Posts Tagged ‘Saints’

Saints in the Making

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Tweet Share22 Pin2 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleWe are all called to be saints – to be holy. As Saint Paul said to the Church in Thessalonica, “This is the will of God – your holiness” (1 Thessalonians 4:3). Jesus himself issued the call in his Sermon on the Mount. He was addressing […] [Read more]

Saint Anthony: Lost and Found

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

Tweet Share108 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble “Dear Saint Anthony, come around, something is lost and can’t be found…” Over the centuries, Saint Anthony of Padua, whose feast day we observe today, has remained one of the most popular saints for Catholics around the world.  By popular custom, he is the “go-to” […] [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]

Our Newest Saints

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Tweet Share46 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleThe Solemnity of All Saints, or All Saints Day, is the day the Church has set aside to celebrate those, marked with the sign of faith, who have gone before us to heaven.  Our belief in the communion of saints, as expressed in the Creed, stems […] [Read more]