Sort by: Date | Relevance | Both - 0.011 sec
1-20 of 129 Search Results for saint born on may  

→ TIP: To search for an exact phrase, put quotes around it. For example, "saint born on may".

How Saint Philip Neri Anticipated Pope Francis by 500 Years BATTLE BEADS BLOG - May 26, 2016 ... Rome and his Oratorians seem perfectly suited to today's Franciscan task For most Catholics, the narrative about Saint Philip Neri is a bit vague; he seems less well-known than the other vibrant reformer saints of the sixteenth century. "Philip Neri?" People will say, "Oh, yeah, he was the cheerful saint, loved to laugh," and usually that's all they know. It's true that Philip was cheerful. Saint Teresa of Avila — born, ...http://battlebeads.blogspot.com/2016/05/how-saint-philip-neri-anticipated-pope.html

May 26th: Memorial of Saint Philip Neri, Priest BIG C CATHOLICS - May 25, 2016 Born: July 22, 1515 in Florence, Italy Died: May 26, 1595 in Rome Beatified: 1615 by Pope Paul V Canonized: 1622 by Pope Gregory XV Patron: Rome; United States Army Special Forces. Symbols: Rosary; lily; angel holding a book. Also known as: Philip Romolo Neri; Apostle of Rome; Amabile Santo, the Apostle of Joy The Life of St. Philip Neri Though he was related to Italian nobility, Philiphttp://www.bigccatholics.com/2016/05/may-26th-memorial-of-saint-philip-neri.html

St. Bede the Venerable: Father of English History DA MIHI ANIMAS - May 25, 2016 ... of this area but yet, became one of the most learned men of Europe. The scholarship and culture of Italy had been brought to Britain where it was transported to Jarrow. Here it was combined with the simpler traditions, devotions and evangelism of the Celtic church. In this setting Bede learned the love of scholarship, personal devotion and discipline . He mastered Latin, Greek and Hebrew and had a good knowledge of the classical scholars and early church fathers. Bede's writings cover a broad ...http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2016/05/st-bede-venerable-father-of-english.html

May 25th: Optional Memorial of Saint Bede BIG C CATHOLICS - May 24, 2016 Saint Bede was born in Wearmouth-Jarrow, England in 735 AD. He was sent to St. Peter and St. Paul Benedictine monastery when he was three and educated by Abbots Benedict Biscop and Ceolfrid. He became a monk, was ordained at thirty, and except for a few brief visits elsewhere, spent his entire life at the monastery, devoting himself to the study of Scripture and to teaching and writing. Bedehttp://www.bigccatholics.com/2016/05/may-25th-optional-memorial-of-saint-bede.html

A Light Through the Centuries: St. Clare of Assisi CATHOLIC LIGHT - RADICAL FAITH & TRUST - May 24, 2016 A Light Through the Centuries: St. Clare of Assisi : St. Clare of Assisi Clare was born in Assisi, Italy in about 1194 into a family of knights and nobles. At the age of eighteen, Clare became the first female follower of Saint Francis when she left her home on Palm Sunday night in 1212 in order to be consecrated as the handmaid …http://tsahaylu.blogspot.com/2016/05/a-light-through-centuries-st-clare-of.html

St. Bede the Venerable ATONEMENTONLINE - May 24, 2016 ... council ordered them to be read publicly in the churches. Bede was born near St. Peter and St. Paul monastery at Jarrow, England, and at an early age he was entrusted to the care of the abbot of the monastery. It was happy combination of Bede's genius and the instruction he received from scholarly, saintly monks which produced a saint and an extraordinary scholar, perhaps the most outstanding one of his day. He became very learned in all the sciences of his ...http://atonementparish.blogspot.com/2016/05/st-bede-venerable.html

