Here is a sermon given by a priest on St. Thomas Aquinas – Enjoy! St. Thomas Aquinas – Pray for us!  … Read More

A great book on the Incorruptibles – “The Incorruptibles: A Study of the Incorruption of the Bodies of Various Catholic Saints and Beati” by: Joan Carroll Cruz Another interesting read here¬†and here The incorrupt body of Blessed Anna Maria Taigi, wax portraiture over bone, San Crisogono, Rome. (All photos: Elizabeth Harper)   The wax effigy… Read More

The peace of the body then consists in the duly proportioned arrangement of its parts. The peace of the irrational soul is the harmonious repose of the appetites, and that of the rational soul the harmony of knowledge and action. The peace of body and soul is the well-ordered and harmonious life and health of… Read More

There is no doubt, St. Augustine of Hippo is one of the most well known Doctors of the Church. His writings have inspired Christians from all ages. Why is this so? Why do so many Christians and non-Christians gravitate to his writings? St. Augustine was no doubt a genius. However, like other Doctors of the… Read More

BLESSED JUNIPERO SERRA¬† An 18th century Spanish Franciscan who founded a string of missions across Mexico and California will be canonized Pope Francis announced on January 15th. Blessed Serra is credited with directly founding 9 missions in California, one in Baja California in Mexico and with reinvigorating established missions in Mexico. The announcement came when… Read More