Category: Saints

The Poverello at Abbey–Roads

My friend Terry at Abbey–Roads has some brilliant posts for today’s feast of Saint Francis of Assisi. He says, among other things, that “Francis, in...

Saint Thérèse Couderc: Immensely Humble

September 26th is also the feast of Saint Thérèse Couderc (1805–1885), an old friend of mine. Immensely humble, the foundress of the Religious of Our...

The Cost of Spiritual Fatherhood

Twenty Second Saturday of the Year II Memorial of Saint Peter Claver 1 Corinthians 4:6b-15 Psalm 144:17-18, 19-20, 21 (R. 18a) Luke 6:1-5 Your Father...