Category Archives: Saints

  1. On Crescents and Croissants

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    September 12, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Tales of glorious victories against one’s historic enemy are tricky things. If the main reason you’re free to sit about …
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  2. Magyarország Forever!

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    September 2, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Magyarország is Hungary, and today is the feast of St Stephen of Hungary, who was not only the nation’s first …
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  3. Bishops, Other than the Bad Ones

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    August 11, 2013 by lucieromarin

    So…bishops, huh. We’ve all heard a lot about awful bishops, and I’ll admit that in the past few decades we …
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  4. Eight Things You Weren’t Told About St Teresa Benedicta of the Cross

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    August 11, 2013 by lucieromarin

    1. It’s her real name. It’s her real name! Enough with this ‘St Edith Stein’ business! From the moment of …
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  5. Good Priests, Largely Forgotten

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    August 3, 2013 by lucieromarin

    The more you look to a priest for leadership, the greater is the suffering when that leadership is not given. …
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  6. Fathers of the Poor

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    July 31, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Inferior priests make roadkill. They break hearts and lose souls; we all know that, and we can all think of …
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  7. The Continuum

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    July 13, 2013 by lucieromarin

    I mentioned that I’ve been reading John Saward’s “Sweet and Blessed Country: the Christian Hope for Heaven.” If your idea …
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  8. Mysticism – Not a Fun Job

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    July 6, 2013 by lucieromarin

    At university, I took a course on women’s spiritual writings, during which the lecturer suggested that female mysticism existed as …
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  9. Redemptorist Rhapsody

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    June 29, 2013 by lucieromarin

    I don’t know about you, but I never think about Redemptorists. I mean, I know they exist, but I never …
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  10. St Anthony: Patron Saint of Items Wedged into Flowerpots

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    June 13, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Today – on the Old Calendar, anyway; I can’t speak for the New – is the Feast of Saint Anthony …
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