Saint of the Day: Rita of Cascia DA MIHI ANIMAS - May 22, 2016 ... St. Rita of Cascia; a patroness of hopeless causes! The following comes from Catholic Online: Augustinian nun, also called Margarita. She was born in Roccaporena, near Spoleto, Italy, in 1381, and expressed from an early age the desire to become a nun. Her elderly parents insisted that she be married at the age of twelve to a man described in accounts of her life as cruel and harsh. She spent eighteen extremely unhappy years, had two sons, and was finally widowed when her ...http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2016/05/saint-of-day-rita-of-cascia.html

May 20 - Homily for Today FATHER BILL DINGA'S BLOG - May 20, 2016 + Bernardine of Siena was a Friar Minor who was born in Massa de Carrara, Italy in 1380, and died of natural causes in Aquila, Italy in 1444. He was a priest, itinerant preacher, and theological writer. His preaching skills were so great, and the conversions so numerous that he has become associated with all areas of speaking, advertising and public relations. He was a renowned peacemaker, in the Franciscan tradition, who tried to calm feuding clans and factions in ...http://fatherbill1975.blogspot.com/2016/05/may-20-homily-for-today.html

In Honor of the 96th Anniversary of Saint John Paul the Great's Birth – A Retrospective BIG C CATHOLICS - May 18, 2016 Saint Pope John Paul the Great Karol Józef Wojtyła was born 96 years ago, on May 18, 1920, in Wadowice, Poland, the youngest of three children, to Karol Wojtyla and Emilia Wojtyla, (née Kaczorowska). The future pope's father was a non-commissioned officer of the Imperial Royal Army and a Polish Army captain. His mother had a premonition about her youngest child saying, "Karol is destined tohttp://www.bigccatholics.com/2016/05/in-honor-of-96th-anniversary-of-saint.html

Philadelphia Area School to Hold Assembly for the Cause of Sainthood for Quadriplegic Priest CREATIVE MINORITY REPORT - May 18, 2016 ... a novice in the Augustinians in 1965, Father Atkinson broke his spine in a tobogganing accident, which caused him to spend the rest of his adult life as a quadriplegic. In 1974, after continuing his studies and receiving special permission from Pope Paul VI, he became the first quadriplegic ordained to the Roman Catholic Priesthood. He spent 30 years teaching at his alma mater, Monsignor Bonner. In 2006, he died at the age of 60. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops endorsed his ...http://www.creativeminorityreport.com/2016/05/philadelphia-area-school-to-hold.html

Top Ten Longest Featured Wikipedia Articles Includes One on a Pope. THE CURT JESTER - May 15, 2016 ... buried on Feast Day of Our Lady of Fátima, 13 October 1958. While this article did address various controversies from critics, this was done in a balanced way and the counter-view to the critics was aptly presented. The book "Hitler's Pope" was mentioned, but was not given much credence in the larger context. Plus there is mention of Josef Müller of the German resistance who Venerable Pope Pius XII worked with extensively in moving against Hitler. The excellent and fascinating book ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/splendoroftruth/lNZE/~3/6zsxZDJvntY/

Saint of the Day: Mary Domenica Mazzarello DA MIHI ANIMAS - May 13, 2016 Maria Domenica was born on 9th May 1837 at Mornese in the Alessandria region of Italy. In her family she received a grounding in solid piety, hard work and a remarkable common sense and judgement which stood her in good stead when she became a Religious Superior. At the age of fifteen she enrolled in the Association of Daughters of Mary Immaculate and started to take part in apostolic work for the girls of the area. A serious bout of typhoid contracted when ...http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2016/05/saint-of-day-mary-domenica-mazzarello.html

Saints Nereus, Achilleus, and Pancras, Martyrs CATHOLIC FIRE - May 12, 2016 May 12 marks the feast of Saints Nereus, Achilleus, and Pancras, martyrs. Each was martyred for his faith in Christ, in the same year during the persecution of Christians under the order of Emperor Diocletian. Nereus and Achilleus were soldiers in the Praetorian Guard, who became Christians--baptized by Saint Peter, it is said--and decided that they must give up fighting. They escaped from the guard, but were discovered and sent into exile first to the ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/05/saints-nereus-achilleus-and-pancras.html

