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

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“The Resurrected Eucharist” – Homily by Fr. Nathan

3rd Sunday of Easter (Lk 24:35-48) “The Resurrected Eucharist”  PDF Version Homily for the 3rdSunday of Easter, Year B (2018): Lk 24:35-48 When she was but 9 years old, St Teresa of Avila in Spain ran away from home. After she was found and scolded by her uncle and brought back to her father to… Read More ›

St. Gertrude the Great

Born: June 6, 1256, at Eisleben, Germany Died: November 17, 1302 Canonized: 1677, by Pope Clement XII Feast Day: November 16 Patronage: West Indies, gardeners, widows, recently deceased people, the sick, the poor, the mentally ill, and travelers in search of lodging. “O Sacred Heart of Jesus, fountain of eternal life, Your Heart is a glowing furnace of… Read More ›

Saints Felicity and Perpetua – March 7th

Saints Felicity and Perpetua Feast Day: March 7th Born: Around 181 (Perpetua) Died: March 7, 203 at Carthage, in the Roman province of Africa Patronage: mothers, expectant mothers, ranchers, butchers, Carthage If you’ve ever read about the early martyrs, you know that the first few centuries of the Church were decidedly wild times, and to be a… Read More ›

Celebrating the Life of St. Catherine of Siena – April 29

Before setting out to write this article, I knew very little about St. Catherine of Siena.  Even after reading several accounts of her life, I was no closer to feeling a connection to her.  If anything, I felt more estranged.  Yet I knew that she must have a pretty important place in Catholic history to… Read More ›