Literary Advent Calendar: December 2, 2021 — Jane Rosebery (Reblog)

For today’s literary advent treat, we travel back to ancient Greece. Enjoy! The Odyssey by Homer Book I Tell me, O Muse, of that ingenious hero who travelled far and wide after he had sacked the famous town of Troy. Many cities did he visit, and many were the nations with whose manners and customs […]

Literary Advent Calendar: December 2, 2021 — Jane Rosebery

Thought for the Day – 2 January – The Necessity of Meditation in Silence — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 2 January – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) The Necessity of Meditation in Silence “With desolation all the land made desolate because, there is none that considereth in the heart” (Jer 12:11). Very often the world is plunged in the desolation of evil because, there is nobody who will […]

Thought for the Day – 2 January – The Necessity of Meditation in Silence — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 1 January – Saint Odilo of Cluny OSB (962-1049) the “Archangel of the Monks” — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 1 January – Saint Odilo of Cluny OSB (962-1049) Priest, Monk, 5th Abbot of Cluny, Reformer, known as the “Archangel of the Monks,” Apostle of the poor and needy, Marian devotee and promoter of prayer for the Souls in Purgatory. St Odilo was the fifth Benedictine Abbot of Cluny, holding […]

Saint of the Day – 1 January – Saint Odilo of Cluny OSB (962-1049) the “Archangel of the Monks” — AnaStpaul

Making Your New Year Resolution Stick — Be Inspired..!! (Reblog)

A new year is always a great opportunity to start fresh and make your goals happen; to get inspired and make changes to your lifestyle for the better. New Year’s resolutions can vary greatly, but they are all about achieving something that will have a positive impact in your life. Whatever your goal is – […]

Making Your New Year Resolution Stick — Be Inspired..!!

MENU: NANA’S NEW YEARS DAY LUNCH — The Weathered Grey Table (Reblog)

“AS GOD IS MY WITNESS, I’LL NEVER BE HUNGRY AGAIN.” Scarlett O’Hara, Gone with the Wind Nana would come north every year before Thanksgiving and stay until after the New Year celebration.  Like every Southerner, superstitious or not, she knew that certain foods are required for an auspicious start to the year. The ham she […]

MENU: NANA’S NEW YEARS DAY LUNCH — The Weathered Grey Table

Saint of the Day – 31 December – Saint Melania the Younger (c 383-439) — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 31 December – Saint Melania the Younger (c 383-439) Foundress, Desert Hermit, Married and Mother of 2 children who died very young, Widow. Born c 383 and died in late December 439 at Jerusalem of natural causes. St Melania the younger was the daughter of Publicola, only son of St […]

Saint of the Day – 31 December – Saint Melania the Younger (c 383-439) — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 31 December – The Last Day of the Year — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 31 December – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) The Last Day of the Year “The last day of the year has come.It should be a day of reckoning and of resolution.Think of the many benefits which God has conferred on you throughout your life but, especially in the year […]

Thought for the Day – 31 December – The Last Day of the Year — AnaStpaul

The origins of New Years Eve traditions — Courageous Christian Father (Reblog)

The origins of New Years Eve traditions – Here is a closer look at some of the most popular traditions tied to New Year’s Eve, both domestically and around the world. #NewYears #NewYearsEve

The origins of New Years Eve traditions — Courageous Christian Father

Thought for the Day – 30 December – Following Jesus — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 30 December – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) – Friday of the Second week in Ordinary Time, Year A Following Jesus “When we have renounced ourselves and have embraced our cross with resignation and love, we must follow Jesus.We must follow Him in a special way as the infallible […]

Thought for the Day – 30 December – Following Jesus — AnaStpaul