A sermon of Pope St Gregory the Great The word "angel" denotes a function rather than a nature You should be aware that the word “angel” denotes a function rather than a nature. Those holy spirits of heaven have indeed always been spirits. They can only be called angels when they…
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The Little Flower, pray for us!
from the Catechism of the Catholic Church & The Fundamentals of Catholic Dogma by Ludwig Ott
From the letters of St Pius of Pietrelcina (Padre Pio) Stones of the eternal dwelling With unceasing blows of healing chisel and careful stripping away…
Our Lady of Sorrows The devotion to Our Lady of Sorrows flourished in the Middle Ages, and the hymn Stabat Mater was composed for it. Although it is…
St John Chrysostom (349 - 407) He was born in Antioch. After a thorough education, he took up the ascetic life. He was ordained to the priesthood, and…
From a Discourse by St. Andrew of Crete
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Thank you to our our Lay Dominican chapter president (Our Lady of Peace Lay Dominican Fraternity), Fred Thomas for sharing this: Who was St. Rose of…
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The Call to Holiness