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Blessed Osanna of Mantua: Mystic and Stigmatist CATHOLIC FIRE - June 18, 2015 ... food at all. Her reputation for sanctity spread because of her works of charity and her constant prayer, which sometimes caused her to fall into ecstasy at Mass. Consequently, people begin to visit her for spiritual counsel and report that she sometimes proved a true prophet about their affairs. Osanna assisted the poor and the sick, served as spiritual director to many, and spent much of her family's considerable fortune to help the unfortunate. Osanna died in 1505 and was ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2015/06/blessed-osanna-of-mantua-mystic-and.html
Chartres Meditation 5: St Louis and St Catherine of Siena COUNTERCULTURAL FATHER - May 31, 2015 ... received in her body the stigmata: the marks of her Master. Both of them raised the teaching of the Church, and their love of that teaching, to the highest level. If we consider St Louis first, we find that history speaks for him: in 1237 Baldwin II, the last Latin Emperor of Constantinople, was welcomed to France by the king. During his stay in the kingdom, he learned that the Latin barons of Constantinople planned to sell the most precious of all relics, the Crown of Thorns, ...http://ccfather.blogspot.com/2015/05/chartres-meditation-5-st-louis-and-st.html
Blogging Around: The "Finding Religion in Unexpected Places" Edition HAPPY CATHOLIC* - May 29, 2015 ... up uncovering a fascinating interview. What I learnt from 46 consecutive days in church Adrian Chiles went to a different church for daily Mass every day of Lent. He saw it as a penance, and to be fair I would too, but it turned out to be a blessing. (As we'd all hope.) To be fair, church is not an "unexpected place" to find religion. However, the BBC is an unexpected place to find this interesting and heartfelt report about daily Mass that changed one man's life. From day one, Ash Wednesday, ...http://happycatholic.blogspot.com/2015/05/blogging-around-finding-religion-in.html
A Padre Pio Miracle DA MIHI ANIMAS - May 12, 2015 http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2015/05/a-padre-pio-miracle.html
Saint of the Day: Catherine of Siena DA MIHI ANIMAS - April 29, 2015 ... having mystical experiences when she was only 6, seeing guardian angels as clearly as the people they protected. She became a Dominican tertiary when she was 16, and continued to have visions of Christ, Mary, and the saints. St. Catherine was one of the most brilliant theological minds of her day, although she never had any formal education. She persuaded the Pope to go back to Rome from Avignon, in 1377, and when she died she was endeavoring to heal the Great Western Schism. ...http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2015/04/saint-of-day-catherine-of-siena.html
St. Catherine of Siena ATONEMENTONLINE - April 28, 2015 ... St. Francis of Assisi, St Catherine of Siena was proclaimed to be patron saint of Italy. Just 45 years ago Pope Paul VI conferred on her the title of Doctor of the Universal Church, and in 1999 she was proclaimed co-patron saint of Europe by St. John Paul II. Everlasting God, who didst so kindle the flame of holy love in the heart of St. Catherine of Siena, as she meditated on the passion of thy Son our Savior, that she devoted her life to the poor and the sick, and to the peace and unity of ...http://atonementparish.blogspot.com/2015/04/st-catherine-of-siena.html
A Dinner for the Feast of St. Gemma Galgani CATHOLIC CUISINE - April 8, 2015 ... www.stgemmagalgani.com . This website even has a great little comic about St. Gemma for kids, which I've linked to directly here . I also found that she would be a great intercessor for my husband in more ways than one. Not only is she patron of people with back pain and people with frequent migraines, both of which my husband struggles with, but she is also the patron of pharmacy and my husband is almost complete with his pharmacy tech certification! What a ...http://catholiccuisine.blogspot.com/2015/04/a-dinner-for-feast-of-st-gemma-galgani.html