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 [...]

St. Thomas Becket -29 December 2016

There is a romantic legend that the mother of Thomas Becket was a Saracen princess who followed his father, a pilgrim or crusader, back from the Holy Land, and wandered about Europe repeating the only English words she knew, "London" and "Becket," until she found him. There is no foundation for the story. According to [...]