Monthly Archives: October 2012

THIRTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

        Readings: First Reading: Jeremiah 31:7-9 7 For thus saith the Lord: Rejoice ye in the joy of Jacob, and neigh before the head of the Gentiles: shout ye, and sing, and say: Save, O Lord, thy … Continue reading

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JOHN STONE

    From OSA Website Saint John Stone, priest and martyr October 25 Almost everything we know about John Stone regards his imprisonment and death. Presumably he joined the Augustinians at Canterbury, England, where the Order was founded in 1318. … Continue reading

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ST. ANTHONY CLARET

    From CNA Anthony Claret was born in Spain in 1807 and like his father, he was a weaver by trade. In his spare time, he studied Latin, and at the age of 22, he entered the seminary, and was … Continue reading

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Wednesday 29th WEEK ORDINARY TIME

  Readings: First Reading: Ephesians 3:2-12 2 If yet you have heard of the dispensation of the grace of God which is given me towards you: 3 How that, according to revelation, the mystery has been made known to me, … Continue reading

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Saint William the Hermit & Blessed John the Good, religious

    From OSA Website Saint William the Hermit & Blessed John the Good, religious October 23 Both of these hermits belong to the period of the Order’s pre-history. William, who was never personally associated with the Augustinians, and who … Continue reading

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A RELIC OF BLESSED JOHN PAUL II TO BE TAKEN TO LOURDES

    From VIS news Friday, October 19, 2012 A RELIC OF JOHN PAUL II WILL BE TAKEN TO LOURDES   Vatican City,  (VIS) – A relic of Blessed John Paul II will be transported to the French shrine of … Continue reading

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THE DOOR OF FAITH

          The Holy Father, Pope Benedict XVI has written something that he would like us to read for the year of faith. Here is the document Porta Fidei so you can read it yourself. The first … Continue reading

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LIFE OF SAINT LUKE

    From Newadvent Biography of Saint Luke The name Lucas (Luke) is probably an abbreviationfrom Lucanus, like Annas from Ananus, Apollos from Apollonius, Artemas from Artemidorus, Demas from Demetrius, etc. (Schanz, “Evang. des heiligen Lucas”, 1, 2; Lightfoot on … Continue reading

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FEAST OF SAINT LUKE READINGS

        Readings: First Reading: 2 Timothy 4:10-17b 10 For Demas hath left me, loving this world, and is gone to Thessalonica: Crescens into Galatia, Titus into Dalmatia. 11 Only Luke is with me. Take Mark, and bring … Continue reading

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NEW SERIES OF CATECHESES ON THE SUBJECT OF FAITH

  From VIS Wednesday, October 17, 2012 A NEW SERIES OF CATECHESES ON THE SUBJECT OF FAITH   Vatican City,  (VIS) – During his general audience this morning, Benedict XVI began a new series of catecheses which will cover the … Continue reading

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