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Church Triumphant: St. Agnes of Rome

It’s saint time! Tiffany and I always look to the saints for inspiration, help and friendship. Most of all, we love to collaborate and share our findings… 875 more words

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Annie Jr., St. Agnes Elementary, Towanda, Bradford County 19 more words

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Catholic Schools Week, St. Agnes Elementary, Towanda, Bradford County 16 more words

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Carissimi: Today’s Mass; S. Emerentiana, Virgin Martyr

St Emerentiana, Virgin Martyr: Missa “Loquébar de testimóniis”

Died 304 (?). According to the Roman Martyrology, Saint Emerentiana was the foster sister of Saint Agnes. While she was still a catechumen, Emerentiana was discovered by a pagan mob praying at the tomb of her recently martyred sister, and was stoned to death. 1,214 more words

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St. Agnes at the National Shrine

Dear friend and talented author Leslie Lynch, whom I interviewed yesterday, sent me this picture from the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in DC. 38 more words

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Feast of St. Agnes, Virgin and Martyr - Mass Propers

ST AGNES OF ROME – Virgin and Martyr

St. Agnes was but thirteen years old when she was led to the altar of Minerva at Rome and commanded to obey the persecuting laws of Diocletian by offering incense. 2,401 more words

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Today, as the Pharisees continue their attempts to trap Jesus in his disregard for the law (healing the man “with the withered hand” on the Sabbath) the Roman Catholic Church celebrates a 12-year old girl, saint and martyr for the faith. 191 more words