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Saturday, 8 Feb – Still None the Wiser OXYGEN - February 7, 2014 8 Feb – Memorial of Saint Jerome Emilian and Saint Josephine Bakhita Saint Jerome Emilan Born wealthy, the son of Angelo and Eleanor Mauroceni Emiliani. His father died when Jerome was a teenager, and he ran away from home at age 15. After a dissolute youth, he became a soldier in Venice, Italy in 1506. Commanded the League of Cambrai forces at the fortress of Castelnuovo in the mountains near Treviso, Italy. Captured by Venetian ...http://thecatholicwriter.com/oxygen/2014/02/saturday-8-feb-still-none-the-wiser/

Feast of St. Agatha! ARE WE THERE YET? - February 5, 2014 ... scandalously dressed people -- are everywhere here! But the fight is nothing new. We have four daughters and six sons to teach and protect, and even when we lived in "backwater" country, the topics of modesty and purity were much in our minds. They've had to be, as the world has so often forced it into our lives. Let's be real. Unless you live on a desert island with no wifi, no television signal, and no other people, you'll be subject to temptations against purity. It has to be guarded ...http://arewethereyet-davisfarmmom.blogspot.com/2014/02/feast-of-st-agatha.html

The Feast of St. Agnes ARE WE THERE YET? - January 21, 2014 ... out Charlotte's beautiful coloring page for St. Agnes! St. Agnes is the sweet little saint who reminds us of the importance of purity. She was only twelve years old when she was martyred during the reign of Diocletian (c.350) for having been betrayed as a Christian to the Roman authorities, but also for her steadfast purity. After refusing to offer incense at the altar of Minerva, Diocletian threatened the young girl with various tortures to entice her to relinquish her Faith. ...http://arewethereyet-davisfarmmom.blogspot.com/2010/01/feast-of-st-agnes.html