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Angelic Eyes

Location: Bloomingdale, IL USA

By: Daniel M.

One day i was bored and my mom had lit a candle. So i started dropping things into the flame, the candle was tall and it was in a glass cylinder. then i dropped a couple matches in and a bigger flame came up so i thought it was cool the glass wasnt burning so it was bigger and i dont know why i let it go that long but the glass exploded with big and little shards sooting everywhere. and i am sure that thanks to my guardian angel, my face or body was not cut , my eyes were not blinded by the glass and i wasnt harmed at all. to this day i really remember that my guardian angel is always with me and i say that prayer to the guardian angel every day.

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Saint of the Day: St. Florian

St. Florian

The St. Florian commemorated in the Roman Martyrology on May 4th, was an officer of the Roman army, who occupied a high administrative post in Noricum, now part of Austria, and who suffered death for the Faith in the days of Diocletian. His legendary "Acts" state that he gave himself up at Lorch to the soldiers of Aquilinus, the governor, when they were rounding ... continue reading



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St. Isabel of France

Sister of St. Louis and daughter of King Louis VIII of France and Blanche of Castile, she refused offers of marriage from several noble suitors to continue her life of virginity consecrated to God. She ministered to the sick and the poor, and after the death of her mother, founded the Franciscan Monastery of the Humility of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Longchamps ... continue reading


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St. Gabriel, the Archangel

The name Gabriel means "man of God," or "God has shown himself mighty." It appears first in the prophesies of Daniel in the Old Testament. The angel announced to Daniel the prophecy of the seventy weeks. His name also occurs in the apocryphal book of Henoch. He was the angel who appeared to Zachariah to announce the birth of St. John the Baptizer. Finally, he ... continue reading



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During his visit to the United States this coming September, Pope Francis will canonize Blessed Junipero Serra, the heroic 'Apostle of ... continue reading

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Every carpenter must practice patience. We can learn important lessons from the wood shop in Nazareth from the humble Saint Joseph. I have ... continue reading




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