Most Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary 12 Sept. 2017

Most Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary Saint of the Day for September 12 The Story of the Most Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary This feast is a counterpart to the Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus; both have the possibility of uniting people easily divided on other matters. Source Most Holy [...]

The Dormition of the Theotokos 15 August 2017

Troparion of the Dormition of the Theotokos In giving birth you preserved your virginity; In falling asleep you did not forsake the world, O Theotokos. You were translated to life, O Mother of Life, And by your prayers you deliver our souls from death! The feast of the Dormition or Falling-asleep of the Theotokos is [...]

Saint of the Day April 2017

Pick a date and see a saint! Enrich your daily spiritual life withe the saint of the day calendar. April 2017 SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY 1 Saint Hugh of Grenoble 2 Saint Francis of Paola 3 Saint Benedict the African 4 Saint Isidore of Seville 5 Saint Vincent Ferrer 6 Saint Crescentia [...]

Our Lady of Sorrows Saint of the Day for September 15

Our Lady of Sorrows Saint of the Day for September 15 FR. WILLIAM SAUNDERS The title, Our Lady of Sorrows, given to our Blessed Mother focuses on her intense suffering and grief during the passion and death of our Lord. Traditionally, this suffering was not limited to the passion and death event; rather, it comprised [...]

Feast of Dedication of St. John Lateran

Monday, November 9, 2015 | Feast Day: Monday, November 9, 2015 Most Catholics think of St. Peter’s as the pope’s main church, but they are wrong. St. John Lateran is the pope’s church, the cathedral of the Diocese of Rome where the Bishop of Rome presides. The first basilica on the site was built in [...]