Saint Thomas Aquinas, Priest, Doctor St Thomas Aquinas (1225 - 1274) He was born of a noble family in southern Italy, and was educated by the…
St. Paul, the Apostle, Pray for us!
Deacon and Martyr
From a treatise On Virgins by Saint Ambrose, bishop Too young to be punished, yet old enough for a martyr's crown Today is the birthday of a virgin; let…
From a sermon by Saint Gregory Nazianzen The baptism of Christ Christ is bathed in light; let us also be bathed in light. Christ is baptized; let us…
St Basil the Great (330 - 379) Basil was born in 330 at Caesarea in Cappadocia, of a Christian family. A brilliant scholar and a virtuous man, he…

December 2022

Note: When Christmas occurs on Sunday, the Feast of the Holy Family is celebrated on December 30.
Saint John, Apostle, Evangelist - Feast James and John, the sons of Zebedee, were nicknamed by Jesus “the sons of thunder.” John is involved in many of…
Today the Church celebrates the Feast Day of one of the first deacons - St. Stephen. Today I offer special prayer intention for deacons Tracy Jamison…
From a sermon of Saint Leo the Great, pope Christian, remember your dignity Dearly beloved, today our Savior is born; let us rejoice. Sadness should…
From a Sermon - St. Bernard of Clairvaux
From a Letter of Pope St Leo the Great