Category Archives: Saints

St. Pio of Pietrelcina

“Pray, pray to the Lord with me, because the whole world needs prayer. And every day, when your heart especially feels the loneliness of life, pray. Pray to the Lord, because even God needs our prayers.” — St. Pio of … Continue reading

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Remembering Venerable Marie-Thérèse de Lamourous

Today, we remember Venerable Marie-Thérèse Charlotte de Lamourous who passed away on this day in 1836. She was a courageous woman of great virtue who, despite the very real fear of being executed for her beliefs, not only remained true … Continue reading

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Chaminade Year Kicks Off Today!

This year we honor the 250th anniversary of the birth of Blessed William Joseph Chaminade, who was born April 8, 1761, in Périgueux, France. I wrote a in-depth article last year, “Happy Birthday, Blessed Chaminade!” Here’s a condensed version.

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Happy Birthday, Blessed Teresa!

A tribute to Blessed Teresa could include a litany of facts. For example, she was born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu on August 26, 1910 in Üsküb, Ottoman Empire which is now Skopje, the capital of the Republic of Macedonia. It might … Continue reading

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