Daily Archives: September 5, 2011

Fraternal Charity in Community of Believers – Holy Father.

A translation of the address Benedict XVI gave yesterday before praying the midday Angelus with crowds that gathered at Castel Gandolfo.   Dear Brothers and Sisters, The biblical readings for the Mass this Sunday center on the theme of fraternal charity … Continue reading


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St Eugene, first bishop of Ardstraw and patron of Derry

If your name is Eugene, Owen, or even Tyrone (from Tír Eoghain, the land of Eugene), then you probably know about the saint whose festival falls on 23 August. The following extract from Canon O’Hanlon’s Lives of the Irish Saints … Continue reading

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Cantate Boys Choir sing Thomas Tallis: in Honour of Mother Teresa (september 5)

(From AmericanCatholic.org) Mother Teresa of Calcutta, the tiny woman recognized throughout the world for her work among the poorest of the poor, was beatified October 19, 2003. Among those present were hundreds of Missionaries of Charity, the Order she founded … Continue reading

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