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Happy Feast of St. Paul of the Cross!

Today is the Feast Day of St. Paul of the Cross, Founder of the Passionists. If you are faced with any kind of suffering in life (and this would include everyone at some point or other), you should get to know St. Paul of the Cross whose life’s mission included love of the Cross wherein […]

Memorial of St Vincent De Paul

One beautiful diamond is worth more than a mountain of stones, and one virtuous act of acquiescence and submission is better than an abundance of good works done for others. – St. Vincent de Paul Today is the Memorial of St. Vincent De Paul, founder of the Sisters of Charity and patron of the St. […]

The Battle Over Archbishop Fulton Sheen’s Body

Yesterday, I posted Bishop Jenky’s statement about the suspension of the cause for the canonization of Archbishop Fulton Sheen. The Vatican has weighed in saying that the suspension is expected to be temporary, and so has the Archdiocese of New York. What jumps out at me in the statement from the Archdiocese of New York are […]