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St. James Intercisus, Martyr

St. James was a Persian military officer and courtier to King Yezdigerd I. He was a great favorite of the king, so when this king began to harass Christians, St. 463 more words

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St. Catherine of Alexandria, Virgin and Martyr

St. Catherine lived in early Christian times and was the daughter of a wealthy pagan couple of Alexandria, Egypt. She was a very beautiful girl whose great interest was in learning. 386 more words

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St. Elizabeth of Hungary

St. Elizabeth, the daughter of King Andrew of Hungary was born in Presburg. When she was only thirteen years old, she married Louis, the ruler of Thuringia. 489 more words

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Unlocking the Secrets of the Saints: Reflecting on the Sunday Gospel

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Reflection for the Solemnity of All Saints

November 1, 2015

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At my grandparents’ house, many years ago, I discovered a book that changed my life: a  1,175 more words


Blessed Bartholomew of Vicenza, Bishop

Dominicans honor one of their own today, Blessed Bartholomew of Vicenza. This was a man who used his skills as a preacher to challenge the heresies of his day. 318 more words

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The Protection of our Most Holy Lady the Mother of God and Ever-Virgin Mary

 The Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos: “Today the Virgin stands in the midst of the Church, and with choirs of Saints she invisibly prays to God for us. 1,013 more words

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St. Denis and Companions, Martyrs

Bishop of Paris, and martyr. Born in Italy, nothing is definitely known of the time or place, or of his early life. His feast is kept on 9 October. 733 more words

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