"Everyone who belongs to the Truth hears my voice…" (John 18:37)

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Saint André Bessette

Born: Alfred Bessette on August 9, 1845 Died: January 6, 1937 Canonized: October 17, 2010 What if someone told you that you could get to heaven by holding the door open for people? Sounds unlikely, but it’s true! André Bessette was a simple man, poor, uneducated, and sickly – relegated to being a doorkeeper and… Read More ›

St. Philomena – August 11

Born: early centuries of the Church Died: around the age of 13, sometime during the fourth century Patronage: children, youth, babies, infants, priests, lost causes, sterility, virgins   What’s in a Name? When one of our daughters was confirmed a couple of years ago, my husband and I encouraged her – as we had our… Read More ›