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Dom Gueranger on the Mass of Holy Thursday and the Stripping of the Altars

The Church intends, on this day, to renew, in a most solemn manner, the mystery of the Last Supper: for our Lord Himself, on this occasion of the institution of the Blessed Sacrament, said to His Apostles: Do this for … Continue reading

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17th September, The Imprinting of the Holy Stigmata on St Francis, Confessor

Two years before his death, St. Francis retired to mount Alverno where he began a fast of 40 days in honour of St. Michael the archangel. And lo! in the midst of his meditation he saw a figure like a … Continue reading

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