Mary
April 23, 2019

The Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The Catholic Church celebrates today the birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary on its traditional fixed date of September 8, nine months after the December 8 celebration of her Immaculate Conception as the child of Saints Joachim and Anne. The…
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April 23, 2019

Ten ways to deepen our relationship with God

Over the years I’ve heard from many good people who want a closer relationship with God.  But they’re stymied by what they perceive as God’s silence.  What they often mean, without knowing it, is that they’d like God to do…
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Abstinence from food for 13 years - an unbelievable tale of love
EucharistLives of SaintsMiracles
September 6, 2018

Abstinence from food for 13 years – an unbelievable tale of love

"On March 27, 1942 in a blaze of agony and adoring love, Alexandrina cried out to Jesus in the tabernacle of the nearby church, "Oh my Eucharistic Love, I cannot live without you! Oh Jesus, transform me into your Eucharist!…
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The horse which refused to carry anyone after carrying Pope St John
Lives of SaintsMiracles
September 6, 2018

The horse which refused to carry anyone after carrying Pope St John

In the time of the Goths, when the most blessed man John, Bishop of this church of Rome, travelled to the Emperor Justinian the elder, he came into the country of Corinth, where he lacked a horse to ride upon:…
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How heaven and hell visited St Catherine of Siena
ApparitionsJesusLives of SaintsMary
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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