Category: Mectilde de Bar

Of the Observance of Lent (XLIX)

CHAPTER XLIX. Of the Observance of Lent 31 Mar. 31 July. 30 Nov. Although the life of a monk ought at all times to have...

Of the daily manual labour (XLVIII:3)

30 Mar. 30 July. 29 Nov. On Sunday, let all occupy themselves in reading, except those who have been appointed to the various offices. But...

Forget not the Holy Souls of Purgatory

The Funeral of Saint Odilo of Cluny, Jan Henryk Rosen, 1920 Catherine–Mectilde de Bar was known for her confidence in the Holy Souls of Purgatory;...

Scrutans corda et renes Deus (VII:1b)

27 Jan. 28 May. 27 Sept. Let him consider that he is always beheld from heaven by God, and that his actions are everywhere seen...