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Memorial of Saint Monica BIG C CATHOLICS - August 26, 2016 Death of Saint Monica , scene from Life of Saint Augustine, Ottaviano Nelli, 1420-1425. August 27th, is the Memorial of Saint Monica, (333-387) the mother of Saint Augustine. Augustine's life of sin and embrace of worldly pleasures is well known. In turning her son's heart to God, Monica's fervent prayers won for the Church a revered scholar and saint. She exemplifies those women in ancient Christianity ...http://www.bigccatholics.com/2016/08/memorial-of-saint-monica.html

Cardinal Burke Insists He Is Serving Francis, Not Opposing Him SANCTE PATER - August 23, 2016 ... that again most recently in a book-length interview in which he hits many of the themes that have drawn attention in the past: critiquing "radical feminism" and homosexuality ("a wounding of nature," he calls it) as well as the "secularization" and moral relativism that he says have infected society and the Catholic Church. The reforms that followed the Second Vatican Council of the 1960s are also a recurrent target, as he again champions a return to the old Latin Mass and voices nostalgia for ...http://www.sanctepater.com/2016/08/cardinal-burke-insists-he-is-serving.html

Revisiting the Hiding Place THE CLOISTERED HEART - August 17, 2016 ... his way to be fed to lions. "Leave me to the beasts," he wrote, "that through them I may be accounted worthy of God. I am the wheat of God, and by the teeth of the beasts I shall be ground, so that I may be found the pure bread of God. Greatly provoke the wild beasts so that they may be my grave and leave nothing of my body, so that I won't be a burden on anyone. Then I will truly be a disciple of Jesus Christ." What grace! The same grace that was given to St. Stephen as he was being stoned. ...http://www.thecloisteredheart.org/2016/08/revisiting-hiding-place.html

Memorial of St. Maximilian Mary Kolbe, Priest and Martyr HAPPY CATHOLIC* - August 14, 2016 ... and radio techniques. He planned to begin a motion picture studio. And then he was imprisoned in 1941 by the Nazis. He was known for walking among the bunks at night, quietly saying, "I am a Catholic priest. Can I do anything for you?" When a prisoner escaped, Franciszek Gajowniczek was one of the ten men chosen for death in retaliation. He sobbed, "My poor wife! My poor children! What will they do? Maximilian Kolbe stepped forward before the commandant and said, "I am a Catholic priest. Let ...http://happycatholic.blogspot.com/2016/08/memorial-of-st-maximilian-mary-kolbe.html

Is This Your Last Day? (Sunday Homily) BONFIRE OF THE VANITIES - August 7, 2016 http://frmartinfox.blogspot.com/2016/08/is-this-your-last-day-sunday-homily.html

The Saints of August CRISIS MAGAZINE - August 2, 2016 ... of confessors. Need we a better reminder? Get to confession. On August 6, we celebrate an event, the feast of the Transfiguration, when Our Lord's glory was revealed to Sts. Peter, James, and John—the three who would see him a short time later, praying in agony in Gethsemane. They would each need the virtue of hope they would have received seeing Our Lord transfigured on Mt. Tabor. We remember St. Dominic on August 8, a Spanish friar who flourished in the twelfth and ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/CrisisMagazine/~3/8E68B_wIzfc/the-saints-of-august

A Prayer Petition, Please  - July 23, 2016 ... mountain to witness the Transfiguration, May this experience be an encounter that strengthens us for our work in the world. Through the intercession of Mary, the Immaculate Conception, patroness of our nation, May we be worthy witnesses of our faith, humble representatives of our country, and inspired missionaries bringing peace, hope, and mercy into our communities. Amen. Saint James the Apostle , patron of pilgrim travelers, pray for us. ...http://mydailymusing.com/index.php?/archives/2668-A-Prayer-Petition,-Please.html

A Soldier Surrenders: The Conversion of Saint Camillus De Lellis {Book Review & Giveaway} SHOWER OF ROSES - July 18, 2016 ... Conversion of Saint Camillus de Lellis . Yesterday afternoon I pulled my son's copy of A Soldier Surrenders (we actually own the out of print 2007 edition published by Ignatius Press ) off his bookshelf to skim through before posting the giveaway. Here is an excerpt from the introduction written by the author's husband Jeff Peek which caught my eye: "If you, while skimming these words, are casually standing in your local bookstore browsing for a good book to read, but you feel ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/blogspot/eojD/~3/77oisaZ4ffk/saint-camillus.html

Novena to St. Anne Begins CATHOLIC FIRE - July 18, 2016 Saint Anne's feast day is on July 26th, so the St. Anne Novena is traditionally started on July 17th; however, you can pray it anytime. St. Anne (Hebrew, Hannah, grace; also spelled Ann, Anne, Anna) is the mother of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the grandmother of Jesus, and the wife of Joachim. She is mentioned in the Apocrypha, chiefly the Protoevangelium of James, which dates back to the second century. Devotion to St. Anne dates back to the sixth century in the Church ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/07/novena-to-st-anne-begins.html

