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Catholic Canada: Canadian Martyrs Shrine

Last summer, on our way back from New England, we made an all-too-quick stop in Auriesville, New York to visit the U.S. Shrine of St. Kateri Tekakwitha and the North American Martyrs at the… 818 more words

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Florence Nightingale - Nurse, Social Reformer, 1910

Florence Nightingale was born in Florence, Italy, on May 12, 1820. She was trained as a nurse at Kaiserwerth (1851) and Paris and in 1853 became superintendent of a hospital for invalid women in London. 350 more words


Cutie Catholics: St.Padre Pio

Did you know the blood that came from this saints wounds was said to smell of flowers?
St.Padre Pio, please pray for us!
Read more about him here!


Trusting and Doubting with Peter on the Sea of Life

Today’s Gospel remains that one kernel of the Gospel that stays with me through most every day. After feeding the 5,000, Jesus had sent the crowds home and his disciples set off in a boat while he went to the hills to pray. 920 more words


Cutie Catholics: St.Rose of Lima

St. Rose of Lima is the patron saint of  Latin America and the Philippines.
“Lord, increase my sufferings, and with them increase Your love in my heart.” 14 more words