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From Prairial to Pop Culture. Day Twenty-six. The odd poetry of renaming the saints' days


Today, July 7, goes down in French revolutionary history for the “Kiss of Lamourette.” This sweet-sounding event on July 7, 1792, draws its name from a collective gesture of goodwill led by Bishop Lamourette, a juror priest (and eternal optimist). 26 more words

French Revolution

A Visit by St. Gregory Nazianzus

Tomorrow at St. Alban’s, a relic of the first class of St. Gregory Nazianzus will be on the altar from 0800-0900 during the morning office.  All are welcome for prayer and veneration of this extraordinary saint of the undivided Church. 166 more words

Archbishop Oscar Romero

Today the church remembers and celebrates the ministry, teaching and example of Archbishop Oscar Romero

Romero was an obscure theologian chosen to be Archbishop in El Salvador. 482 more words

Saints Days

Comaoineach Naofa as Gaeilge an oíche roimh Lá Le Pádraigh in Eaglais Naomh Mhuire , Carraig Uí Laighin

Pictiúr den grúpa a ghlac páirt sa seirbhís na  Comaoineach Naofa as Gaeilge  an oíche roimh Lá Le Pádraigh in Eaglais Naomh Mhuire , Carraig Uí Laighin: 73 more words

Diocese

St. Patrick's Day

(Our St. Patrick display)

Last Sunday, I filled in for the Sunday school teacher. We started with this prayer:

Heavenly Father, we come here together to worship you, to learn your stories, and to learn how to follow you. 346 more words

Art With Kids

Commemorating St Cuthbert

St Cuthbert is loved and celebrated here in the North East, one of our beloved saints whose remains lie in rest in the ferrety of Durham Cathedral – the shrine of St Cuthbert still attracts many thousands of visitors to this day.   278 more words

Saints Days

Annual St. Patrick's Corned Beef - March 14th

 St. Patrick’s Annual Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner – Come one, come all !!!! Saturday March 14th 2015, 5:30-8:00pm, $12/person, $25/family (includes children under 18). 46 more words

Fellowship