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St. Paula Montal Fornés: A Saint to Emulate This Lent CATHOLIC FIRE - February 26, 2015 Today is the feast of St. Paula Montal Fornés (1799 - 1889), foundress of the Daughters of Mary, Sisters of Pious Schools. Paula was born in a small seaside village near Barcelona, Spain in 1799 to Ramon and Vicenta Fornes Montal. She was the oldest of five daughters and was only ten when her father died. To help support the family, Paula went to work as a seamstress and lace-maker ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2015/02/st-paula-montal-fornes-saint-to-emulate.html
St. John of the Cross ATONEMENTONLINE - December 13, 2014 St. John of the Cross was born in Spain in 1542, and he learned some important lessons from his parents -- especially the importance of sacrificial love. His father gave up tremendous wealth and social status when he fell in love and married a weaver's daughter, and was disowned by his noble family. After his father died, John's mother kept the destitute family together as they wandered homeless in search ...http://atonementparish.blogspot.com/2014/12/st-john-of-cross.html
Full Text: Cardinal Collins' Address, the Theologian With the Smell of the Sheep ARCHDIOCESE OF TORONTO BLOG - November 10, 2014 ... in which I studied there is a statue of Christ the Teacher, with the words "Go make disciples", and those same words are written over the tabernacle in the University Chapel. The final exhortation of Jesus at the end of St Matthew's Gospel is addressed to us all, but in a most emphatic way to those engaged in the study of theology: "Go therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey ...http://archdioceseoftoronto.blogspot.com/2014/11/full-text-cardinal-collins-address.html