Journey around #Chicago to landmarks of up and coming #Catholic saint, Servant of God Augustus #Tolton!
Pope John Paul II for ever showing us the way...
40 Days of Catholic Saints: Day 4 St. Kateri Tekakwitha Patron Saint of: ecologists, ecology, environment, environmentalism, environmentalists, loss of parents, people in exile, people ridiculed for their piety, Native Americans, Igorots, Cordilleras, Thomasites, Northern Luzon,Diocese of Bangued, Vicariate of Tabuk, Vicariate of Bontoc-Lagawe, Diocese of Baguio, Philippines #Catholic #saint #Saints
Whenever I think about Brigid, I always think about mediation and compromise. She is able to be both a Pagan Goddess and a Catholic Saint at the same time. Even though these two schools of thought seem so divergent, she bridges the gaps. I think we could learn so much from her.
The package comprises all articles about the Apparitions of our Blessed Mother in Fatima, Portugal, in 1917. Roman Catholics do not adore the mother of Christ, but venerate her as His most o…
"There are not even 100 people in this country who hate the Catholic Church, but there are millions who hate what they think the Catholic Church to be." - Archbishop Fulton Sheen
ST. Angela of the Cross Guerrero - One of 14 children in a poor family, Angela faced many struggles but managed to form her own order of contemplative sisters and committed her life to serving the poor and infirm. Feast day - 3/2. Lord, help me to overlook my own challenges and to focus instead on serving the need of those around me.
St. Vincent de Paul - Feast Day 27 September The Patron Saint of Charity Vincent de Paul (24 April 1581 – 27 September 1660) was a priest of the Catholic Church who dedicated himself to serving the poor. He is venerated as a saint in the Catholic Church and the Anglican Communion. He was canonized in 1737. He was renowned for his compassion, humility and generosity and is known as the "Great Apostle of Charity".
St. Luigi Orione-Incorruptible
Blessed Jane of Toulouse - Carmelite sister who devoted her life to her faith and to serving others and encouraging vocations. Feast day - 3/30. Lord, help me to follow the example of Blessed Jane in making the most of each moment of every day to serve you and to love others.