What our 2nd American-born martyr, to be beatified Saturday, is still saying to youth today Brother James Miller, a native of Wisconsin, will be beatified December 7 in Huehuetenango, Guatemala, the place where he was martyred on February 13, 1982, at the age of 37. Pope Francis has sent … Source
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The Day Pearl Harbor was bombed Father Emil J. Kapaun Servant of God 1916-1951 Fr. Kapaun was born in Kansas, to a farming family. He was ordained a priest in 1940, and entered the U.S. Army Chaplain Corp. in 1944, serving soldiers during WWII and the Korean war in 1950. Known as a legend for […]
Blessed Feast of St. Nicholas! St. Nicholas was born circa 280 in present-day Turkey. His wealthy parents died in an epidemic while Nicholas was still young and he was raised by his uncle. St. Nicholas became bishop of Myra and was imprisoned during the Diocletian persecution but later released by Constantine. Nicholas attended the first […]
Why Saint Nick (Santa Claus) Punched A Heretic (And Iglesia ni Cristo Probably Avoids Christmas) | Cool Catholics Articles Why Saint Nick (Santa Claus) Punched A Heretic (And Iglesia ni Cristo Probably Avoids Christmas) By Cool Catholics – December 1, 2017 0 1383 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter During the First Ecumenical Council of […]
Beatification for Archbishop Sheen postponed By Catholic News Service PEORIA, Ill. (CNS) — Bishop Daniel R. Jenky of Peoria said Vatican officials have told him that the upcoming beatification of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen has been post… Source