Category Archives: Saints

  1. The Good Bishop and the Determined Little Girl

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    June 6, 2014 by lucieromarin

    I just read this in the biography of St John Neumann, and had to share it: A charming story is …
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  2. Oils, Books, Treasure

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    May 17, 2014 by lucieromarin

    Well, despite my clarion call to women to resist the temptation to fret about beauty, I found myself this morning …
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  3. Virgins – Not Made of Pink Sugar

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    May 12, 2014 by lucieromarin

    To understand anything, the first thing you have to realise is that the devil cannot create anything. All he can …
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  4. Piety versus Magneto

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    March 27, 2014 by lucieromarin

    The trailer for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ looks all kinds of silly (though I’m sure I’ll see the film …
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  5. “I do not Promise You Happiness in this Life…”

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    January 29, 2014 by lucieromarin

    In an apparition to St Bernadette Soubirous, Our Lady said, “I do not promise you happiness in this life, but …
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  6. Sunday Miscellany

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    January 5, 2014 by lucieromarin

    At last! After years of listening to the annual sermon about how the Poles saved us all at the Battle …
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  7. St Lucy’s Day!

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    December 13, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Well, you know you’re a popular saint when your Feast Day makes it on to the IKEA website! Granted, this …
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  8. St Elizabeth of Hungary

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    November 19, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Today, in the Old Calendar, is the feast of St Elizabeth of Hungary, and, for the life of me, I …
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  9. Saints – Available for Relationships Other than Marriage

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    October 19, 2013 by lucieromarin

    The wrong kind of interminable vocation-discussion can have an unintended side effect; it can reduce persons of the opposite sex to …
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  10. AHA! A Story About St Therese that You’ve Never Heard Before!

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    October 3, 2013 by lucieromarin

    I’m serious! Today, in the old calendar, is the Feast of St Therese (and the chant for tonight’s Mass is …
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