JesusMary
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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Martyrs of Japan
From HellLives of SaintsMarian Devotion
September 11, 2018

His friend died and visited from hell fueling his repentance – the Story of Richard the Martyr

In the year 1604 there lived in a city of Flanders two young students, who, instead of attending to their studies, gave themselves up to excesses and dissipation. One night, having gone to the house of a woman of ill…
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ConversionsMarian Devotion
September 11, 2018

Satan waited to strangle him and take him to hell but his devotion to Mary saved him

We read in the chronicles of the Capuchin Fathers, that there lived in Venice a celebrated advocate, who, by fraud and evil practices, had become rich. His whole life was very bad, and it appears that he had but one…
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Marian DevotionMary
September 6, 2018

The noble who bargained with Satan for riches but couldn’t give up Mary

It is related by Belluacensis and Cesarius, that a noble youth having lost by his vices the wealth left him by his father, became so poor that he was obliged to beg. He quitted his native land, that he might…
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Demons tried to snatch his soul at death, but his trust in the Virgin Mary saved him
Marian DevotionMiracles
September 6, 2018

Demons tried to snatch his soul at death, but his trust in the Virgin Mary saved him

"Do you not see those demons who would seize me and carry me to hell?" Then he cried: My brothers, invoke for me the help of Mary; I trust in her that she will give me the victory" In Reisberg…
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St. Teresa of Avila tells her of her own struggles with hell
Lives of Saints
September 6, 2018

St. Teresa of Avila tells stories of her own struggles with hell

"The fact is, I know now how little power the evil spirits have, provided I am not out of the grace of God. I have scarcely any fear of them at all, for their strength is as nothing. St Teresa…
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