MEMORARE PRAYER TO ST. JOSEPH. Ite ad Ioseph (Go to Joseph!)


March 19 PRAYER TO ST. JOSEPH. Ite ad Ioseph (Go to Joseph!) As we approach the Solemnity of St. Joseph, which is transferred to March 20 this year, we could prepare ourselves by having recourse to him praying the “Memorare (Remember)” to St. Joseph. After the Blessed Virgin Mary, St. Joseph is the greatest saint…

March 7: STS. PERPETUA AND FELICITY, MARTYRS.


March 7 STS. PERPETUA AND FELICITY, MARTYRS St. Perpetua was a 22-year old married noble and a nursing mother. Her co-martyr St. Felicity, an expectant mother, was her slave. They suffered together at Carthage in the Roman province of Africa. The Passion of Sts. Perpetua, Felicitas, and their Companions in 203 is said to preserve…

Feb. 14: ST. VALENTINE


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Jan. 26: Sts. Timothy and Titus, Bishops AV+ Divine Office Reading.


January 26 Saints Timothy and Titus, Bishops AV+ Divine Office Reading St. Timothy (d.97) was the son of a pagan father and a Hebrew-Christian mother, Eunice. He was a disciple of St. Paul. St. Paul consecrated him Bishop of Ephesus. According to a fourth century story, he was beaten to death by a mob when…

Jan. 25: THE CONVERSION OF ST. PAUL AV summary + text.


January 25 THE CONVERSION OF ST. PAUL AV summary + text. The conversion of Saul of Tarsus, while he was on his way to Damascus to arrest more Christians (c. 33 to 36), is one of the most touching miracles of the history of the early Church: Paul ceased persecuting the Church and became a…