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

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Blessed Charles de Foucauld: Little Brother of Jesus

  Born: 15 September 1858 in Strasbourg, France Died: 1 December 1916 (age 58) in Tamanrasset, French Algeria Beatified: 13 November 2005 by Pope Benedict XVI Feast: 1 December The thin, gaunt man knelt quietly on the ground, praying silently as a mass of armed men swept past him and into his hermitage. Although he… Read More ›

St. Anthony of Padua, O.F.M. – June 13th

Feast Day: June 13 Born: August 14, 1195 in Lisbon, Portugal Died: June 13, 1231 in Arcella (Padua), Italy Canonized: May 30, 1232 (Feast of Pentecost) in Spoleto, Italy by Pope Gregory IX Declared Doctor of the Church: January 16,1946 by Pope Pius XII Patronage: Especially seekers of lost articles, but also American Indians; amputees;… Read More ›