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  • Saint Joseph of Cupertino

    The Liturgical Year Dom Prosper Gueranger, O.S.B. September 18 Saint Joseph of Cupertino Confessor While, in France, the rising spirit of Jansenism was driving God from the hearts of the […]

     
  • The Feast of the Imprinting of the Stigmata of Saint Francis of Assisi

    The Liturgical Year Dom Prosper Gueranger, O.S.B. September 17 The Stigmata of Saint Francis   The great Patriarch of Assisi will soon appear a second time in the holy Liturgy, […]

     
  • Saint Hyacinth

    The Liturgical Year   Dom Prosper Gueranger, O.S.B.   Saint Hyacinth   Confessor   One of the loveliest lilies from the Dominican field to-day unfurls its petals at the foot […]

     
  • Saint Clare of Assisi

    Throughout the history of the Church there have been so many wonderful companions in holiness and saintliness.  Paul and Luke, Alexander and Athanasius, Hilary and Martin, Benedict and his sister […]

     
  • Pope Saint Sixtus II, Saint Lawrence, and Saint Romanus

    Victories of the Martyrs   By Saint Alphonsus Maria de Ligouri, Bishop and Doctor of the Church   Chapter LXI   Saints Sixtus II, Pope; Lawrence, Deacon; Romanus, Soldier   […]

     
  • Practices for the Time After Pentecost

    The Liturgical Year Dom Prosper Gueranger, O.S.B. Volume 10 – The Time After Pentecost Chapter III – Practices for the Time After Pentecost   The object which holy Church has […]

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  • The Mystery of the Time After Pentecost

    The Liturgical Year Dom Prosper Gueranger, O.S.B. Volume 10 – The Time After Pentecost Chapter II – The Mystery of the Time After Pentecost   That we may thoroughly understand […]

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  • The Sacrament of Baptism

    The Baptismale (In which is contained the Rite of Holy Baptism) The Rite of Holy Baptism translated into English   Baptism is, according to the Roman Catechism: With regard to […]

     
  • QOTD: The Failings of Rulers

    “Time testifies to the truth of these assertions. When rulers were men filled with the spirit of God, such as Recaredo, St. Ferdinand, Cisneros and Isabel the Catholic, little was […]

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  • The History of the Time After Pentecost

    The Liturgical Year Dom Prosper Gueranger, O.S.B. Volume 10 – The Time After Pentecost Chapter I – The History of the Time After Pentecost   The Solemnity of Pentecost and […]

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