Jesus Writes in the Dirt (Reblog)

First of all, I’ll start by saying that Saint Anthony showed me what Jesus wrote in the dirt in John 8:6-11. He showed this to me more than 28 years …

Jesus Writes in the Dirt

Thought for the Day – 9 February – The Use of Creatures — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 9 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) The Use of Creatures “The Saints understood clearly what our attitudes to creatures should be.Created things should be a reflection of eternal beauty whicb entices us to love God, the Source and Origen of all things.They should form a ladder, which […]

Thought for the Day – 9 February – The Use of Creatures — AnaStpaul

Quote/s of the Day – 15 January – … Learn from me, for I am meek and humble of heart …’ Matthew 11:29 — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Quote/s of the Day – 15 January – Readings: Phillippians 3:7-12, Matthew 11:25-34 “Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am meek and humble of heartand you will find rest for your souls…” Matthew 11:29 “For in prosperity,a man is often puffed up with pride,whereas tribulations chastensand humbles him through suffering […]

Quote/s of the Day – 15 January – … Learn from me, for I am meek and humble of heart …’ Matthew 11:29 — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 14 January – St Godfrey of Cappenberg (c 1097-1127) — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 14 January – St Godfrey of Cappenberg (c 1097-1127) Friar of the Order of St Norbert (the Premonstratensians or Norbertines), Husband and Father, Monk and Founder of Monasteries, Apostle of the Sick and the poor. Born in c 1097 at Cappenberg Castle, Westphalia, Germany and died on 13 January 1127 […]

Saint of the Day – 14 January – St Godfrey of Cappenberg (c 1097-1127) — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 8 January – Saint Apollinaris the Apologist (Died 2nd Century) — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 8 January – Saint Apollinaris the Apologist (Died 2nd Century) Bishop of Hierapolis, Apologist, Confessor, Defender of the True Faith against heretics, Writer, renowned Scholar. Also known as – Apollinaris Claudius, Apollinaris of Hierapolis, Claudius Apollinaris, Apollinare di Gerapoli. Additional Memorial – 7 February on some calendars. The Roman Martyrology […]

Saint of the Day – 8 January – Saint Apollinaris the Apologist (Died 2nd Century) — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 7 January – Blessed Matthew of Agrigento OFM (c 1377-1450) “Apostle of the Holy Name of Jesus” — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 7 January – Blessed Matthew of Agrigento OFM (c 1377-1450) “Apostle of the Holy Name of Jesus” Bishop, Priest and Friar of the Friars Minor, Missionary Preacher often with St Bernardine of Siena, Provincial Vicar and General Commissioner of the Order, founder of many Convents. The Etymology of the name Matthew […]

Saint of the Day – 7 January – Blessed Matthew of Agrigento OFM (c 1377-1450) “Apostle of the Holy Name of Jesus” — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 5 January – Saint Emiliana of Rome (6th Century) — AnaStpaul Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 5 January – Saint Emiliana of Rome (6th Century) Virgin, Recluse, Mystic. Patronage – single laywomen. Also known as – Aemiliana, Emilian, Emilienne. The Roman Martyrology states: “In Rome, commemoration of Saint Emiliana, Virgin, Aunt of Pope Saint Gregory the Great, who, shortly after her sister Tarsilla, also returned to […]

Saint of the Day – 5 January – Saint Emiliana of Rome (6th Century) — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 4 January – Saint Pharaildis of Ghent (c 650-c 740) — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 4 January – Saint Pharaildis of Ghent (c 650-c 740) Virgin, although married, she remained a virgin during her marriage, apostle of charity, miracle-worker. Born in c 650 in Ghent, Belgium and died in c 740 of natural causes. Patronages – against childhood diseases, of toothache, difficult marriages, poultry, victims […]

Saint of the Day – 4 January – Saint Pharaildis of Ghent (c 650-c 740) — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 3 January – Saint Blitmund of Bobbio (Died 660) — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 3 January – Saint Blitmund of Bobbio (Died 660) Monk, Abbot, Founder of Monasteries and Churches, miracle-worker. Born in the late 6th Century in the Dauphiné region of modern France and died in 660 of natural causes. Also known as – Blitmund of St-Valéry, Blitmund of Leuconay, Blitmund of Picardië, […]

Saint of the Day – 3 January – Saint Blitmund of Bobbio (Died 660) — AnaStpaul

The Secret Saint — davidavien (Reblog)

I was in Edinburgh, taking a break, when I remembered the story about the relics of Saint Andrew – the patron saint of Scotland being nearby and thougth I might as well take a look. In the New Testament Gospel according to John, Andrew was initially a disciple of John the Baptist and started to […]

The Secret Saint — davidavien