Saint of the Day: Epiphanius of Salamis DA MIHI ANIMAS - May 12, 2016 The following comes from the CNA: On May 12 the Catholic Church honors Saint Epiphanius of Salamis, an early monk, bishop and Church Father known for his extensive learning and defense of Catholic teachings in the fourth century. During a 2007 visit with the Orthodox Archbishop of Cyprus, Pope Benedict XVI praised Epiphanius as "a good pastor" who "pointed out to the flock entrusted to him by Christ, the truth in which to believe, the way to take and ...http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2016/05/saint-of-day-epiphanius-of-salamis.html

The Feast of St Pancratius NEW LITURGICAL MOVEMENT - May 12, 2016 May 12th is the feast of the Roman martyr St Pancratius, (also known as Pancras in English), a martyr of the persecution of the Emperor Diocletian. Born in Phrygia to Roman parents, his mother died in childbirth, and his father when he was eight, leaving him to the care of his uncle Dionysius, who brought him to Rome. When all Christians were called upon to sacrifice to the idols, they both refused, and thus received the crown of martyrdom; Pancratius was ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheNewLiturgicalMovement/~3/IMxjHk3qH7w/the-feast-of-st-pancratius.html

Saint Ignatius of Laconi CATHOLIC FIRE - May 11, 2016 May 11th is the feast of St. Ignatius of Laconi (1701 - 1781), an Italian Capuchin monk. Born on December 18, 1701 the second of seven children, to a poor Italian farming family, he received the name Francis Ignatius Vincent after St. Francis of Assisi, who had interceded for his safe delivery at birth. In turn, his mother promised the saint that she would name her unborn baby Francis and that he would join the Capuchins as an adult. ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/05/saint-ignatius-of-laconi.html

Saint of the Day: Damien of Molokai DA MIHI ANIMAS - May 10, 2016 The following comes from The American Catholic site: When Joseph de Veuster was born in Tremelo, Belgium, in 1840, few people in Europe had any firsthand knowledge of leprosy (Hansen's disease). By the time he died at the age of 49, people all over the world knew about this disease because of him. They knew that human compassion could soften the ravages of this disease. Forced to quit school at age 13 to work on the family farm, Joseph entered the Congregation of the ...http://salesianity.blogspot.com/2016/05/saint-of-day-damien-of-molokai.html

May 10: Optional Memorial of St. Damien of Molokai BIG C CATHOLICS - May 9, 2016 Saint Damien of Molokai, born Joseph de Veuster, on January 3, 1840 in Tremelo, Belgium, was a priest and missionary of the Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary. He is greatly revered by the faithful in Hawaii and elsewhere for dedicating his life to caring for the lepers of Molokai in the Kingdom of Hawaii. In 1864, Damien went to Honolulu, where he was ordained. For the nexthttp://www.bigccatholics.com/2016/05/may-10-optional-memorial-of-st-damien.html

St. Damien of Molokai ATONEMENTONLINE - May 9, 2016 In the year 1840, Joseph De Veuster was born in Belgium , to a large family of farmers and merchants. This was the future Father Damien. When his oldest brother entered the Congregation of the Sacred Hearts, his father planned that Joseph should take charge of the family business. Joseph, however, decided to become a religious. When he was nineteen he entered the novitiate in the same house as his brother. It was there that he took the name of Damien. In 1863, Damien's ...http://atonementparish.blogspot.com/2016/05/st-damien-of-molokai.html

Pray for Families (The Gift of Mothers) SIMPLY INSPIRED PRAYER - May 7, 2016 Greetings Prayer Warriors, As Mother's Day approaches, say a prayer of thanksgiving for your mother. Whether she was a saint or a sinner or somewhere in between, it doesn't matter because she said "yes" to bringing you into the world and YOU are a gift. Heavenly Father, you above all knew the value of mothers and thus chose to send your Son into the world through a woman so that He might experience the gift of a loving mother. Understanding the importance mothers, you ...http://simplyinspiredprayer.blogspot.com/2016/05/pray-for-families-gift-of-mothers.html

 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  NEXT