ST. JOHN PAUL II ON CONVERSION AND DIVINE MERCY


ST. JOHN PAUL II ON CONVERSION AND DIVINE MERCY We have just rejoiced over the story of St. Augustine’s conversion. Nevertheless, the grace of conversion is not a just a momentary decision which remains static throughout one’s life. Rather, it presupposes as always the knowledge of God’s loving mercy and is called to grow daily…

August 4: ST. JOHN MARIA VIANNEY, Patron Saint of Parish Priests


  August 4: ST. JOHN MARIE VIANNEY Patron of Parish Priests “Saint Jean-Marie-Baptiste Vianney [the Curè d’Ars], was born on May 8, 1786 near Lyons, France. Nearly refused admittance into the seminary due to ‘his ignorance,’ then denied ordination for failing the exam, a good bishop finally recognized the sanctity of our simple Saint. ‘He…