Sts Peter and Paul 29 June 2017

Sts Peter and Paul 29 June 2017 On June 29 the Church celebrates the feast day of Sts. Peter & Paul. As early as the year 258, there is evidence of an already lengthy tradition of celebrating the solemnities of both Saint Peter and Saint Paul on the same day. Together, the two saints are [...]

JOSEMARÍA ESCRIVÁ DE BALAGUER-for 26 June 2017 29 June 2017

JOSEMARÍA ESCRIVÁ DE BALAGUER From the Apostolic Brief regarding the Beatification of the Venerable Servant of God Josemaría Escrivá, Priest, Founder of Opus Dei: "The Founder of Opus Dei has recalled that the universality of the call to full union with Christ implies also that any human activity can become a place for meeting God. [...]

celtic and Old English Saints 26 June 2017

26  St. Brannock of Braunton St. Babolenus of Fosses St. Corbican of Ireland Three today, and as I have recently sleuthed the internet of course I have discovered many Parishes and churches named for many of these saints such that it is difficult to determine which saint is which. Let's see how we go today. [...]

Celtic and Old English Saints Calendar June 2017

Celtic and Old English Saints June 2017 May Home July Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday              1  St. Herve of Brittany St. Ruadan of Cornwall & Brittany St. Whyte of Dorset St. Wistan of Evesham St. Thecla of Denbighshire St. Ronan of Kilmaronen St. Caprais of Lerins  2  St. Adalgis [...]

Blessed Jutta of Thuringia 26 June 2017

Memorial 25th June in Roman Calendar. First Life Saint Jutta, T.O.S.F., (English: Judith) or Jutta of Kulmsee or Jutta of Sangerhausen or Jutta of Thuringia was born ca. 1200 at Sangerhausen in Thuringia (now Sachsen-Anhalt) and died in 1260 at Kulmsee in the Monastic State of the Teutonic Order (now Chełmża, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland). She [...]

Mary Draws Us to Jesus-26 June 2017

  Consecration to Mary’s Immaculate Heart can only lead us more swiftly and intimately to the heart of her son. [ ] Source: Mary Draws Us to Jesus My Druid is Christ, the Son of God, Christ, Son of Mary, the Great Abbot, The Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.  St. Columba  from For [...]

Celtic and Old English Saints 25 June 2017

 25  St. Amphibalus of Saint Alban's St. Moloc of Mortlach St. Adalbert of Egmond St. Milburga of Much Wenlock St. Solomon of Brittany St. Solomon III of Brittany St. Molonachus of Lismore St. Kenneburga of Gloucester If you have been following along with the Celtic and Old English Saints you will have noticed that on [...]

Celtic Saints 18 June – 19 June 2017

18  St. Theneva of Glasgow Ss. Edburga and Edith of Aylesbury St. Goneri of Brittany St. Minnborinus of Cologne     Source: Celtic and Old English Saints 18 June 2017

Manifestation of Christ June 19, 2017

Manifestation of Christ Posted by Franciscan Media on Jun 19, 2017 6:00:00 AM Lord God, through the preaching and ministry of John the Baptist, you manifested your Son to the world in the waters of the Jordan River. Prepare our hearts for the coming of Christ so that we may trust in him as the [...]

 ST. ROMUALD 19 June 2017

Feast 19 June Saint Romuald, who founded the Camaldolese monastic order during the early eleventh century, has his liturgical memorial on June 19. Working within the Western Church’s Benedictine tradition, he revived the primitive monastic practice of hermit life, allowing for greater solitude in a communal setting. Born into an aristocratic family during the middle [...]