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Christian Saints & Heroes

Mary MacKillop co-founded the Sisters of St. Joseph of the Sacred Heart in 1867, and gained a reputation as the first Australian nun to leave the cities to administer to the the nation's isolated, rural poor.
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Daily Readings

Reading 1, Ezekiel 43:1-7
He took me to the gate, the one facing east. I saw the glory of ... Read More

Psalm, Psalms 85:9-10, 11-12, 13-14
His saving help is near for those who fear him, his glory will ... Read More

Gospel, Matthew 23:1-12
Then addressing the crowds and his disciples Jesus said, 'The ... Read More

Saint of the Day

August 23 Saint of the Day

St. Philip Benizi
August 23: Servite cardinal and preacher. Born in Florence, Italy, to ... Read More