Category: Saints

Blessed Clelia Merloni

A Blessed Who Gives Hope Mother Clelia Merloni (1861–1930), foundress of the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, will be beatified today, November 3rd,...

Soon to be Blessed: Mother Clelia Merloni

A Blessed Who Will Give Hope I was delighted recently to receive an invitation to the beatification of Mother Clelia Merloni (1861–1930), foundress of the...

An Irish Bishop Who Died in Italy

Blessed Thaddeus McCarthy We kept today the commemoration of Blessed Thaddeus Machar (McCarthy). When we first began following the Irish Sanctoral, and I had to...

The Festivals of Saints (XIV)

CHAPTER XIV. How the Night-Office is to be said on Saints’ Days 17 Feb. 18 June. 18 Oct. On the Festivals of Saints, and all...

Frumentum Christi Sum

Frumentum Christi sum, dentibus bestiarum molar, ut panis mundus inveniar. At Silverstream we keep the feast of Saint Ignatius today because the traditional date of...