4+ Sensory-Smart Ways to Learn About St. Maximilian Kolbe TRAINING HAPPY HEARTS - July 3, 2016 I learned this week that a church not too far from us will be hosting the Pilgrimage of the Relic of St. Maximilian M. Kolbe this coming week, so I hope re-arrange our schedule in order to bring my children to either a prayer service, Mass, or veneration at the hosting church. Whether we are able to work such a visit into our schedule or not, I plan to focus this week's faith-learning time on St. Maximilian Kolbe, whose feast day is coming up on August 14. I've come up ...http://traininghappyhearts.blogspot.com/2016/07/sensory-smart-saint-maximilian-kolbe.html

St. Joseph Cafasso: Apostle of Hope CATHOLIC FIRE - June 23, 2016 Today, June 23, we honor St. Joseph Cafasso, an Italian priest who was a social reformer in Turin during the 19th century. He is the patron of prison chaplains, spiritual directors, and prisoners. He is known as the "Priest of the Gallows". He was born on January 15, 1811 in northern Italy, about twenty miles from Turin. Joseph Cafasso was the third of four children. His parents, who were known for their charity to the poor, were small farmers who had to supplement their ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/06/st-joseph-cafasso-apostle-of-hope.html

Saint Rita: Hope for the Impossible! CATHOLIC LIGHT - RADICAL FAITH & TRUST - June 20, 2016 Saint Rita: Hope for the Impossible! : Known as the patron saint of the impossible and model of maidens, wives, mothers, widows and nuns, St. Rita of Cascia is a canonized intercessor for challenging marriages, difficult children, feuding relatives, spiritual mothers and multiple vocations. Rita was born in 1381in the ancient city of Cascia, about seventy-five miles from Rome, in the southeastern …http://tsahaylu.blogspot.com/2016/06/saint-rita-hope-for-impossible.html

7 QT: Answered Prayer, First Blessings, Saints, and Cats CATHOLIC FIRE - June 17, 2016 ... will leave you with this cute cat video: Have a wonderful weekend and Happy Father's Day to all dads! :) Jean For more Quick Takes, please visit Kelly at This Ain't the ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/06/7-qt-answered-prayer-first-blessings.html

St. Germaine Cousin: Patron of People With Disabilities and Victims of Abuse CATHOLIC FIRE - June 15, 2016 http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/06/st-germaine-cousin-patron-of-people.html

Freedom!!... Sort Of. JOURNEY OF A CATHOLIC NERD WRITER - June 15, 2016 http://catholicnerdwriter.blogspot.com/2016/06/freedom-sort-of.html

St. Ephrem: Doctor of the Church, "Harp of the Holy Spirit" CATHOLIC FIRE - June 8, 2016 http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/06/st-ephrem-doctor-of-church-harp-of-holy.html

Priesthood in the Real Presence and the Present Absence THESE STONE WALLS - June 1, 2016 A new Manual for Eucharistic Adoration from the Poor Clares and Saint Benedict Press has found a captive audience in Fr Gordon MacRae as he marks 34 years of priesthood. "You have GOT to be joking!" That was my first reaction. In early April this year, I was summoned to a prison office to sign for "personal property." I had no idea what it could be. I hadn't ordered anything recently from the place where we in prison must purchase shoes, clothing, toiletries. So it had to be ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheseStoneWalls/~3/lXsMAXNdUL0/

Build Yourself Up YOUR DAILY TRIPOD - May 27, 2016 ... used, and so became eager to assist any who asked him, to the point of intervening in the direst of circumstances. The Church also wanted to encourage veneration of this "forgotten" disciple. Therefore, the Church maintained that St. Jude would intervene in any lost cause to prove his saintliness and zeal for Christ, and thus St. Jude became the patron of lost causes. Action One of the nation's foremost children's hospitals is named for St. Jude – not its founder the ...http://yourdailytripod.blogspot.com/2016/05/build-yourself-up.html

Franciscan Penitent St. Margaret of Cortona ABBEY ROADS - May 16, 2016 ... away. The temptation to depend upon her own wits, to return to her old life became overwhelming. Her conversion, so unstable at first, demonstrates for us that our misfortunes are not immediately recognized for what they are - a call from God. Instead, in our panic, fear of the unknown can compromise our choices, making us all the more vulnerable to concupiscence as a means of survival. Margaret's conversion was painful and a difficult struggle. She was tested and mistrusted by the friars who ...http://abbey-roads.blogspot.com/2016/05/franciscan-penitent-st-margaret-of.html

Christ Ascends Into Heaven and Sends the Promised Gift of the Spirit VERITATEM FACIENTES IN CARITATE. PROCLAIMING THE TRUTH IN LO - May 16, 2016 ... a Sunday celebration in the table of feasts. However, because of the scriptural basis of the Ascension taking place 40 days after the Resurrection, transferring "Ascension Thursday" to the following Sunday makes no sense. The uniqueness of the Ascension demands a unique celebration. Accommodating convenience is a poor reason for making decisions about Church practice. A better reason is facilitating a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ. Taking time out of our routine to honor significant ...http://proclaimthetruthinlove.blogspot.com/2016/05/christ-ascends-into-heaven-and-sends.html

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