/05/st-rita-and-real-reason-i-have-loved-her.html

St. Rita of Cascia: Patroness of the Impossible JEAN M. HEIMANN - May 22, 2017 The saint of the day for May 22 is St. Rita of Cascia, religious, patroness of impossible, desperate causes and situations. She is also the patron saint of abuse victims, difficult marriages, infertility, parenthood, sterility, and widows. St. Rita was born at Rocca Porena, Italy, in 1386 to Antonio and Amata Lotti, who were quite advanced in years. Rita's birth was an answer to their prayers. The family was well-known for their charity, ...http://www.jeanmheimann.com/2017/05/st-rita-cascia-patroness-impossible/

St. Rita of Cascia, Religious, Patron of the Impossible BIG C CATHOLICS - May 21, 2017 May 22nd, is the optional memorial of Saint Rita of Cascia. Most Catholics are familiar with Saint Jude as the patron saint of hopeless causes. What they might not know, however, is that there is another patron of the impossible, whose very life reflects faith in God despite difficult circumstances. She is St. Rita of Cascia. Born in Italy in 1381, Rita expressed an interest in religious life at a very ...http://www.bigccatholics.com/2017/05/st-rita-of-cascia-religious-patron-of.html

The Holy Family: A Triple Threat PHAT CATHOLIC APOLOGETICS - May 16, 2017 ... Mary Sing of Mary, pure and lowly, Virgin mothjer undefiled. Sing of God's own Son most holy, Who became her little child. Fairest child of fairest mother, God the Lord who came to earth; Word made flesh, our very brother, Takes our nature by His birth. Sing of Mary, pure and spotless, Born to bear the Holy Child; Blest was she, to do God's bidding, Blessed, gentle, meek and mild. Blessed, too, was good Saint Joseph, Foster father to the Lord; Let us praise God's Holy Family ...http://phatcatholic.blogspot.com/2016/12/the-holy-family-triple-threat.html

A Fourteenth Century Woman, a Saint or Our Own Times! A CONCORD PASTOR COMMENTS - April 29, 2017 Icon by Robert Lenz Today is the feast of Saint Catherine of Siena, the 24th child of a prosperous Sienese wool dyer. From childhood she felt called to a life dedicated completely to spiritual pursuits and resisted all efforts to push her towards marriage. She became a habited Dominican tertiary when she was 16 years old, and after three years of solitary prayer, took up a life of apostolic work. She worked at first as a nurse among the sick of Siena. ...http://concordpastor.blogspot.com/2017/04/a-fourteenth-century-woman-saint-or-our.html

Saint Catherine of Siena, Virgin and Doctor of the Church CATHOLIC HOTDISH - April 28, 2017 ... refused, cut off her long hair, and reserved herself completely for Jesus. In an effort to seek greater spiritual perfection, she then joined the Third Order of St. Dominic, a lay religious association. She wore a Dominican habit but continued to live at home. At age nineteen, Catherine had another profound mystical experience. Both Jesus and his mother Mary appeared to her, and during this encounter she entered a spiritual marriage in which she became the bride of Christ and ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/CatholicHotdish/~3/CZUSovAo9-k/

St. Catherine of Siena, Virgin and Doctor of the Church BIG C CATHOLICS - April 28, 2017 April 29th, is the memorial of Saint Catherine of Siena (1347 – 1380), the 14th century virgin, visionary and Doctor of the Church. Catherine di Benincasa was born the twenty-fifth child of Giacomo and Lapa di Benincasa in Siena, Italy. At the age of 6, she began to experience mystical visions including seeing angels. She consecrated her virginity to Christ when she was just 7 years old. Catherine defied her family's plans to give her away in marriage ...http://www.bigccatholics.com/2017/04/st-catherine-of-siena-virgin-and-doctor.html

St Gemma Galgani COMMUNIO - April 11, 2017 For years I have been intrigued by today's saint, Gemma Galgani. Several of my friends have a devotion to Galgani, yet she has basically remained a name for me until now. It is an interesting event that her feast day this is not on Holy Saturday as when she died, but it is during the week we call great and holy. One striking thing is that St. Gemma was not a professed member of the Passionist Order yet she intimately linked to its spiritual patrimony. A biographer writes, ...http://communio.stblogs.org/index.php/2017/04/st-gemma-galgani/

Feast of Saint Joseph - March 19th CLERICAL WHISPERS - March 18, 2017 The Feast of St. Joseph honours the foster-father of Jesus, St. Joseph. He is the patron saint of fathers, families, workers, and the Church. His main feast falls on March 19. The feast of St. Joseph the Worker falls on May 1. Prayers: Feast of Saint Joseph Prayers Saint Joseph is a relatively minor figure in the New Testament. We do know a few things about him from the canonical gospels. He was probably a relatively old ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/03/feast-of-saint-joseph-march-19th.html

HOLY SEE : Unlike Previous Popes, Francis Is in No Rush to Visit His Homeland CLERICAL WHISPERS - March 14, 2017 http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/03/holy-see-unlike-previous-popes-francis.html

Invincible Centurion JOURNAL - March 10, 2017 ... into our marriage. Yet for the next three decades, he has exemplified what Camus declared: "In the depths of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer." Daddy, center, with twin older siblings Vivian (Don) and Valeska I have written often of my dad, a briliant handyman and sort of patron saint of the Crazy Stable, which he never saw. He was born to a pianist and an artist on Manhattan's Upper West Side on this day ...http://crazystable.squarespace.com/journal/2017/3/10/invincible-centurion.html

Statement on Dispensations From Abstinence From Meat Granted by Bishops for St. Patrick's Day CATHOLIC TRADITIONAL LOOKING FOR WIFE - March 6, 2017 Since March 17th, the Feast of Saint Patrick, falls on a Friday this year, many bishops (including Boston's Cardinal O'Malley) have dispensed the requirement to abstain from meat that day to eat corned beef and cabbage. I totally disagree, and hereby republish previous-years' posts on St. Patrick: 2016: Please sign petition to stop dishonoring St. Patrick! Please [sign this petition] sponsored by Mass Resistance and the Catholic Action League of Massachusetts to the ...http://catholiclookforwife.blogspot.com/2017/03/statement-on-dispensations-from.html

Saint Casimir of Poland, "The Peace-Maker" BIG C CATHOLICS - March 3, 2017 March 4th, is the optional memorial of Saint Casimir (1458 – 1484). This patron saint of Poland, Lithuania, and Russia made his mark on the hearts of his people even during his teenage years. Though born into high nobility in 1458, Saint Casimir, third child and second son of the King of Poland, never sought worldly honors or wealth. In fact, he is often depicted in iconography as having three hands, which is meant ...http://www.bigccatholics.com/2017/03/saint-casimir-of-poland-peace-maker.html

Parishes Aren't Talking About the Epidemic of Domestic Abuse CLERICAL WHISPERS - February 23, 2017 ... "subsequent outrage" after that and other incidents like it "helps create more awareness about the problem." Then "people feel a little bit more comfortable and required to speak out about this and do something about it," Fr. Chuck explained. "The publicity about negative events or harmful events is quite helpful in raising awareness." "We're really behind on this," he said of the Church's efforts to combat the problem, while noting at the same time that "we're making progress." There will be ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/02/parishes-arent-talking-about-epidemic.html