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April 23, 2019

Three simple questions on the threshold of Lent

Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent, was on March 5 this year. Lived well, Lent can convert the heart and transform a person’s life.  That’s the whole point of the season – to ready us for the miracle of Easter. …
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ApparitionsJesus
April 23, 2019

The structure and meaning of the Mass

The Mass: Structure and Meaning Introductory Rites The Mass begins with the entrance song. The celebrant and other ministers enter in procession and reverence the altar with a bow and/or a kiss. The altar is a symbol of Christ at…
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April 18, 2019

The story of Domenica whose little acts of charity earned her a visit from Mary and the Child Jesus

We read in the life of Sister Domenica of Paradise, written by Father Ignatius of Niente, a Dominican, that in a village called Paradise, near Florence, this little girl was born of poor parents. From her infancy she practised devotion…
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April 18, 2019

How Jesus and his apostles physically appeared in Germany to condemn and execute a scandalous bishop

It is narrated by Tritemius, Camsius, and others, that in Magdeburg, a city of Saxony, there was a certain man named Udo, who, from his youth, had been so destitute of talent that he was the ridicule of all his…
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September 17, 2018

Eucharistic Miracle of Morne-Rouge Caribbean Island Martinique, 1902

On May 8, 1902, Ascension Day, the Mount Pelée volcano started erupting lava and ashes. The inhabitants of Morne-Rouge, strongly devoted to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, immediately hurried to their parish church to ask Our Lady of Deliverance to…
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How heaven and hell visited St Catherine of Siena
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September 5, 2018

Jesus gave her a diamond ring and wedded her – the story of St Catherine of Siena

First Vision: One evening, when the happy little saint was six years old, she had her first vision of Our Lord. As she and her brother were on their way home from visiting a church, Catherine looked up into the…
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