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+++ Palm Sunday (The Entry of our Lord into Jerusalem) - Cveti

On the Sunday before the Feast of Great and Holy Pascha and at the beginning of Holy Week, the Orthodox Church celebrates one of its most joyous feasts of the year. 1,600 more words


St. Hermenegild, Martyr

LEOVIGILD, King of the Visigoths, had two sons, Hermenegild and Recared, who reigned conjointly with him. All three were Arians, but Hermenegild married a. zealous Catholic, the daughter of Sigebert, King of France, and by her holy example was converted to the faith. 394 more words

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St. John Baptist De La Salle, Founder Institute of the Brothers of Christian Schools

Born at Reims into a devout and influential family, John Baptist de La Salle received the tonsure at age eleven and was named Canon of the Reims Cathedral at sixteen. 468 more words

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Saint Vincent Ferrer: Wonder Worker

St. Vincent Ferrer is the patron saint of builders because of his fame for “building up” and strengthening the Church: through his preaching, missionary work, in his teachings, as confessor and adviser.  512 more words

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St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows

This lovable saint was born at Assisi in Italy. He received the name Francis at Baptism, in honor of the great St. Francis of Assisi. His mother died when he was only four years old. 515 more words

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