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St. Catherine de Ricci, pray for us!

St. Catherine was born in Florence in 1522. Her baptismal name was Alexandrina, but she took the name of Catherine upon entering religion. From her earliest infancy she manifested a great love of prayer, and in her sixth year, her father placed her in the convent of Monticelli in Florence, where her aunt, Louisa de Ricci, was a nun. 139 more words

Catholic Online

As Brother Juniper was once entering Rome, the fame of his sanctity led many of the devout Romans to go out to meet him, but he, as soon as he saw this number of people coming, took it into his head to turn their devotion into sport and ridicule.

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Feasts And Commemorations

Saturday after the Third Sunday after Epiphany. On the Mother of Dolors Standing beneath the Cross.

On the Mother of Dolors Standing beneath the Cross.

PRAYER BEFORE MEDITATION.

My God, I firmly believe that Thou art here present. I acknowledge that on account of my many sins I am utterly unworthy to appear before Thy sacred countenance. 2,543 more words

01. January Devotions

Evangelizing Our Children with Joy!

It is with great happiness and excitement that I announce the debut of my new book  Evangelizing Our Children with Joy, released by Scepter Publishers. 1,425 more words

Parenting

Leviticus 22:1-16: Holy Food

The sanctity of priests defined,
No trifling with grace we own,
A nationhood of priests aligned,
To all the world His glory shown.

Commanded then to separate, 139 more words

Leviticus

Rechristianising society

Two thousand years ago, Jesus Christ sent twelve men out to change the world. They succeeded. Within some 350 years, under the Emperor Theodosius the Roman Empire, that had persecuted the Church for 250 years, declared Christianity its official religion, giving rise to the… 144 more words

Prayer

Hebrews 12:14-17: Peace and Sanctity

Seek to be at peace,
Without and from within,
Sanctity to seek,
And holiness from sin.

Peace breeds unity,
Without it bitterness.
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Church