James the Apostle – 26 July 2017

Feast July 25 2017 The James whose shrine is at Santiago de Compostela, in north-west Spain, was the brother of John (possibly the Evangelist). The Gospels (Matthew 4, 21-22; Mark 1, 19-20; Luke 5, 10-11) record that they were fishermen, the sons of Zebedee, partners with Simon Peter, and called by Jesus from mending their [...]

Our Mother of Guadalupe-12 December 2016

Our Mother of Guadalupe The Madonna of Tepeyac, Tonantzin Location Tepeyac Hill, Mexico City Date 12 December 1531 Witness Saint Juan Diego Type Marian apparition Holy See approval 12 October 1895, during the Canonical coronation granted by Pope Leo XIII Shrine Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tepeyac Hill, Mexico City, Mexico. Patronage Mexico (2002), [...]

Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos – Franciscan Media

Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos Post by Fr. Don Miller, OFM Image: Shrine of Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos | St Magnus Basilica; Füssen, Germany. Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos Saint of the Day for October 12 (January 11, 1819 – October 4, 1867)   Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos’ Story Zeal as a preacher and a confessor led Father [...]