Category Archives: Saints

Oh, St. Joseph!

Do you have an absolute favorite saint? Perhaps you pray to him/her, wear their medal & frequently ask help. And there’s the other saint who surprises you. Seemingly out of nowhere. My favorites are Ss. Anthony, Benedict & Michael I … Continue reading

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Let prayer be very short

When we wish to suggest our wants to persons of high station,  we do not presume to do so  except with humility and reverence.  How much the more, then,  are complete humility and pure devotion necessary  in supplication of the … Continue reading

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I have not read St Gemma’s autobiography, but after Lent I’ll try to find the book.  I’ve promised to not by anything new during Lent unless it’s absolutely necessary (i.e., deodorant).  However I did find a website that transposed the autobiography … Continue reading

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