Saint of the Day – 19 January – Saint Wulfstan (c 1008–1095) — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 19 January – Saint Wulfstan (c 1008–1095) Bishop of Worcester from 1062 to 1095, Monk, Prior, a man of extreme holiness and penitence who was admired by all, he was a he was a man of iron will, immense charm and unworldly humility and piety. and suffered no luxury, preferring […]

Saint of the Day – 19 January – Saint Wulfstan (c 1008–1095) — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 19 January – The Thirst for Justice — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 19 January – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) The Thirst for Justice “Jesus commands us, in the Beatitudes, to seek justice, that is perfection in the fulfilment of our obligations to God, to ourselves and, to our neighbour.He commands us, to hunger and thirst for this justice, which is […]

Thought for the Day – 19 January – The Thirst for Justice — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 16 January – I Am Not Able — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 16 January – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) I Am Not Able “Whenever we feel called upon to make some sacrifice for Jesus or, to form some good resolution, how often do we cry: “I am not able!”It may be a question of praying more fervently, of performing some […]

Thought for the Day – 16 January – I Am Not Able — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 14 January – Those Who Will to be Damned — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 14 January – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) Those Who Will to be Damned “Only those who will it themselves, are damned.God wishes all men to be saved.It was for this, that He came into the world and shed His Precious Blood.Moreover, He has given us the means necessary […]

Thought for the Day – 14 January – Those Who Will to be Damned — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 9 January – St Peter of Sebaste (c 340-c 391) Bishop — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 9 January – St Peter of Sebaste (c 340-c 391) Bishop of Sebaste in Lesser Armenia. Born in c 340 in Caesarea, Cappadocia and died in 391 in Sebaste, Lesser Armenia, of natural causes. He was the younger brother of Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Nyssa, the famous Christian Hermit […]

Saint of the Day – 9 January – St Peter of Sebaste (c 340-c 391) Bishop — 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

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

Saint of the Day – 29 December – Blessed William Howard (1614–1680) Martyr — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 29 December – Blessed William Howard (1614–1680) Martyr, Married Layman and Father, 1st Viscount Stafford – born on 30 November 1614 in Strand, London, England and died by being beheaded on 29 December 1680 on Tower Hill, London, England. Engraved by Thomas Phillip Brown after the original by Sir Antony […]

Saint of the Day – 29 December – Blessed William Howard (1614–1680) Martyr — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 23 December – Saint Servulus (Died c 590) — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 23 December – Saint Servulus (Died c 590) Layman, Beggar, paralysed by Palsy from birth, – born in the 6th century in Rome, Italy and died in c 590 of natural causes. Saint Servulus was a perfect model of submission to the divine Will; it would be difficult to offer […]

Saint of the Day – 23 December – Saint Servulus (Died c 590) — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 16 December – Saint Ado of Vienne (Died 875) — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 16 December – Saint Ado of Vienne (Died 875) Archbishop of Vienne from 850 until his death, Writer, Reformer – Born in Sens, France and died in 875 in Vienne, France of natural causes. Also known as Adon, Adonis. Several of his letters are extant and reveal their writer as […]

Saint of the Day – 16 December – Saint Ado of Vienne (Died 875) — AnaStpaul

Saint of the Day – 12 December – Saint Vicelinus of Oldenburg (1086-1154) — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 12 December – Saint Vicelinus of Oldenburg (1086-1154) Bishop, Missionary, “the Apostle of Holstei,” zealous Preacher and as Bishop, he concentrated on education of his Priests and the spiritual growth of his Diocese as well as the needs of the poor, founder of numerous monasteries. Born in 1086 in the […]

Saint of the Day – 12 December – Saint Vicelinus of Oldenburg (1086-1154) — AnaStpaul