Daily Archives: October 4, 2012

St. Francis of Assisi: His Canticle of the Sun

The Writings of St. Francis of Assisi, tr. by Paschal Robinson, [1905], at sacred-texts.com Of the several “cantica in vulgari” which St. Francis composed, the only one that has come down to us, as far as is known, is the … Continue reading

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Loreto: Full text of the Pope’s homily during Mass today.

(Vatican Radio) On Thursday, October 4th, Pope Benedict XVI visited the Holy House at the Shrine of Loreto. Afterwards, he celebrated Mass at Our Lady of Loreto Square. Below is the full text of his homily Your Eminences, Dear Brother … Continue reading

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The Holy House of Loreto

Pope Benedict visits Loreto today to welcome the Year of Faith. Fifty years ago, Pope John XXIII went there to entrust the outcome of that Council to Our Lady. Here is a story about the Holy House of Loreto: From Starhabor.com: … Continue reading

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