Posts Tagged ‘Saint Catherine of Siena’

In Service to the Lord and the Church

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Tweet Share Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Saint Catherine of Siena, whose feast we celebrate today, exemplifies the tremendous gift that so many women have been in the life of the Church. With a burning desire to serve the Lord, her life was one of rich and deep prayer combined with charity […] [Read more]

Saint Rose of Lima and Our Unity in Christ

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

Tweet Share84 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble The birth of the Church at Pentecost is a snapshot of the world’s first universally welcoming family (Acts 2:9-11).  From that first moment, the Church has been multicultural and inclusive, that is to say, catholic, a word that comes from the Greek, katholikos, which means […] [Read more]

Saint Catherine of Siena

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Tweet Share54 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Part of the Easter season is a celebration of the Sacrament of Baptism.  At each Mass, the Easter Candle is lit, and the baptismal font is placed front and center or richly decorated throughout the fifty days of Easter.  In Baptism, we receive the gift […] [Read more]