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Justin the Martyr is a Model for Our Mission

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One has only to open social media or any other source of news to discover the obvious. Our Society is in a serious moral decline. Many ... continue reading


New Saints: Pope Francis canonizes 10 new saints to the Catholic Church

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Pope Francis on Sunday recognized 10 new saints of the Catholic Church during a canonization Mass in St. Peter's Square. Religious men and ... continue reading


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SAINT ATHANASIUS: Defender of the Faith

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The Bishop and Doctor of the Church whom we honor today in the Roman Catholic Liturgical Calendar was called the Defender of the ... continue reading


Here are more interesting facts about St. Patrick's Day few people know Watch

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Here are some more little-known facts about St. Patrick's Day. 1.    The Irish began celebrating St. Patrick's Day as early ... continue reading


Ash Wednesday Angel Appears Over California!

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St. Valentine: How a beheaded martyr became the poster child for romantic love Watch

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Quotes of the Saints - Five saints have a message for you on this Thanksgiving holiday Watch

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The Feast of Sts. Michael, Gabriel and Raphael: Archangels and Powerful Spiritual Allies Sent by Love and for Love Watch

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Pope Francis beatifies martyred nun who was stabbed 19 times

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Pope Francis beatified Maria Laura Mainetti, a nun who was martyred by stabbing in 2001. The public beatification took place on June 6, ... continue reading


Bet you didn't know these 10 things about St. Patrick and Ireland!

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